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Derogatory information on a credit report normally stays with the record appx. 7 years..The longer you wait to pay, the longer it sticks with you.Remember..7 years is from the last activity.

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Q: If you had a judgment filed in 3-1-2000 and it has not been paid yet if you pay it now can they leave it on your credit report for 7 more years?
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If your spouse has a judgment against them can it also be filed in the other spouse's credit report?

If the judgment names only one spouse as the judgment debtor it will not be entered on the non judgment spouse's credit report.

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Can a judgment be put on your credit if the debt was part of the bankruptcy?

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How is a civil judgment entered on a credit report?

Credit bureaus contract agencies to search public records. The judgment is then reported to the credit bureau and the notation is placed in the file of the judgment debtor. False/mistaken judgment entries on credit reports are not uncommon and is a major reason why consumer's should check their report on a regular basis. A civil judgment is entered on a credit report 15 to 30 days after a court proceeding. If the judgment is in fact true in nature, you can negotiate with the creditor to pay them on different terms to keep the judgment off. If the judgment is not yours, you will need to find the state and county in which they were filed and dispute this information with all three credit bureaus.

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