Any repossession will negatively impact your credit. Organizations using the credit report do not differentiate between voluntary and non-voluntary. Rather, the organizations see that you were not responsible with credit and what you purchasd needed to be taken away.
Generically, a repossession is considered the same as a chargeoff or writeoff, so the impact on the credit score may be anywhere from 50 to 200 points, depending on one's personal credit situation.
A repossession is a repossession, no matter if it is voluntary or not. Your credit will be ruined for 7 years.
Yes, there is no difference. A repossession is a repossession.
neither looks good on your credit.
For Experian, a voluntary repossession will remain on your credit report for seven years from the original delinquency date of the debt.
Yes, but perhaps not as adversely as an involuntary repossession.
YES, on a CR, a repo is a repo.
What makes you think you can just return it. You can't. You bought it, you own it. Now if you are talking about doing a voluntary repossession, of course it will ruin your credit for 7 years. A repossession is a repossession, voluntary or not.
it's all the same whether you turned it in or they picked it up
For all practical purposes, YES.
It hurts you credit tremondously. It will stay on your credit report for 7 years, and there is nothing you can do about it. Do not allow your car to be repossed. Voluntary repossession on not any better. Contact the lender and work something out.