Do-It-Yourself Credit Repair (Without Spending a Dime)

Do It Yourself Credit Repair

Michael Delgado, a Social Media Community Manager at Experian, is the author of this post. Michael helps promote financial literacy on Experian social channels and writes for the Experian news blog.

Do you check your credit reports regularly? Credit reports are your credit references, as reported by your lenders. And, unfortunately, some lenders may accidentally report inaccurate information about your payment history. This is why it’s important for everyone to monitor their credit reports regularly and to dispute any information that is inaccurate. Today we wanted to show you a complete guide to do-it-yourself credit repair.

If you need to fix your credit report, here are the steps to take (and online apps you need) to get your credit report updated quickly, without paying hundreds of dollars to “credit repair” clinics. If you’re not looking to repair your credit yourself, then we recommend you go with one of these top credit repair companies.

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Step 1: Request your free credit report from each credit bureau

The Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act (FACTA) entitles you to one free credit report each year from Experian, Equifax, and TransUnion and you can get this through or by calling 1-877-322-8228.

In addition, you may request a free report directly from the credit reporting companies in certain circumstances. “Under the Fair Credit Reporting Act, consumers who receive public assistance, are unemployed (and seeking employment), or believe their credit report contains fraudulent data, are also entitled to a free report,” says Maxine Sweet, Vice President of Public Education at Experian.

Request your free credit report from each bureau

CREDIT TIP: You can keep a close eye on the credit activity that is being reported for you simply by requesting a free credit report every four months. For example, get your Experian Report in January, Equifax in May, and TransUnion in September.

Step 2: Audit your credit reports carefully

“Remember that credit report information comes from the companies who have accounts with you. The goal is not just to fix your credit report, but to make sure that your information is correct with the source so that it will be reported correctly to everyone who checks your credit references. Reviewing your credit report can help you discover and resolve those inaccuracies,” says Sweet.

Each credit report differs in how information is presented, but here’s a breakdown of what you’ll typically find:

  • Personal  Identification (addresses, employment history, name, social security number)
  • Types of Accounts (revolving, installment, loans, joint accounts, credit limits, debts)
  • Collections (if any accounts went to collections)
  • Public Records (about  financial obligations)
  • Consumer Statement (such as a statement of dispute if you do not agree with your lender about the status of your account)
  • Hard Credit Inquiries (showing you applied for new credit or services)
  • Soft Credit Inquiries (showing requests made by lenders who sent you an offer or that you requested your own report — soft inquiries are shown only to you)

Here’s a sample credit report [pdf] from Experian explaining the different parts of your report:

Audit your credit reports carefully

As you audit your credit report, pay close attention to these areas:

Missed Payments
Your payment history makes up the biggest part of your credit scores, so any past-due amounts or late payments will damage your scores (especially missed mortgage payments). If you have any missed payments on your report that are incorrect, make sure to dispute the inaccuracy because it can make a big impact on your scores. You may need to talk to your lender to find out why your records do not agree about the payment.

Length of Time Using Credit (Depth of Credit)
Many people don’t realize that older credit accounts with good credit history actually help you. It shows you have managed credit well for a significant amount of time. Consider the pros of cons before you close any accounts (if they are tempting you to overspend).

The Variety of Accounts
Having a mix of different credit accounts can help you because it shows you know how to manage different types of credit. Managing a car loan with a fixed monthly payment is very different from managing a credit card where you control the amount you owe and pay each month.

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Recent Credit Accounts
If you’ve recently taken out a loan or credit card, you’ll want to make sure it’s appearing on your credit report. New credit accounts can signal risk (and could lower your scores at first), but the added credit mix and consistent payment history will likely improve your scores over time.

Amount of Credit
It’s important to make sure you’re using less than 30% of your available credit on revolving credit accounts. For example, if you have a $10,000 credit limit on a credit card – you never want to carry a balance over $3,000 because it can hurt your credit scores. The lower, the better. 

So while auditing your credit report, make sure the credit limit assigned on your revolving accounts are accurate – and the amount owed is under 30% of your credit limit. If not, consider requesting a higher credit limit on that credit card to lower your utilization rate. Even better, pay down your balances so that you are only charging what you can pay in full each month.

CREDIT TIP: If you notice any fraud, you can set a fraud alert right away which cautions lenders to verify your identity before opening any new credit accounts. It’s simple to set-up fraud alerts by using  these  direct links to ExperianEquifax, and TransUnion. “You can also freeze your credit reports for a small fee to prevent new creditors from accessing your report. However, freezing your credit reports means you will have to temporarily unfreeze them when you need services, which can be inconvenient,” says Sweet.

Step 3: Dispute incorrect data

There is no cost to dispute any items on your credit report. And you can dispute incorrect information in a variety of ways. Always start with a current copy of your credit report. Then, you can call the phone number on your credit report or use one of the following online apps from one of the following credit bureaus:

Experian credit dispute app

Screenshot of the Experian Credit Dispute App

Equifax credit dispute app

Screenshot of the Equifax Credit Dispute App

TransUnion credit dispute app

Screenshot of the TransUnion Credit Dispute App

“In most cases, you only need to ask one credit bureau to dispute an account on your behalf .. If your lender responds to a disputed item with a correction, they are required to report that corrected information to any credit reporting company to which they provide their data,” according to Sweet.

Some people think that disputing information on your credit report can hurt your credit scores, but that is not true. Disputes are not reported in your history and are not scored.  Disputing inaccurate information is exactly what you should do to help ensure your credit history is correct.  Another myth is that disputing information you believe is inaccurate will cause info to remain longer on your credit. Information is deleted based on the dates of missed payments or when the account was closed, for example.

CREDIT TIP: If you cannot resolve a disputed item with your lender, you may add a “Statement of Dispute” to your credit report explaining  why the information is incorrect. The statement you write must be under 100 words, and should address why the info the lender is reporting is incorrect. For example, “Never missed any payments with [Lender Name].”  This statement will remain on your report for two years and visible to anyone who has permission to review your report.

Step 4: Wait 30 days for removal or response from creditor

When you dispute an item on your report, the credit bureau will contact the creditor to respond to the dispute. If no response is received within 30-45 days, the credit bureau will remove the account or correct the negative information and notify you of the results.  “If you disagree with the results, you may need to contact the creditor directly and provide additional documentation if your records do not agree with theirs,” says Sweet.

CREDIT TIP: If you need additional help with debt or your credit, avoid going to a “credit repair clinic,” which could cost you hundreds (if not thousands) of dollars. Instead, seek out an accredited non-profit credit counseling agency. And, if you know of a great non-profit credit counseling agency, please share in the comments.

Step 5: Request a new credit report from each credit agency

After an item is corrected with one credit reporting company, wait three or four weeks before requesting a fresh credit report from the other credit bureaus. You want to give the creditor some time to report the corrected data. Getting a fresh report will ensure that the item has been removed or updated. You may also choose to purchase a  credit score to see if your risk level has improved.

We hope these tips on do-it-yourself credit repair are helpful! If you ever have any specific questions about your Experian credit report, check out the Ask Experian blog for answers to common questions. And join our weekly Experian #CreditChat on Twitter with credit experts Maxine Sweet and Rod Griffin. (And remember, if you’re trying to pay off debt to help improve your credit score, ReadyForZero can help you get there faster!)

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  • John S @ Frugal Rules

    Good write up! I have to regularly check my report as I am a Jr and have had several times where my Dad’s info might be included on mine. It can be a hassle to take care of, but well worth it in the end.

    • I never thought about the “Jr.” thing being a cause for credit confusion, but now that you mention it I can totally see how that might happen. Glad to hear you’re on top of it!

      • Most banks routinely ignore any Jr. Sr. reports in pre-screens for this very reason.

  • That’s pretty good tips Ben. Annual Credit Report is a great source to get all 3 free credit reports however you will have to pay to see the scores though. This is why I go to sites like Quizzle and Credit Karma because they will show me my score for free.

    • Yes, I use Credit Karma as well to keep tabs on my score. Thanks, Chris!

  • carol opiyo

    Thanks for the informative article Ben. I have a question. If I use
    up over 30% of my credit limit but pay the balance before the credit
    card company reports the balance to the credit bureaus will that still affect my credit negatively or will it be okay since they will be reporting zero balance. Thanks.

    • In that case, there would be no negative affect on your credit because it would be completely paid off (0% utilization) by the time they even were notified. So not to worry!

      • carol opiyo

        Thanks a lot!

  • Marnica Jeanpierre

    I disputed an inaccurate judgment on my transunion report and it was removed. Will I have to dispute it on Equifax and Experian as well or will it delete it there as well ?

    • Marnica, my understanding is that if the inaccuracy appears on the other two reports you will have to dispute it with those two bureaus as well. But I hope I’m wrong, for your sake!

  • Rusty Bittner

    What if you don’t know if something on your credit report is wrong and needs to be disputed. I was never that good at keeping track of my finances and after suffering a head injury while serving in Iraq, I have trouble remembering most things. What can I do..Please help

    • Hi Rusty, the first step would be to get each of your 3 credit reports at Then look through them and see if anything is listed that you don’t recognize. If you’d like help with this, please email me at Thanks! Also, thank you for your service and I’m sorry to hear about your injury. Do you have someone to help look after your finances?

  • jtwebber

    how can I fix my credit

    • Hi there, our credit score resource center may be able to help you:

  • Mike

    Can I dispute legitimate items so they be off my credit sooner or do I have to wait?

    • If an item is legitimate, then it will stay on your credit report for the usual time (up to 7 years, depending on the item).

  • tree06

    What about credit that is a few years old? I have hear the term “fall off the report”, what does that mean? If some items are say 7 years old, is it worth addressing them or letting them get removed from your report?

  • Bobbie

    Ben, does it help your credit if you have a bunch or credit cards and you close some of them after you pay them off?

    • Hi Bobbie, it helps to pay off credit cards, but it doesn’t help to close them (at least, not usually). The reason is that “active” accounts are weighted more heavily than closed accounts. Of course, if you believe you’ll be tempted to spend more, then it might make sense to close the cards anyway. Here are some more resources to help you:

  • medicinehands

    I have several old collections on my report. Should I pay them all off at discounts, or is it better to pay it of slowly, in payments.

    • Hi there, how old are the debts? The reason I ask is the negative impact of an old account will eventually fall off your credit report. If the accounts are just a few years old and you are planning to pay them off either via settlement or via monthly payments, then you have a decision to make. If you pay them at a discount (with a settlement) that could hurt your credit score. If you pay it off in full, it may take a long time. Ultimately you have to decide which option works best for you. Good luck!

  • Alli Danger

    If I have an account with a $0 balance but it’s showing as a negative account, how does that effect my credit and how can I fix it?

    • Hi Alli, if the account is showing up as having a negative balance and that is being reported to the credit bureaus, then it could hurt your credit. You can start by contacting the lender and trying to find out why it shows up with a negative balance. There might be an error in how they are reporting it. You can also initiate a dispute with the credit bureau.

      • Alli Danger

        Thank you! I called one place and they said 7 years but called another and they said possible error so I’m crossing my fingers it gets removed. Can I ask one more question? I have 3 medical bills from the same occurance that are over 2 years old, should I call and see if they will take a settlement offer or would it not make any difference on my credit score? Thanks!

  • Mika

    Hi Ben thanks for the info, very helpful. I have a question, is student loan debt different from other debt. Meaning does statue of limitation apply? Does it fall off your credit report after a certain period of time?

    • Hi Mika, there is a difference between private and federal student loans in this regard. Federal student loans do not have a statute of limitations. Private student loans do have a statute of limitations, and that depends upon: which states you could be sued in; how those states categorize the debt; and the time frame for each state’s statute of limitations for that debt. Also, as a quick note, federal student loan default can lead to garnished wages. Best of luck!

  • Katied

    There is a line of credit on my account with Bank of America that is not mine. It was opened when I was 11 years old. When I first started monitoring my credit I noticed it and phoned BOA they could not find it…? Its always been in good standing and is still active. I assume its actually HELPING my score…but its not mine?! What should I do (if anything)

    • Wow, that is very surprising! I’ve never heard of that before and frankly I’m not sure what the best approach is. Have you tried the dispute process outlined in Step 3 in the blog post above? That could be one place to start.

  • Phebe

    Yes I would like to know if their is ways you can stop a judgement that put against you if you don’t feel you owe money and how can you do so.

    • Hi, yes, I believe you can fight a judgement. If the judgement was rendered against you via the court system then you will need to fight it in the court system. For that, you may need some legal help. It would also depend on your particular situation. If you have more questions about this process, let us know.

  • LZ

    How can I get Hard Inquires taken off my credit report?

  • Bee Jay

    How long after Chapter 7 do items remain on credit report. Is there a way to get Hard inquiries off that should have dropped off but did not?

    • Hi, usually it would be 10 years after a Chapter 7 bankruptcy. If there are errors or inaccurate negative marks on your credit, you will need to dispute them:

  • Bee Jay

    So, is what I am hearing is that the only way to change my credit score after bankruptcy is good credit? Any idea what Lexington law can do?

    • Hi Bee, there are a lot of different things you can do to improve your credit score. This resource center can help guide you:

      As for Lexington Law, some people find them helpful but they also charge a pretty high amount, so be sure to research their services carefully before signing up.

    • Joe

      If the credit bureaus are reporting the
      Post bankruptcy information your reports which is doubtful as they are not in the business to fix your credit button ell you info to you and others. You will have a 2nd chance. Building new credit with revolving credit cards and perhaps an installment loan will build up quickly as you are on what would be called a different score card. The post BK card. Also since you can’t file BK for another 7 years you are a better risk than those that are starting out for the first time Don’t go I to debt to get good credit but do establish positive credit card accounts. Start with one and add another couple in Insuing years. Keep balances at 1 percent of you limit for best credit score. If you don’t know if the information is correct seek out a professional to look at it. And do not do online investigations. They only benefit the enemy. The 3 bureaus.

    • Jen Travis

      I used Lexington Law for about 6 months. I wasn’t totally satisfied with the results. I paid over $500 and my score is reporting very little change.

  • Bee Jay

    Which credit report can you actually dispute problems electronically. Oh and thanks Benjamin. You are the bomb.

    • Thanks so much! You can dispute any of your credit reports – this post describes the process in more detail:

      • Jerry

        Negative. Experian has always been a problem for me and i think i have a mixed file. The agency is severely in violation of fcra as they have never, EVER responded to my repeated disputes over the years. Basically, im a dog and they are the boot. Ive spoken to many ppl about this, and numerous credit repair agencies have refunded me, also not being able to solve the issue. As a result, im 42 years old and debt free. I also have no assets. I hate your system (American). I call it yours because i recuse myself from it. Ive detatched and certainly dont want to be identified as having anything to do with this shopping mall of a country youve created. Embarrassing.

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          • Jerry

            I will do that. My credit is ok. I just need a winning procedure to get one or two thi gs removed.

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          • Carole Perez

            that seems to good to be true, i may not be an expert but i do know credit repair is generally a process and can not be done with in a few hours unless doing something illegally such as a freeze, I’ve used a company called Credit Advisors Group LLC and are very affordable. They work extremely quick as well and will not make false promises.

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            Hello how do I contact this person that helped you on your credit score

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          • Carole Perez

            that seems to good to be true, i may not be an expert but i do know credit repair is generally a process and can not be done with in a few hours unless doing something illegally such as a freeze, I’ve used a company called Credit Advisors Group LLC and are very affordable. They work extremely quick as well and will not make false promises..

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    • Scott

      Good Advise!!

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  • Bee Jay

    I am going to follow your advice. You have given me more insight than I have been able to find since I filed bankruptcy in May. God Bless you and keep you.

    • I’m so glad it was helpful! Good luck, and let us know if we can answer any further questions.

  • cheryl

    ok so theres no point in paying off charged off items correct? just items still in collection? and if i pay them off and it still stays on
    how is that helping?

  • Mharie

    Hi Ben, I just recently settled most of my credit cards but all been paid off. Some of my other credit card was closed by credit company. I only have one credit card open and my bills are all paid on time, do u think that will help my credit? In two years, I’m planning to refinance my mortgage, do u think I will have problem refinancing???

    • It’s very hard to predict whether you’ll have an easy time refinancing, without knowing more about your situation. However, I’d recommend getting a copy of your credit reports from and perhaps checking your credit score with ReadyForZero or CreditKarma. This will give you an idea of where you stand and how good your credit score is. Then, if you still want to improve it you’ll have a bit of time to do that. Our resource center can give you some tips on improving your credit:

  • Joe

    Doesn’t disputing online with bureaus waive some of my rights? Like the right to a response within 30 days turns into 45? And i waive the right to a method of verification which is being able to ask the bureau whom they verified it with? Which I believe is important when the bureaus answer verified. Also I noticed you appear to work for Experian. Doesn’t Experian gain from you suggesting online disputes is how to do it? When consumers enter the data for Experian so that the information we enter goes directly into e-Oscar? With Out attachments? No real personal will ever see my dispute? Only a computer will investigate it and I’ve even waived my right to a response in 30 days and can’t ask for whom you verified this listing with? In one of your replays you suggested to us credit karma? Isn’t that a data mining site? That only gives Vantags scores and shows one credit bureau not all 3. And in their contract my damages that they or the buyers of my personal data are limited to $10 and I can’t be involved in a class action law suit and waived my rights for a court action? I find your posts an act of deception at best and that is a violation of the law

  • familyfirst.luv

    question if an acctount made it to collecting is it good to settle for a percented or pay the whole amount?

    • It’s up to you which one you pursue. If you settle for a fraction of the outstanding balance, then that will be reflected on your credit report for up to 7 years. But that doesn’t mean you can’t rebuild your credit score during those 7 years. It’s just that the settlement will continue to show up on the report.

  • Jae


  • Jae

    Question I filed bk chap 7 in 2012 due to me being off for maternity leave then 2 years later I got laid off

    • No, I don’t think it’s hopeless. The bankruptcy will stay on your credit report for a number of years – up to ten years. If you want to build your credit in the meantime, then by the time the bankruptcy is off your credit report, you may have a good credit history again. Good luck!

      P.S. However, if you think building credit will only lead you to rack up more debt then I would not recommend it. If that’s the case, it may be better to just live without credit.

  • La Inolvidable Mara

    Benjamin Feldman Hello I have a question I recently got a car from a dealer from JD Byrider 1 because I’m in need of a vehicle but mainly I went to a dealer to help rebuild my credit but now alot of people are telling me that car loans are not a good way to rebuild credit because it acually only adds a few points to your score no matter how much the loan is for is this true?

  • igor g

    I have a question is there any way to remove late payments from years before??

    • Deb

      You can write Explanatory letters with dates late to explain why you were late, you may need to provide documentation as well.

      • Juanita Juniper

        Will a credit score increase if you a credit card company will remove late payment history? Do they have that authority?

        • Chris D Cash

          Yes, your score will increase, how much and how quickly depends on a number of factors. The biggest of these are total number of delinquint accts., exactly how they alter the information, and, to a lesser extent, but easily top 3, the age of the delinquency removed. Older information has less effect than new information. So, the first step is not to let ANYTHING get 30 days over from now on. That has been the rule for us for several years. We are 100% self-employed, cashflow is always changing, and unexpected expenses are generally bigger and more common for people like me. So, from time to time, we have to let things slide a bit… but we never let any account get 30 days past.

  • Christie

    Can anyone recommend someone for free credit counseling as suggested above? My issues are minor but I am lost.

  • sarahruth

    Why do I have bad reports on my report from 2 credit card debts that went delinquent in 2006? Now I’m 33 and thought they would have fallen off. On one of them it even has a random OK in 2011 (as though a payment was made) from a collection agency. I know I didn’t pay them, is this something I can dispute? thanks for the tips!

  • Paying your bills is not the mantra to earn good scores in your credit report. Rather paying your bills much before you are marked a defaulter is the golden way to gain credit score.

  • melanie

    can you get reports on your credit from old accounts that have been paid off or refinanced (old credit cards and students loans) removed from your credit report?

  • Liz

    I disputed address I don’t say any more is that ok and phone numbers and employers will this hurt my credit or approve it

  • Don

    Hi Benjamin,

    I have to disagree with some of what you are saying here. There are ways to remove things like hard inquiries and legitimate debts from your credit history. Collectors have been abusing the system for years and working in the “gray” areas of the law for years, exploiting loopholes and “interpretations” by the FTC and State Attorneys General for their benefit. Some of the ways that these things can be accomplished is by looking very closely at the laws to see where the loopholes and gray areas are for us, the consumer. Some of us aren’t intelligent enough to translate written law, but there are others out there that do and will share what they know.

    I know for a fact (having done this myself personally) that a hard inquiry can be removed simply by disputing it with the agency that is reporting it. They have 30 days in which to respond and they HAVE TO respond in a very specific way, if they don’t, they have to remove the information and if you word your dispute carefully, they can’t reinsert the information later.
    There are many websites and forums which talk about this, but they have to be careful so they aren’t held liable by the government. Its funny, the laws are here to protect us, but they seem to work more in favor of the thieves and scumbags since they don’t care about the law anyway.

    Anyhow, I can go on for hours about how dirty and nasty creditors and collectors are, but I will say this, I used a set of sample letters and the instructions from an ebook I found that covers a lot of this and has helped me to resolve most of my debts already… one other things I have to disagree with, it isn’t possible to do this “without spending a dime”. If you really want results, you will need to at the very least pay for a stamp on the letter you need to send to get it done. I have to say, I am a little disappointed that this article wasn’t more accurate.

    BTW, the guide I used was Weathering Debt and I found it at Etsy.

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  • Terrell

    Hey Benjamin, I’m trying to remove hard inquiries do I send letters to the creditors are bureaus?

  • Tami Henderson

    I have some medical judgements and collections on my credit as well as late pymts. I am wanting to know how and what i can do to repair my credit so i can sign for a student loan.
    Thank you

  • Julie Glidden

    Ben, this is a very helpful post. I have directed dozens of clients to your article because you have set forth easy-to-understand steps for improving credit. You provide a great starting point with useful information and links. I commend you for sharing your expertise. Thanks so much!

  • dreaschicshop

    What if you don’t have anything to dispute and everything is correct on your credit report? Do you just have to pay them and wait years for your credit to improve?

    • Chris D Cash

      Yes and no. If everything you are positive everything is correct, all you can do is negotiate. First, let’s assume EVERYTHING is correct… you can often negotiate a lower pay-off, as well as what is called “paid for delete”. Make sure you have it in writing, but information suppliers can request the information they have provided be removed… every case is different. But, most will take a lump sum for far less than the amount owed and give a “paid for delete” as most collections are purchased for 5-10% of the original debt. Another tip, get to the original creditor… they will usually be the most lenient. BUT, never hurts to be SURE everything is correct. It is their responsibility to prove you agreed to the original debt, as well as any fees. Depending on how long it has been, and the amount, chances are it will cost them as much to dig through the archives to provide this proof… You want to be careful, if you just dispute everything with the reporting agencies they will likely label them as frivolous. Start by requesting copy of original signed contract agreement, itemized statement, original charges, etc. from the collector(send request certified mail w/ return receipt). In 2 weeks send another, referencing the first. If they can/will not send proof of debt, terms, and right to collect, within 30 days, send copies of the letters and return receipts to the reporting agency and they will likely remove, at the most, they will ask why they have not complied with the law, and remove in 2 weeks.

  • Holly Holland

    When the equifax app asked me to answer some personal information to confirm it’s me, I couldn’t remember one of the questions and I chose the wrong answer. Consequently it wouldn’t allow me to go any further. Now I remember what it was but equifax won’t allow me to try again. Is there a time period I have to wait before it will let me log in? I have inaccuracies I need to dispute so how do I get in now?

  • Mara G Stancavage

    I have a credit score that is too low to get a good loan. I have no bad debts and I am planning to send and explanation to Experian an explanation. What I need to know is what actions can I take to improve my score and will it get better by itself over time. I have no outstanding debts.

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  • mike

    I’m 26 my credit is horrible my goal is to rebuild it. Do you have any tips for me to attack this I desperately need some advice.

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  • david gallant

    will this run my credit to get the free report because I have quite a few problems on my account because I have accounts on my credit from 2005 and I have an account that I don’t even remembering applying for how can I see who that is and how can I remove accounts from 2005 to 2007 off my account

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      • Ann Burns

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        • Dianna Gray

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  • Jay

    I have a foreclosure on my credit record from 2000 . Will I be able to get a loan to purchase a new home? When?

  • Eric Arthur

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  • Elexis Jordan

    How can I correct an account on my score that my parents took out and never paid when I was younger?

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  • Lisa

    My loan was paid in full_I have a letter from loan company how do I bring it to someone attention ?

  • Shirley Chang

    I went from a 640 to a 800 credit score over the time of 8 months and after the credit score increase was able to refinance to the lower rate.

    The way RentReporters works is they will report your rental history and rental payments. The first time they will report 2 years of your rental history, after that your credit report will get updated each month you pay your rent on time. They will continue to report your rental history each month and with each month your credit score will increase.

    They also currently have a promotion for $20 off their signup fee not sure when it will expire.

    The coupon code is TMUK

    • Chris D Cash

      Just went to the site… they said it did not effect your actual score… just shows history… but this would be helpful for people who do business with small banks, are planning to move, or in my case, buying a property on contract.

  • lynda walker

    Should I pay off medical bills from 2013? will it help my credit score if i did?

  • Tony Rose

    If i have an open account for 7 years and did not make payment should i pay it in full

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  • demetria banks

    I have 2 public records on my credit report from all three credit agencies. I contacted each on once it was paid and also got a release letter stating they were paid from the courts and asked them if they would delete it off of my credit report Experian deleted it within 24 hours… but im having a problem with the other two they keep telling me it has to stay 7 years I know that they can do it if one did it what can I do from here?