Credit

Credit may refer to:

  • Credit (casino), a marketing tool that, when used appropriately, can result in significant casino revenues
  • Credit (creative arts), acknowledging the ideas or other work of writers and contributors
  • Credit (finance), the granting of a loan and the creation of debt. It is any form of deferred payment.
    • Credit rating, assessment of credit worthiness
    • Credit score, a representation of credit worthiness
  • Credit (science fiction), a form of currency in some fictional works
  • Course credit, a system of measuring academic coursework
  • Debits and credits, a type of bookkeeping entry
  • Game credits, a count of the current number of games that can be played in pinball and arcade games

Famous quotes containing the word credit:

    To act the part of a true friend requires more conscientious feeling than to fill with credit and complacency any other station or capacity in social life.
    Sarah Ellis (1812–1872)

    Especially with our first child, we tend to take too much responsibility—both credit and blame—for everything. The more we want to be good parents, the more we tend to see ourselves as making or breaking our children.
    Polly Berrien Berends (20th century)

    If you love those who love you, what credit is that to you? For even sinners love those who love them.
    Bible: New Testament, Luke 6:32.