CFA and VantageScore find consumers know more about their scores but don't appreciate their impact on finances.
More consumers have car loans now than at any time since the Great Recession, but delinquency remains low.
Data firm's insurance arm reveals app that aims to prevent smartphone-related car accidents among teens.
A new study from TransUnion said the consumer data firm's new CreditVision credit score will create credit scores for 26.5 million more American. The product will also increase A paper borrowers.
Firm adds additional data to its new CreditVision credit score, including actual payment amounts.
TransUnion reports 157 million consumers had credit cards in 2014.
TransUnion says auto loan delinquencies have risen above 2010 levels but are sharply below 2008's numbers.
Credit data firm will make scores available to those who sign up for credit tracking services.
Mortgage delinquencies set to drop to lowest point since Q3 2007.
Average loan balance rises from $16,694 to $17,090.