How do i receive a credit report?

Answer Get a copy of your credit report by going to and requesting a copy. You can receive one free copy each and every year, and it is important to do so to stay on top of your cre... Read More »

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How do I receive my free credit report once a year?

OnlineGo to the free annual credit report website (see Resources section) and select your state on the homepage. Complete the required personal information and you will be able to view your credit ... Read More »

How often can a person receive a free credit report?

Typically, you are legally entitled to a free credit report once per 12 month period. However, according to the Federal Trade Commission, you may also be eligible for a free credit report if you ha... Read More »

How long do bad credit records past the statute of limitations stay on a credit report?

Under the Fair Credit Reporting Act, credit bureaus must remove negative accounts older than seven years. If such an account appears on your credit report, you have the right to dispute it with the... Read More »

How long do bad credit records that are past the statute of limitations stay on your credit report?

Negative entries on your credit report that are accurate will remain for seven years, with the exception of a bankruptcy, which will be reported for 10 years. The entries will remain on your report... Read More »