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2010-01-22 02:39:34
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Only the original creditor or the credit bureaus can remove a charge off from a credit report. You can negotiate to have them removed with the original creditor if they will let you. You can also dispute it to the credit bureaus and they will have 30 days to verify the listing or it must be removed from your credit report.


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Filing bankruptcy does not remove a charge off report from a credit card on your credit report. It just adds bankruptcy to your credit report.

No you cannot remove a repossession off your credit report if your cosigner has a judgement on the repossession.

It will show on your credit report where your bank loan was "Charged Off". This means the bank wrote off the money and gave up on collecting it. However they can sell that debt to a collection agency to try and collect it. It will show on your credit report for 7 years.

The account will be reported as "settled in full / was charged off"

you will have to get macy's to remove the charge-off from your report or change it to a good standing remark. because they will show a new account opened on you report along with the charge-off. if they agree to change it get it in writing and report it to the bureaus when they report it. the lender only can remove the charge-off

They are sold to collection agencies and negatively impact your credit report.

7 years from the date of first delinquency

Have they been paid off,and how old are they?

You can remove a charge off by disputing it to the credit bureaus. The credit bureaus will have 30 days to verify the listing or it must be removed from your credit report. So use the Fair Credit Reporting Act to ask for verification on the item in writing and wait for the results to see what happens.

A booking report is an arrest report. It is a summary of the crimes in which you are charged.

You can only remove bills if you pay them or if the bills are listed incorrectly on your credit report. It is best to pay them off and then the bills will not be listed as delinquent.

What do you mean by "fix" it? Do you want this taken off of your credit report? Was the loan legitimately charged off? Do you still owe a balance on the loan? If you have a legitimate charge off reported on your credit report, it cannot be legally removed. If you owe a balance and the charge off is recent, paying off the balance could help. However, the charge off will still show on your credit report for 7 years, and only time will remove it. Still, if you keep your credit in good shape otherwise, the charge off will hurt you less and less as time goes by. Read more about your credit report and score in the link below.

This is the rating of your account. A R09 basically means that it is a charged off account.

A charged off account is similar to a collection on your credit report. The creditor has written off the debt owed and closed the account. The debt is still valid though and can be collected on. The charge off will lower your credit score unless removed. You can dispute a charge off and this give the credit bureaus 30 days to verify the charge off or it must be removed from your credit report.

Charged off is a shortened version of "charged off to profit and loss". This is an accounting term which describes actions taken by creditors to avoid showing loss (red ink) on their books. For a consumer, charge off is the same as a collection account. It is a defaulted debt that remains owing until paid in full, at which time it is called a paid charge off.

There is dialouge that indicates how you should contact the creditor that has charged off the account, and indicate that you wish to settle the debt, though charged off, in exchange for a written promise to correct your credit report. There is even a form letter you can modify for your own use.AnswerYou can contact a debt consolidation agency that would deal with your creditors on your behalf.

Yes, a creditor can remove a charge off from your account and your credit reports. Credit bureaus can also delete charge offs from your credit report if they are disputed and not verified.

Written off, or charged off accounts can end up being sold to someone else who will still try to collect on it. So, Bank A sells your charged off account to Bank B, and now Bank B will try to come after you for the money. Anytime you pay something that is a negative mark on your credit report, you can have your report adjusted to show that you paid it off, even if it was considerably late it's better than a charge-off on your report. You may even contact the bank and see if they would be willing to settle for less.

No. When an original creditor sells a charged off accounts to another company. I asked the Credit bureau to investgate. However, the creditor is unable to remove it from my credit report. does this start the 7 year clock ticking all over again from the date the credit bureau investigate?

You don't need a lawyer at all, you need to report it to the police so that the individual can be charged with the crime.

No, it is illegal, and if you are a victim of this, you can have it removed from your credit report by disputing it with the bureaus. After the statute of limitations is up on any trade line, it can not be placed back on your credit report.

Yes unfortunately they can. Companies today want the charged off account money and will sell it to another agency in order to get this. It will show up on your credit report under another you have 2 listings on your credit report for the original account.

Yes, a charge-off may remain on your credit report for 7 years. Any collection agency that owns that debt may also remain on your credit report up until the original charge-off drops off after the 7 year period. If you have a credit card charged-off in August 2002, it can remain on your credit report until June 2009.

A judgment stays on your credit report until it is satisfied or proven falls in a court of law. The only way to remove it is to pay it off.

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