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Removing Authorized User Accounts After a Breakup

August 17, 2011

Dear Experian, I broke off a relationship in October 2009 where I was an authorized user on several credit cards. My ex-girlfriend told me she removed me as authorized user....

Voluntary Repossession Stays on Credit Report

August 3, 2011

Dear Experian, How do I get a voluntary repossession off of my report? It has been three months and the credit union has since sold the car. - OTT

Declination Notice Received after Withdrawing Loan Application

August 3, 2011

Dear Experian, I withdrew an application for credit from a national bank on the same day of my request. They still sent me the packet, and then several days later...

Obtaining a Personal Credit Report

July 20, 2011

Dear Experian, What is my credit report number? I need it so I can speak to someone live. - MIN

Reestablishing Credit After Moving from Canada

July 20, 2011

Dear Experian, I recently moved here from British Columbia, Canada, and when I apply for a credit card here you deny it because you say my credit information is not...

How to Restore Your Credit Score

July 6, 2011

Dear Experian, I just paid the last bill off my credit in May of this year. If there is nothing else for me to pay how does my credit score...

Tampering with Mail is a Federal Crime and Fraud Risk

July 6, 2011

Dear Experian, Lately, someone has been tampering with my family's mail. Mail pieces that contain card-like shapes have been rubbed down so that an impression of the card shows through...

Past Delinquencies are Deleted from Credit Report

July 6, 2011

Dear Experian, Are past delinquencies that have been paid off ever removed from the credit report? Also, do you have someone that you recommend for cleaning up credit? - WHI

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