How Long Does a Repossession Stay on Your Credit Report

How Long Does a Repossession Stay on Your Credit Report?

September 6, 2021
If the repossession was accurate, it can stay on your credit report for seven years. Learn when it could be removed and how you can offset its affect your credit score. Read more.

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Medical bills on credit reportHow Do Medical Bills Affect Your Credit Report?
August 20, 2021
Unpaid medical bills can indirectly affect your credit report and score. You probably won't see the name of the health care provider on your report, though. More likely it will be the name of a collections agency. Read this article to learn more. Read more.
What Is Credit Restoration and Is It Worth It - heroWhat Is Credit Restoration and Is It Worth It?
August 16, 2021
Credit restoration is another name for credit repair, which mostly involves disputing any incorrect information that appears in your credit report. Read this article to learn when and how to use this option for improving your credit. Read more.
How to Get an 800 Credit Score 5 Ways - heroHow to Get an 800 Credit Score: 5 Ways
August 12, 2021
Depending on the current state of your credit history, it will take more or less time to reach that 800 credit score milestone. But you can do it. Read this article to learn how. Read more.
What is a Credit Reference [+ Examples] - heroWhat is a Credit Reference? [+ Examples]
August 10, 2021
A credit reference is similar to a work reference, except it can help you get a loan or other financial product. Learn more about credit references and how to make the best credit impression here. Read more.
How to Get a 720 Credit Score in 6 MonthsHow to Get a 720 Credit Score in 6 Months
July 27, 2021
Raising your credit score in a 6 month period is possible if you understand what's in your credit report and make a plan. Learn how to get a 720 credit score in 6 months. Read more.
What happens to debt if you go to jail Header-01What Happens to Debt When You Go to Jail?
July 22, 2021
Going to jail is a difficult enough experience on its own, without the financial and credit trouble it also can bring. You can avoid making a rough situation rougher by taking care of your finances beforehand if possible. Read more.
How to Remove Covington Credit from Your Credit Report-01How to Remove Covington Credit from Your Credit Report
July 21, 2021
If you’ve ever been denied a new credit card or loan because of a problem or error on your credit report, then you know credit surprises can be costly. If your credit report reflects a false or incorrect collection account balance from Covington Credit or a similar business, you can take steps to remove it. Read more.
Debt settlement letter Header-01How to Write a Debt Settlement Letter + [Template]
July 20, 2021
Settling a debt with a creditor may be a better option than letting it linger on your credit report. Read this article to learn how to do it and use a free debt settlement letter template. Read more.