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Why Kicking Debt Collectors Off of Your Credit Report Just Got Easier

By Steven Shaw on 6/2/2015

Why Kicking Debt Collectors Off of Your Credit Report Just Got Easier

Deborah is trying to clean up her credit so she can purchase a home. But it’s not proving easy. In particular, three collection accounts are causing major headaches. “One has listed a collections agency no longer in service, One collection agency will not return my calls. (left messages) and one has false info on it,” she writes on the Credit.com blog.

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How Does Driving Affect Your Credit?

By Steven Shaw on 12/10/2013

driving affect your credit

My daughter recently turned 15, and one of the first things she did on her birthday was to take an online test required to get her learner’s permit. She passed, and now she’s driving. I don’t have to lecture her on safe driving habits; she’s been doing that to me for years. And she’s more up to speed on the rules of the road than I am.

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Driving Affect Your Credit