If a land lord file a claim against a tenet to a collection agency and the claim is not justified and the tenet sue in small claim court to have a judgment so this can be removed from his cred?
First you call the collection agency and tell them this is in dispute . Then get some legal advice. If you qualify for Legal Aid , go there. Even if you don't qualify, they have pamphlets for your State's Landlord/ Tenant Laws.
The judgment is not "removed" but the judgment creditor is barred by the discharge from collecting on the judgment. Filing a c. 7 will stay the collection, but if the case is dismissed before a discharge is granted, the judgment is enforceable. If the judgment involves intentional harm or drunk driving or certain other limited situations, the discharge does not prevent collection on the judgment. Read More
How do you get a civil judgment removed from credit report and how do you fight the debt collector when they told you they would not take you to court but they brought a default judgment against you?
I have a civil judgment against me and the mobile home wasn't in my name. It is showing up on my credit report. How do I dispute it? Read More
If a creditor has a judgment against you but has died who do you pay or how can you have the judgment removed?
The judgment would of come through the court system. You would need to contact the court to know who to pay. You can dispute the listing to the credit bureaus, but that doesn't mean it will be removed. They have 30 days to verify the listing and if it isn't verified it must be removed. Read More
Broker breached contract but won a judgment against us in a court of law. Is there a statute of limitations on that judgment.?
There is no statute of limitations on a judgment. The only way a judgment can be satisfied is to pay the debt and then it will be removed from your credit report. Read More
A judgment is essentially a lawsuit that has been filed against you for a debt owed by a creditor. This can be filed by anyone you owe money to, including collection agencies, companies, or people you do business with. It can be extremely damaging to your credit score unless removed. You can remove it by disputing it to the credit bureaus. The credit bureaus will have 30 days to verify the listing with the courthouse… Read More
A charge off does not define the debt as invalid or uncollectable. It is a designation used by creditors to indicate the debt is being removed from their normal accounting methods and sent into collection action. If the creditor sues the debtor and receives a judgment (they always do) the judgment can be used as a levy against the debtor's bank account. Read More
they are removed by the act of filing a satisfaction of judgment with the county clerks office Read More
Why should a judgment be paid if it cannot be removed from a credit report before seven years have expired?
Short answer, a valid judgment can be executed against the debtor's non exempt property at any time. A judgment that has been perfected as a lien against real property is more likely to be implemented as a forced sale of the property in question. And a judgment accrues interest until it is paid or satisfied with the judgment creditor. Read More
If you file bankruptcy after being sued by a credit card company is the judgment against you removed?
Yes, if it is not a perfected lien against real property and the debt was discharged in the bankruptcy. Read More
How do you fix your credit report if an original paid collection account is now listed with multiple other collection agencies a year later?
Your best bet is send a certified letter to the agencies who have your debt listed. Be polite and give them 30 days notice to remove the negative information. After 30 days have expired run another credit report to see if they removed the information. If the negative information is not removed you should file small claims judgment against the credit-reporting agency. Read More
Only the collection agency or the credit bureaus can remove a collection off a credit report. You can negotiate the removal of the collection off the credit report upon final payment of the debt owed. Some collection agencies have policies against this, some don't. You can also redispute it to the credit bureaus as many times as they will let you. It has a higher chance of being removed if it is paid off and… Read More
If a judgment goes in the bankruptcy, it can be removed. The person who the judgment was for, has the right to request that it still be paid. In most Chapter 7 situations, the judge will decide in favor of the debtor. Read More
You can't. The fact that you have a judgment will stay with for years Read More
If a civil court judgment for collection is on your credit report and you have written documentation that debt was dismissed does that mean that the item can be removed from your credit file?
Yes, you must send the judgment to all three credit reporting agencies, Trans Union, Experian, and Equifax. You can get there addresses of line by searching "credit reporting agencies". Read More
A release of judgment is like a pardon. It means that the court's decision has been discarded or removed. Read More
What does execution of judgment is stayed until final payment is received at which time judgment will be deemed satisfied mean and will the judgment actually be filed as to reach my credit report?
The statement, "execution of judgment is stayed until final payment is received at which time judgment will be deemed satisfied" means that the judgment will be held against you until the debt is completely paid off. You can then get a letter of clearance to have the judgment removed from your credit report. Most debts will remain on a credit report for 7-10 years, even after they have been paid and satisfied. Read More
Yes...once it is paid. Read More
If a doctor bill was being paid to a collection agency but they filed a judgment anyway can you get rid of the judgment on your credit report?
A judgment will stay on your credit report for at least seven years. Only time will remove this. Just adding to the answer given. There is one way to have a judgement removed from your credit report. Although this is not a guarantee, you do have a right to contact the creditor to work out a deal to have the judgement removed. When you do this offering to pay the debt in full or make… Read More
No. It will show that you had a judgment on your credit report for up to seven years, but it will show a zero balance. Read More
If you settle an old credit card debt with a collection agency paying the negotiated price in full will the collection agency remove the collection from your credit report?
No the collection will not be removed from the credit report. They will show it paid in full. Read More
If a debt has been paid to the original creditor and they recall it from their collection agency will a dispute succeed in having it removed from the credit report?
Hard to say. Disputing the collection after you pay off the creditor could still come back as 'verified' from the credit bureaus simply because the collection did happen. If the collection agency does not respond to the credit bureau's query, then the entry will be removed. Read More
The expired judgment falls off your credit report when it expires or seven years after first being reported, whichever is longer. Read More
Will a civil judgment of 400 dollars from Radio Shack on your credit report from 1998 go away after seven years?
It is supposed to be removed from your report, unless the judgment was rendered for a longer period of time Or if the judgment is renewed (which is not too likely). Read More
Only the person/landlord who put the eviction on can remove it or a court judgment in your favor. Read More
If you paid your rent late two years ago and the landlord filed a judgment against you how can you have it removed from your credit report if you're still in the apartment and the rent is current?
Once the judgment has been entered into the public records portion of a credit report it will remain for the required amount of time generally 7 years. If the judgment is renewed it can remain indefinitely. Negative information placed on a CR cannot be expunged until the required time limit has expired. Read More
Normally, when a judgment is paid in full, the judgment creditor gives the debtor the release of judgement (sometimes called a warrant of satisfaction). It is then up to the debtor to file or record it because he/she wants to make sure the lien is removed. Read More
Can you get a civil judgment removed from your credit report if it was included and discharged in a bankruptcy even if the judgment date is later than the bankruptcy discharge date?
No, debts, liens, judgments incurred after a bankruptcy has been filed cannot be included and therefore cannot be discharged in the BK proceedings. Answer I was informed that if you had included this creditor in your bankruptcy, which was discharged, the creditor should have stoped all actions towards obtaining a judgment against you. I believe this judgment can be discharged by filing a discharge request with the court administrator and only then removed from the… Read More
asystem is evacuated when all non-condensable are removed from it in order to ensure that you have completely removed all non-condensable. Read More
Civil judgments are good for 20 years in many jurisdictions. All you can do is try to wait out the creditor and hope it doesn't move to seize your personal property such as your car or bank accounts. You can't sell or mortgage your real property if a judgment lien is recorded against you in the land records until the lien has been paid. Read More
A civil judgment release is an acknowledgment by the holder of the judgment that it has been paid in full and may now be removed from the public records as a lien. In New Jersey, when a judgment debtor pays the money owed to the judgment creditor, the judgment is said to be satisfied. The creditor is obligated to give the debtor a document called a Warrant of Satisfaction, which is the same as a… Read More
After the disposition of an Unlawful Detainer filing and if a judgment is entered against you, the tenant, the judgment will be reported to your credit report by a collection agency hired by your landlord or property management company AND in the public records section of your credit report. Judgements do not go away until they are paid. ADDENDUM Evictions remain a matter of public record, forever unless expunged. However, there are certain parameters by… Read More
Paying a judgment lien in full is generally considered to be a "satisfaction of judgment". Terminology may differ from one state to another based on its laws and customs. In New Jersey, the holder of a judgment that is paid in full must give the debtor a document entitled "Warrant of Satisfaction of Judgment". The debtor sends this document to the state office where judgments are docketed so that the judgment can be listed as… Read More
I am not sure exactly what you are asking. I do know that a release of lien is to be signed by the person who holds the lien. If ordered by court that lien is invalid, I suggest contacting the court to find out the correct procedures. Adding to this-- You should ask the court if by winning would the judgment be "erased" from the books which would definitly be better since the judgment could… Read More
The credit bureaus and the original creditor that filed the judgment are the only ones that can remove it. You can contact the original creditor and try to negotiate removal of the judgment upon payment. You can also dispute the judgment to the credit bureaus and they have 30 days to verify the judgment or it must be removed from your credit report. Read More
Yes. If the losing party asks for reconsideration, the judge can decide to vacate the judgment. Also, if the losing party appeals (provided your state allows for small claims appeals), and is successful, then the judgment would be reversed. Read More
Is it legal for a creditor not to accept the full payoff of a judgment choosing to keep it on your credit report with no intentions on executing it?
It's not illegal for a creditor to refuse payment in full, but it would be a very unusual for them to do so. A possible problem might be that the debtor is attempting to make an agreement to pay the account or judgment if it is removed from the person's CR, however, that is not possible. An account that is paid in full that contains adverse information will remain on the credit report for the… Read More
Asking If you pay the collection agency can you have the derogatory item removed from your credit file?
pay the collection agency, then check what their report is about you, if not good threaten to get a attorney and bring suit Read More
How long will an unpaid judgment stay on your record and once removed from your record can the unpaid judgment still be enforced for example if you buy a car or house?
Judgments remain in the public recoreds portion of a credit report for 7 years. Most judgments are renewable and can be reentered thereby making it possible for a judgment to remain on the CR for an undetermined amount of time. Until a judgment is paid in full or satisfied, it is valid and enforceable and can impact any future financial transactions. The FCRA (Fair Credit Reporting Act) Statute of Limitations is 7 years for reporting… Read More
I AM WELL INFORMED THAT AFTER 6 YEARS THE CCJ IS REMOVED FROM THEIR FILES. Read More
ya after they fall off in 7 to 10 years depending on the type of judgment Read More
If it has been 8 years since your car was repoed and they are still threatening you for money when will they go away?
7 yrs AFTER the date of the judgment, fed law requires the judgment to be removed from your credit file. Read More
Eviction judgments are removed after the required 7 years have elapsed. In some instances, if the eviction resulted in a judgment and said judgment is renewable it can be reentered on the debtor's CR when renewed. Read More
no... once the 7 years has been achieved on a collection account. The account is no longer valid and must be removed if disputed by a consumer. Read More
If a debt is reflected on your credit report by a collection agency can the original creditor recall their collection allowing you to dispute the debt with the credit bureaus and have it removed?
YES, THIS COLLECTION ACCOUNT CAN BE DISPUTED; WHICH MEANS THAT AFTER THIS IS DISPUTED YOU CAN ALSO REQUEST FOR THIS ACCOUNT TO BE REMOVED FOR GOOD WITHOUT HAVING TO WAIT FOR THE SEVEN YEAR PERIOD. THIS WILL ALLOW YOU TO HAVE A CLEAN CREDIT HISTORY WHICH IN TURN INCREASE YOUR CREDIT RATING. Read More
Generally, the judgment holder will give back a document of some sort that gets recorded in the same office as the judgment was recorded. In NJ the document is called a Warrant of Satisfaction. It acknowledges that the judgment has been paid in full and been satisfied and that the judgment may now be removed as a lien. In other states the name of the document may be different, but the process is generally the… Read More
A collection can drop your score dramatically and may make it impossible to get a new loan. It is important to take care of the collection account since it will be removed from your credit report seven years after it is paid, but can stay on indefinitely if not. Read More
Can you get a paid judgment removed from your report since it was paid off within the deadline time?
You can submit a copy of the satisfaction of judgment to the credit bureaus that this will improve your credit rating somewhat. The best thing to do is to ask the judgment creditor to stipulate to set aside the judgment and dismiss the case. You would need to send a copy of the order setting aside the judgment to the credit bureaus. You can try disputing the entry, but the existence of the judgment is… Read More
Only the credit bureaus the collection agency can remove a collection from your credit report. The collection agency won't do it now since it is paid and they have no reason to. You can dispute it to the credit bureaus and ask for verification on the account. They will have 30 days to verify the items or it must be removed from your credit report. Read More
Satisfied judgments do not get removed from a consumer's credit report until 7 years from the date they were filed. You might get lucky and the judgment be shielded from view 7 years after the original legal action was filed (once the satisfaction shows). It is possible, and legal, for the satisfaction to show for 7 full years from it's filing date (which may be different from the judgment filing date). Read More
The judgment should be removed from your credit report 7 years from the date it was entered. Read More