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If you file bankruptcy will that remove a charge off report from a credit card?

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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.

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No, the information remains on your credit report.


Does bankruptcy remove a repossession from your credit report?

No.


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How do you remove charge offs credit report?

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Can filing for bankruptcy remove a foreclosure from your credit report?

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How long after you file bankruptcy can you put claims to remove from your credit?

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How can you quickly remove a judgment from your credit report?

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Can you rid charge offs on your credit report if that creditor was included in your bankruptcy?

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