Articles by The Experian Team
April 17, 2018
Dear Experian, If I lower my credit limits on my credit cards, does that lower my credit score? If so, why? - PGR
April 5, 2018
Dear Experian, I read that divorce does not impact your credit scores, but I've heard from people who are divorced that said it damaged their credit. If it doesn't impact...
April 3, 2018
Dear Experian, My home mortgage was sold by the lender to another bank. My credit report is showing that the account from the original lender is closed, and I...
March 29, 2018
Dear Experian, Why has my credit score dropped 42 points? There is a late payment on one of my cards which has since been brought current, and four of my...
March 27, 2018
Dear Experian, I have paid off an account that previously had a late payment mark on my record. Is there any possible way to remove the negative mark on my...
March 22, 2018
Dear Experian, How long does a negative payment status of "Paid, Past due 30 days" remain on my credit report? The item in question occurred in March 2006, while I...
March 20, 2018
Dear Experian, I'm considering entering into a six month reduced payment plan with my mortgage lender. I understand this will have a negative impact on my credit. Will this have...
March 15, 2018
Dear Experian, My credit report says my score is reduced because I have no revolving credit accounts. Would it help my score to apply for and use a credit card? -...
March 13, 2018
Dear Experian, How can I get a credit freeze on my report? -FSG
March 9, 2018
Dear Experian, I have two credit cards that are affiliated with private companies. Neither of these credit cards shows up on my credit report. Both have large limits with small...
March 8, 2018
Dear Experian, Does paying off a closed or charged off account raise your credit scores? -TYC
March 6, 2018
Dear Experian, How can you improve your credit score if you don't have any credit cards? - HQB
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