Build Your Business Credit File

How Strong Business Credit Can Help

Your business credit scores and ratings can play a critical role in your company’s success. The better they are, the better your chances may be for securing the financing, contracts, customers, and supplies you need to grow. That’s why it’s so important to not only know what’s in your business credit file, but to also be able to monitor and manage your scores and ratings, so you can start building toward a brighter future.

Impact Your Scores and Ratings

Managing your business credit file has never been simpler, with easy-to-use, online tools from Dun & Bradstreet that give you 24/7 access to view information in your business credit file, as well as the ability to potentially impact your scores and ratings.*

How to Build Your Business Credit File

We have a solution for every size and type of business!

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Unlimited Access to view ALL D&B Scores and Ratings
Dark Web Email Monitoring
Help Generate Missing
Scores***
Explanation of Scores and Ratings
Industry Benchmarking
Peer Benchmarking
On-Time Payment History††
Alerts (email & in-product)
Business credit inquiries**
Changes to your D&B scores and ratings
New business events
Trade reference changes
Business Information
Reports
One-on-One Consultations
Dedicated Help
CreditBuilder™ Premium
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CreditBuilder Plus

$149/mo

See plan details
Unlimited Access to view ALL D&B Scores and Ratings

Dark Web Email Monitoring

(+3 emails)​

Help Generate Missing
Scores***

Explanation of Scores and Ratings

Industry Benchmarking

Peer Benchmarking

(8 peers)

On-Time Payment History††

(12 trade references)

Alerts (email & in-product)
Business credit inquiries**

Changes to your D&B scores and ratings

New business events

Trade reference changes
Business Information
Reports
One-on-One Consultations
Dedicated Help
CreditBuilder™ Premium
CreditBuilder Premium

$199/mo

See plan details
Unlimited Access to view ALL D&B Scores and Ratings

Dark Web Email Monitoring

(+5 emails)​

Help Generate Missing
Scores***

Explanation of Scores and Ratings

Industry Benchmarking

Peer Benchmarking

(25 peers)

On-Time Payment History††

(Unlimited)

Alerts (email & in-product)
Business credit inquiries**

Changes to your D&B scores and ratings

New business events

Trade reference changes

Business Information
Reports

(10)

One-on-One Consultations
Dedicated Help
CreditBuilder™ Premium
Credibility Concierge

 

See plan details
Unlimited Access to view ALL D&B Scores and Ratings

Dark Web Email Monitoring

(+5 emails)​

Help Generate Missing
Scores***

Explanation of Scores and Ratings

Industry Benchmarking

Peer Benchmarking

(25 peers)

On-Time Payment History††

(Unlimited)

Alerts (email & in-product)
Business credit inquiries**

Changes to your D&B scores and ratings

New business events

Trade reference changes

Business Information
Reports

(10)

One-on-One Consultations

Dedicated Help

CreditBuilder™ Premium

More Information About Our Products

  • Understanding your Dun & Bradstreet business credit file may benefit your company if you are working toward:

    • A business loan
    • A business expansion
    • A new line of credit
    • A move to a new location
    • A new business partnership
    • Award of a contract
    • Weathering a tough economic climate

    Take Action to Help Build Your Business Credit

    Potentially help impact your Dun & Bradstreet scores and ratings by submitting Trade References†† with CreditBuilder Plus.

    Our most popular credit-building solution for companies that are trying to grow, get a bank loan, win contracts, or stay ahead of the competition.

    • Get alerts when other companies inquire on your business**
    • Enjoy unlimited access to view your Dun & Bradstreet scores and ratings
    • Submit 12 Trade References a year to Dun & Bradstreet for verification and acceptance††
    • Free dark web monitoring† of your account’s primary email address, plus three additional business email addresses, to help you protect your business from fraud
    • Benchmark your company against industry medians and up to eight key peers
    • Learn more about actions you can take to see results in your Dun & Bradstreet business credit file with the Insights feature
  • Using CreditBuilder Premium to help build a strong business credit file may help improve your chances to:

    • Qualify for loans
    • Lower interest rates
    • Attract new B2B customers
    • Increase your cash flow
    • Negotiate better payment terms

    Take Action to Potentially Build Business Credit

    Potentially impact your Dun & Bradstreet scores and ratings by submitting unlimited Trade References†† for Dun & Bradstreet verification and acceptance.

    • Maximize the potential impact you can have on your Dun & Bradstreet scores and ratings by submitting an unlimited number of Trade References to Dun & Bradstreet for its verification and acceptance††
    • Benchmark your company against industry averages and up to 25 peers of your choice
    • See what industries are inquiring on your business and get alerted when a new inquiry is made**
    • Stay on top of key strategic relationships with alerts on changes to the business credit files of the suppliers you submit as Trade References
    • Enjoy unlimited access to view your Dun & Bradstreet scores and ratings
    • Free dark web monitoring† of your account’s primary email address, plus five additional business email addresses, to help you protect your business from fraud
    • One-on-one consultations** on critical business credit and credibility topics, including:
      • How to become a supplier to some of the world’s largest companies
      • Government contracting
      • Interpreting data in other companies’ credit reports
      • Separating personal credit from business credit
    • Monitor other companies’ credit reports to help avoid payment defaults and protect your company’s cash flow with Business Information Reports
    • · Access to CreditBuilder™ Premium – Monitor and potentially build your own business credit file

    Let Us Help You Manage Your Business Credit

    Get a dedicated Credibility Concierge for professional account management and support to help you manage and potentially impact your Dun & Bradstreet business credit file.

    • Help make the best credit risk decisions for your company by receiving one-on-one consultations†††
    • Get access to ten Business Information Reports™ on companies of your choice to help assess their creditworthiness
    • Have unlimited Trade References submitted for acceptance and approval to potentially build your business credit file††
    • Benchmark your company against industry averages and up to 25 peers of your choice
    • Stay on top of key strategic relationships with alerts on changes to the business credit files of the suppliers you submit as Trade References††
    • Get access to all CreditBuilder Premium features to access the information in your own business credit file at any time, while partnering with your dedicated specialist to understand and help impact it

 

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Need to submit updates to the business information in your Dun & Bradstreet credit file? You can view and request updates to your company’s information for free with D-U-N-S® Manager.

In many cases, the cost of these products may be tax deductible for purposes of Federal and/or State income tax. Check with your tax advisors.

Purchase is a subscription that automatically renews at then-current prices. Please see the Product License Agreement for more information.

*The information provided by Dun & Bradstreet and its Account Managers is provided “as-is.” Dun & Bradstreet makes no representations or warranties, express or implied, with respect to such information and the results of the use of such information. Neither Dun & Bradstreet nor any of its parents, subsidiaries, affiliates or their respective partners, officers, directors, employees, or agents shall be held liable for any damages arising from or in connection with a business’s use of or reliance on the information given.

**Inquiry or Inquiries are the number of individual request(s) for information, which may include but is not limited to credit information, by a unique external customer(s) on a Dun & Bradstreet D-U-N-S® Number in a rolling one-year (365-day) time period. More than one inquiry can be made by each unique customer, which would indicate that some customers have inquired on such D-U-N-S Number multiple times and may be monitoring the associated business. “Customer” is defined as a person or business requesting Dun & Bradstreet information on another D-U-N-S Number. These requests could be a free service, one-time report purchase, or a subscription-based service.

***Dun & Bradstreet will do an investigation into your company that may help generate some additional scores and ratings, if you don’t already have them.

Qualifying product purchase includes, at no additional cost to you, Dark Web Monitoring by Redacted, Inc. Dark Web Monitoring alerts are included for the initial term of your product subscription with Dun & Bradstreet. Dun & Bradstreet, at its sole discretion, may elect to extend your Dark Web Monitoring and alerts associated with your product beyond your initial product term. Dark Web Monitoring provides a monitoring and alert service associated with your business email account(s) to monitor for suspicious activity on parts of the internet that may not be visible to search engines, alert you if your email address is found on a suspicious site, and provide the potential risk level of the exposure. The Dark Web Monitoring service is not intended to secure your email or your email credentials, is provided “as is,” and neither Dun & Bradstreet nor [redacted] make any warranty or representation, either express or implied hereunder. No advice or information, whether oral or written, obtained by you from Dun & Bradstreet, [redacted], or through or from the Dark Web Monitoring will create any warranty of any kind.

††Trade References will be added subject to Dun & Bradstreet verification and acceptance. Dun & Bradstreet cannot guarantee that trade references will be accepted or that accepted trade references will impact your business credit file or the scores and ratings contained within your file. Please see Trade References for eligibility, process and other information regarding Trade References.

††† The information and advice provided by Dun & Bradstreet and its Concierges or Account Managers during Credibility Concierge counseling sessions or otherwise is provided “as-is.” Dun & Bradstreet makes no representations or warranties, express or implied, with respect to such information and the results of the use of such information, including but not limited to implied warranty of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. Neither Dun & Bradstreet or any of its parents, subsidiaries, affiliates or their respective partners, officers, directors, employees or agents shall be held liable for any damages, whether direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential, including but not limited to lost revenues or lost profits, arising from or in connection with a business’s use or reliance on the information or advice given during any counseling session.