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What is the reason that a collection for ~$900 that has been in place for roughly 5 years would be removed from ones credit report? There has been no challenge to the report and the debt was not questioned.

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It is really hard to say, but it could've reached the limit on the seven year reporting period as the original account may have went delinquent two years prior to the collection being reported, they could have sold the debt to another debt collector in which case it may reappear on your reports with a new collector, or could be anything.

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