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can I still build up my credit with a derogatory remark?
I have a joint account that closed as derogatory because the other party filed bankruptcy. Can I still build up my credit?

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Yes, but it may be a slow process. Pay all your credit payments on time, and never cosign on a loan or joint account again.

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Yes, and as mindjazz says dont do that again.  Only you can care for your credit.  Keep all your accounts in good standing and you will see your scores rise.

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