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collection agency says i owe $500 buy its not on my credit report do i have to pay them
collection agency says I owe $500. But my credit report says I owe $200 from a medical bill. They said the other $300 is from utility bills, do I have to pay the other $300 if its not on my report?

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If you don't pay it, it is likely to show up on your credit reports. If you contact them to pay it, make sure that they agree to not report the account to the credit bureaus in exchange for your payment. Only contact them when you are ready to pay. Do some research on the following as it pertains to your question: "Credit reporting time period 7 years" "statute of limitations to be sued for debt" "paying old collections" "pay for delete agreements"

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