All articles tagged: “Charge-Offs”

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Guide

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What is a Charge-Off? Timeline, Credit Impacts & Tips for Recovery

Explaining Charge-Offs and How to Recover

A charge-off occurs when a company believes you will probably not pay back the money you owe on a credit card or loan. They mark this debt as... read more »

Eric Bank

By: Eric Bank • 5/28/24

Guide

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How to Dispute or Remove a Charge-Off

How to Dispute or Remove a Charge-Off

It can be tough to earn great credit scores when there are negative items on your credit reports. One such item is the so-called charged-off... read more »

John Ulzheimer

By: John Ulzheimer • 5/11/20

Guide

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5 min read

Credit Report Charge-Off: What It Means & How to Remove It

What it Means to Have a Credit Report Charge Off

Every industry has a collection of terms and phrases specific to that industry, often called “jargon.” For instance, the medical profession is... read more »

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 5/25/17

Blog

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What Is a Charge-Off? (4 Things to Know)

What Is a Charge-Off?

Your credit card company or other creditor may charge-off your debt if you are seriously behind on your payments. A charge-off means that the... read more »

Eric Bank

By: Eric Bank • 3/7/16

Guide

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5 min read

How To Remove Charge-Offs Yourself

How to Remove Charge-Offs Yourself

Credit reports are valuable tools you can use to understand your relationship with credit better. Credit reports communicate how well you manage... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 10/5/15

Blog

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1 min read

What Does it Mean When Your Account is Charged Off?

What Does it Mean When Your Account is Charged Off?

If you are in financial trouble and have not been making the payments due on your credit card or loan, you may be in a bad situation. That’s why... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 11/8/13