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www.experian.com/blogs/ask-experian/paying-off-closed-or-charged-off-accounts

Oct 10, 2012 ... Paying a closed or charged off account will not typically result in immediate improvement to your credit scores, but can help improve your ...

www.creditinfocenter.com/debt/neg-rating-after-settle.shtml

Jun 14, 2017 ... The original creditor's notation on the account should at the minimum say "settled for less than owed," "settled charge-off" or "paid was ...

www.thebalance.com/how-to-remove-a-charge-off-from-your-credit-report-960360

Nov 30, 2016 ... Taking care of charged-off accounts helps improve your credit score ... A charge- off is one of the worst items you can have on your credit report.

www.avoidbk.com/credit-scores-when-paying-or-settling-collections-and-charge-offs

“If I pay or settle my collections or charge offs, will my credit score go up?” ... or charge-off can be achieved by completely paying off or settling the account.

consumerrecoverynetwork.com/settling-credit-card-debt-your-bank-before-charge-off

Feb 13, 2013 ... A basic fact about settling debt is that no settlement will occur with any creditor ... When banks charge off a debt (account for the loss), they will ...

www.debt.org/credit/cards/charge-offs

Aug 21, 2013 ... Settling a credit card debt before the account is charged-off will keep the cardholder from further damaging their credit rating.

budgeting.thenest.com/pay-off-charged-off-debt-3571.html

The creditor can then turn the account over to a collection agency. Although settling an old debt can lower your credit score, it is smart to pay off the debt if you  ...

askthemoneycoach.com/2014/04/should-you-pay-a-charged-off-debt

Apr 25, 2014 ... Q: Should I settle in full on an account that has already been closed or charged off? Or should I demand a paid in full receipt once we have a ...

www.moneymanagement.org/Community/Blogs/Blogging-for-Change/2015/October/Paid-in-Full-versus-Paid-Off-Less-than-Full-Balance.aspx

Oct 13, 2015 ... Any negative marks resulting from missed payments or an account charge off will remain on your credit report for seven years. Paying at the ...