Sat., October 31, 2009 9:32am (EDT)

Georgia Has Great Credit
By Melissa Stiers
Updated: 5 years ago

ATLANTA  —  
Georgia gets triple-A bond rating.  Translation: The state's got good credit.  (photo by Jimmy Wayne via flickr)
Georgia gets triple-A bond rating. Translation: The state's got good credit. (photo by Jimmy Wayne via flickr)
Georgia has great credit. A news release from Governor Sonny Perdue’s office says the state once again received the highest possible bond ratings from all three rating agencies.

The high ratings, it says, will likely mean significant interest savings, and Georgia is one of just seven states to maintain triple A bond ratings during these difficult times.


Contributors: Rickey Bevington