Credit scores are important and people are more conscious of their credit scores than ever before. Many are taking more time to review their scores and finding ways to improve them, especially younger consumers who typically have lower credit scores. Why is that the case? The information below delves into this topic and outlines ways for consumers to increase their credit score. Although more consumers are earning higher credit scores, younger consumers seem to be left in the cold. This report explains why younger consumers have lower credit and offers tips to help them improve their scores.