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Please note: The Ask Experian team cannot respond to each question individually. However, if your question is of interest to a wide audience of consumers, the Experian team will include it in a future column.

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The information contained in this column if for educational purposes only and is not legal advice. You should consult your own attorney or seek specific advice from a legal professional regarding your particular situation.

Please understand that Experian policies change over time. Column responses reflect Experian policy at the time of writing. While maintained for your information, archived responses may not reflect current Experian policy.

Credit Advice

Welcome to the credit reporting industry's first online consumer credit advice column, Ask Experian, hosted by Maxine Sweet, Experian's Vice President of Public Education.

The column responses draw on the knowledge of Experian's experts in consumer credit reporting, credit scoring, direct marketing, automotive history, identity theft and other areas from across the company. While you might not see the responders' names or pictures you truly do “Ask Experian.”

Our policies

The information contained in this column if for educational purposes only and is not legal advice. You should consult your own attorney or seek specific advice from a legal professional regarding your particular situation.

Please understand that Experian policies change over time. Column responses reflect Experian policy at the time of writing. While maintained for your information, archived responses may not reflect current Experian policy.

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