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Posts: 510
Registered: ‎04-17-2007

Re: Holy crap! Credit score increased...a lot!

sweet! congrats!
Posts: 101
Registered: ‎05-08-2007

Re: Holy crap! Credit score increased...a lot!

Debs- Honestly, for all of them, I bought my report (or got it for free at annualcreditreport), went to the account on my report, clicked in to the account details, pressed "dispute this record" or whatever it says, Found something like "never received bill and in the description I told the whole truth: "I have moved many times in the past 7 years and didn't receive this bill. After realizing the mistake, I paid the balance and fees, and then later paid the balance in full," and then it was deleted within the 14 day period. I think the key there, debs, was that it was a zero balance, closed account. However, it's definitely worth a shot! Good luck!
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Posts: 46
Registered: ‎05-22-2007

Re: Holy crap! Credit score increased...a lot!

I'm going to give it another try.  I had 4 baddies on my report, all are about 2 years old, $0 balance.  I've had great payment history for the last 1 1/2 years and have gotten a few credit cards with nice limits.  These 4 baddies are just driving me nuts!

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