Can collection agencies remove entries from your credit report?

Answer It is possible for collection agencies to remove negative entries from your credit report--but it can be difficult to negotiate unless the reported information is false. If you have an account in c... Read More »

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When do collection agencies report to credit bureaus?

Collection agencies have a mandate to update the credit bureau as to their client's status once per month. Additionally, credit bureaus update clients' credit reports once per month. Therefore, an ... Read More »

When do collection agencies report to the credit bureau?

A collection agency will report someone to the credit bureau after sending letters demanding payment (called demand letters) and not receiving a response. There is no set time when a collection age... Read More »

How to Remove Negative Entries From a Credit Report?

A credit report reflects positive history, such as on-time payments, as well as negative data, such as late payments or charge-offs. Under the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA), however, negative ac... Read More »

How to Remove Collection Accounts From Credit Report?

Every negative item that you are able to remove from your credit reports will raise your credit score. As your credit score goes up, you will be eligible for loans with better interest rates. Colle... Read More »