How do I get something removed from my credit report?

Answer A creditor's claim of debt on a report can be detrimental to your credit history and score. This will make obtaining loans, financing and other services difficult for up to seven years. There are a... Read More »

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When will foreclosure be removed from a credit report?

According to the Ohio Attorney General, a foreclosure, which is a legal process used by a lender to take back property, stays on your credit report for seven years. However, the impact on your cred... Read More »

Can a judgment be removed from my credit report?

If a creditor files a lawsuit against you and you either do not appear in court on the day of the hearing or defend yourself but lose the case, a judgment will appear on your credit report. Judgmen... Read More »

When can a Chapter 7 be removed from a credit report?

The Fair Credit Reporting Act states that a Chapter 7 bankruptcy can be reported on an individual's credit report for up to 10 years. Chapter 7 bankruptcies that are being reported incorrectly, how... Read More »

How to Get a Car Repossession Removed From a Credit Report?

If you want to purchase a car but don't have the cash, you can apply for an auto loan. This is an installment loan that allows you to make a set payment each month towards the outstanding balance. ... Read More »