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you can't * A bankruptcy remains on a credit report for 10 years from the time of discharge. Credit bureaus should remove the BK when the time limit has expired. Unfortunately all three major bureaus are extremely lax in record keeping and it is usually necessary for the consumer to contact all three with a letter of dispute requesting the entry be expunged. Once they receive the correspondence they will verify if the time limit has expired and then (hopefully) take the appropriate action.

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