6 Steps To Fix Errors On Credit Reports
Found an error on your credit report? How unfair is it to get bad rap for something you didn’t even do? Luckily for you, we put together a step-by-step guide on how to get your personal ‘bad press’ off your credit report and chalk up a clean slate.
Check credit reports for accuracy by getting a free copy of your credit report
notify the credit bureau about the incorrectly reported delinquency immediately
Show proof of payment to the credit bureau to prove error
ask the credit bureau to fix the error so it’ll no longer mar your payment history
Get a written statement from the credit bureau stating they will correct the mistake
When the error is removed your score should go up right away