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Everything You Need to Know About Dealing with Collection Agencies

March 21st, 2016 · No Comments · Collection Agencies

It’s probably the last thing you want to do during the credit repair process, but when you have no choice but to deal with a collection agency, knowing how to do it right is imperative. These four comprehensive reads will walk you through it every step of the way.

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How to Remove a Paid Collection from Credit Report

April 2nd, 2013 · 2 Comments · Collection Agencies, Debt Collection

Q. How do I get paid collections off of my credit report? A. In order to report to a credit bureau, a collection agency must first register with it. Since each of the three bureaus is a for-profit company, a collection agency must register with each one separately. Reporting to each credit bureau also requires […]

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Received Letter From Collection Agency Requesting a Response

January 29th, 2013 · No Comments · Collection Agencies

Q. I received a letter from a collection agency saying there is a collection that I owe. The letter also says if I do not respond within thirty days questioning the validity of the debt, they will assume the debt is valid. What the heck does that mean? A. The collection agency is actually following […]

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