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[20 Feb 2018 | 2 Comments | 10,610 views]
Debt Settlement Sample Letter

Debt settlement, also known as debt arbitration, debt negotiation or credit settlement, is an approach to debt reduction in which the debtor and creditor agree on a reduced balance that will be regarded as payment in full.

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[13 Feb 2018 | One Comment | 6,157 views]
Paying off a Collection can Drop Your FICO Score by 35 Points

So you have some extra money in your pocket and you’ve decided to pay off one of your credit card collections early. You know that credit scores are extremely important so your goal is to pay off the collection that will yield the most credit score improvement — the “FICO ROI” (return on investment).

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[22 Jan 2018 | 2 Comments | 7,985 views]
Method of Verification is a Secret Credit Repair Tool

Everyone, it seems through mass media coverage, knows how to dispute negative credit listings on your credit report. This is a good thing. However, many people are foiled in their disputes because of the way the credit bureaus “investigate” the disputes.

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[6 Jan 2018 | 2 Comments | 4,616 views]
Bounced Checks or Non Sufficient Funds (NSF) Checks can be Sent to a Collection Agency and Damage Your Credit Score

NSF checks (Non Sufficient Funds), also referred as a bounced check are considered bad and will end up on your credit report — lowering your FICO Score and preventing you from obtaining credit.

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[21 Dec 2017 | One Comment | 2,409 views]
How to Negotiate a Debt Settlement

Debt settlements are where the debt collection agency or creditor agrees to take a lesser amount than what is actually owed in order to eliminate the debt. It is very useful for paying off old debts for less money than what is owed and can save hundreds of dollars when it comes to paying off the debt.