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Verizon stiffed me :(

Hello Everyone

 

I settled with verizon wireless, and I have the letter from them saying that my account will be considered "PAID IN FULL"

 

Today I received this alert.

 

Potentially Negative Alerts notify you when one of your accounts has reported information that may negatively impact your credit score.

  • Alert Date:
    2/2/2014
  • Source:
    Experian
  • Company:
    VERIZON WIRELESS
  • Address:
    1 VERIZON PL
    ALPHARETTA, GA 30004-8510
  • Phone:
    (800) XXX-XXXX
  • Payment Status:
    SETTLEMENT REPORTED
  • Status Date:
    1/31/2014
  • Balance:
    $0.00
     
    What can I do here?  I'm  highly irritated with them at the moment. Will this make my score drop?
     
    Thanks for any advice
     
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Re: Verizon stiffed me :(

The negative referenced would be due to the added late. Absent a PFD, they always add a late in the month you paid it off or settled it. Start GWing.

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