What are acceptable explanations for late payments on a credit report?
There are NO acceptable excuses.
Yes late payments can come off your credit report. They can be removed by either the original creditor that put it on there or by the credit bureaus. You can dispute late payments on your credit report with the credit bureaus using the Fair Credit Reporting Act. The FCRA requires the credit bureaus to contact the creditors to verify the late payment. If the late payment isn't verified it must be removed.
Yes, late payments can be removed from your credit report. Under the Fair Credit Reporting, any consumer can dispute anything on their credit report they believe to be erroneous or inaccurate. If you fall under this category, send a dispute letter to the credit bureau asking for verification on the account, they have 30 to days to verify it or it must be removed.
Answer Late payments can only be removed by the creditor who placed them on there or the credit bureau reporting them. You can contact the creditor and based on goodwill or negotiated a payment, they will sometimes remove the late payments. You can ask for verification from the credit bureaus on them and if they aren't verified with in 30 days, they must be removed from your credit report.
Yes, you can increase your credit score by removing late payments from your credit report. You can either contact the creditor that placed the late payments and ask on good faith to have them removed. Some creditors will remove them if it is a one time occurrence, but most won't. You can also dispute the late payments to the credit bureaus. Depending on how old the are and how severe, they can come off your…
If your auto loan hasn't been updated on your credit score since Oct 2006 and you have made six payments that have yet to show up does this affect your credit if all payments are made on time?
Creditors may report any time there is activity on your account, if a credit report is pulled [for a credit application] or if payments are made late. Capital One may report every month whereas a smaller department store card may not report at all. It solely depends on the creditor on how often the credit report is updated.
If you fail to pay credit card payments on time how long will the missed payments be reported on your credit report?
Can a mortgage company continue to report your debt as late after the bankruptcy is confirmed and you have continued to make monthly payments on time?
Payments in the last 12 months are reported on your credit report. The BK 7 and the previously late payments will continue to show on your credit report, but eventually your ontime payments will be the ones showing. You may be able to get a statement that the house was redeemed in the bankrupcy, but all late notices for the past 12 months and/or a notice of foreclosure will remain.
THEY ARE MEMBERS OF THE CREDIT REPORTING AGENCIES. THEY PAY TO REPORT YOU AS A YOU CONTINUE TO MAKE PAYMENTS. CREDIT CARD COMPANIES, CAR LOANS, JEWELRY, CLOTHING CREDIT CARDS ALL REPORT TO THE MAJOR CREDIT REPORTING AGENCIES. THIS IS A WAY TO TRACK YOU AND HELP TO ACKNOWLEDGE IF YOU ARE A GOOD CREDIT RISK TO ANY AND ALL OF THE ABOVE.
An Anthem Report is a instant, merged credit report on a borrower who has a thin or no credit file, the Anthem Report first utilizes any available bureau data as a baseline. It then supplements any bureau data with non-traditional credit data, such as rent payments, utility bills and phone bills. The result is a fully compliant nontraditional credit report that is accepted wherever alternative credit data is honored.
By definition, you have 'bad credit' if you pay your debts late or fail to pay them altogether. Therefore, if you have bad credit due to debts, or late payments, and you have no money, there is no way for you to repair your bad credit. But sometimes bad credit can be due to errors on your credit report. If this is the case, obtain a copy of your credit report, notify the credit reporting…
Most creditor/clients of the CRA's report monthly via automated tapes. Some creditors report sporatically, some never report. Some only report when you are late, like utility companies. Most creditors report on a 30 days cycle, but that isn't always the beginning or ending of the month. It will also take some time to report on your credit report. So probably you are looking at a 60 days turn around on most late payments.
Answer you dont. after seven years, since last activity, the cr. companies will automatically remove the creditor and associated account number. keep in mind that after 6 to 9 mos of no activity on the credit account that creditor will not be part of your credit score but the late payments will still be seen by credit granters. You can remove late payments from your credit report by disputing them to the credit bureaus. Under…
Just like Rent-a-Center... Aaron's does not run credit checks prior to the purchase of an item. Aaron's allow you to pay monthly installments without credit. However, they do report your payments to the credit bureau, which builds your credit. These are recent changes to Aaron's policy since they did not report to the Credit Bureaus to help customers build credit in the past.
If you've been timely with payments since, try contacting the company that originally flagged the default payments to see if they will work with you to remove them. If they were valid default payments then they may so no outright. Otherwise, they will fall off your credit report eventually (7 years, I think).