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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How to Remove Collection Activity from Your Credit Report?

It will be important to learn how to remove a collections from your credit report and other negative entries found there, if you want to earn or maintain a high rating. Your credit score is probabl... 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 »

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 »

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 »