Amanda Stanhaus

Tag: credit rating

Credit rating

A measurement of a bond’s likelihood of paying up. Ranges from the best (AAA) to the worst (C) to the bankrupt (D).

(Originally published on Amanda Stanhaus’s financial literacy vocab blog: XO, Bettie Vocab.)

Credit Rating Agency

These give out bond ratings. This is what people are referring to when they mention Moody’sStandard & Poor’s , or Fitch.

(Originally published on Amanda Stanhaus’s financial literacy vocab blog: XO, Bettie Vocab.)