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Credit Repair Information -- DIY Credit Repair, Credit Repair Service

Written by: Kristy Welsh

Fixing your credit is something you can do yourself. You just need the right resources. Our comprehensive collection of credit repair articles can help, full of free credit repair information. Browse through the list of links below, use our  credit repair article search , and check out our  repairing...

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Credit Repair Information -- How to Fix Your Credit Report

Credit Info Center is the leader in  do-it-yourself credit repair information and how to fix errors on your credit reports. We can help you order your credit reports , show you how to rebuild your credit , help you find a good credit repair company (if you prefer that route), and so much more. Bottom line, you don't have to let bad...

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Credit Bureau FAQs - Credit Info Center

Which of the 3 credit bureaus is most important?

The most important credit bureau is the one a lender or company uses when considering you for credit or for a service requiring a credit check (e.g., cell phone service, car rental). But since you never know which credit bureau is going to be used, that means all three bureaus - TransUnion, Experian, and Equifax - are equally important. Back to...

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20-Step Guide to DIY Credit Repair - Credit Info Center

by Kristy Welsh

(Last Updated On: January 4, 2018)

To be clear, this guide doesn't have 20 steps because it's complicated. On the contrary, there are 20 steps because this is the easiest way to plainly explain and follow the DIY credit repair process . So instead of paying an expensive credit repair company to do it for you, do it yourself - for free - with this helpful guide.

1) Request your...

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How to Remove Credit Inquiries From Your Credit Report

Credit inquiries are a hot topic in credit repair these days as it is widely known that it is possible to remove them from your credit reports. As you  review your credit report , you will notice a section at the end of the report called "Credit Inquiries" or "Regular Inquiries." These inquiries were made by companies who pulled your credit report, and these inquiries will remain on your credit...

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BBB Report on Credit Repair Company Complaints

Back in 2014, the Better Business Bureau (BBB) conducted a study on the credit repair and debt settlement industry focusing on consumer complaints, changes in laws, and the enforcement of these laws by the FTC. What they found was an increase in the number of consumers seeking help from the BBB to resolve their credit and debt problems arising out of incompetent credit repair and debt settlement...

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How Rapid Rescore Increases Your Credit Score

Rapid Rescore May Increase Your Credit Score Fast

Last Updated: September 25, 2017

Imagine this -- you are getting ready to close on your home loan when your loan officer calls to say your credit score went down 20 points from when they originally pulled your credit. A 20 point decline means the difference between putting 10 percent down on your loan to now having to come up with 20 percent....

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Remove a Judgment From Your Credit - Credit Info Center

Having a judgment on your credit report is right up there with loan defaults and repossessions as one of the biggest hits to your credit score. The two worse items to affect your score is a foreclosure and a bankruptcy. You can see why removing a judgment from your credit is a big deal when it comes to repairing your credit . But, erasing a judgment is not that easy and it will take a bit of...

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How to Negotiate and Settle Medical Debt - Credit Info Center

How to Negotiate and Settle Medical Debt and Hospital Bills

Written by: Kristy Welsh

Last Updated: July 18, 2017

We are hearing more about people who are getting into debt because of exorbitant medical bills and no way to pay them. The New York Times recently wrote an article about a laid-off New Jersey supermarket executive who received a $171,569 medical bill for a six-day hospital stay due to...

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