Okay, maybe I was just trying to sell some newspapers with that headline. In the second night of Arsenio’s new talk show, there is a taped piece in which he quizzes his employees to make sure they have “soul”. In it, he fires a guy just for having an 840 FICO credit score (850 is the maximum).
The guy who plays “Chip” the show’s Executive Producer looks familiar. I think it’s a funny bit!
You can get your actual FICO score for free at myfico.com by signing up for the 10 day free trial. If you are doing it just to get your score, be sure to cancel before the 10 days are up or you will pay $14.95 per month until you do. You can even cancel right after you get your score. You can do the free trial once every 24 months. Here’s the clip: