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What can happen if you don't pay your credit cards in North Carolina?

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December 30, 2006 1:30AM

The creditor can sue the account holder(s) to recover the debt. The defaulted account will be entered on the consumer's credit report and negatively affect the person's credit score. That type of negative entry will remain on the CR for 7 years.