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I opened up a phone bill that was supposed to be paid by my ex girlfriend but she never did.
The bill is for $1,200. I believe the account went into collections. Would it be beneficial to pay this debt off?

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Yes, as long as it is not about to fall off your report (takes 7 & 1/2 years from date it went delinquent to fall off).  Ask them if they'll delete the account from your report once paid (never hurts to ask).  If they say yes, get it in writing before you pay.  Best of luck!

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