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Dependents (including yourself) Score:
One
2
Two
2
Three
2
Four
1
Five+
1
Years At Present Address Score:
Under 2
years
1
2 to 4
years
2
5 to 8
years
2
9 to 14
years
3
15 years
or more
4
Years With Present Employer Score:
Under 2
years
1
2 to 4
years
3
5 to 8
years
4
9 to 15
years
5
Over 15
years
6
Years With Previous Employer Score:
Under 2
years
1
2 to 4
years
2
5 to 8
years
2
9 to 15
years
3
Over 15
years
3
Gross Monthly Income Score:
Less
Than
$2,000
1
$2,000
to
$2,600
2
$2,601
to
$3,000
4
$3,001
to
$3,600
5
$3,601
to
$4,200
7
$4,201
to
$4,600
9
$4,601
to
$5,200
11
$5,201
or
More
12
Approximate Savings: (passbook, money market, CDs, home equity-home value less mortgage balance) Score:
Less
Than
$10,000
1
$10,000
to
$17,000
2
$17,001
to
$26,000
4
$26,001
to
$38,000
5
$38,001
to
$46,000
7
$46,001
to
$56,000
9
$56,001
to
$65,000
11
$65,001
or
More
12
Percent Of Monthly Income Remaining After Expenses (excluding monthly rent or mortgage payment) Score:
Under
10%
1
10% to
25%
3
26% to
33%
5
34% to
50%
7
Over
50%
9

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