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if I pay off my collections, what will happen to my credit

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Likely nothing, but the collection account will show as paid on your credit report and that may make you look better to someone reviewing your credit. I have read somewhere though that once you make a payment to a collection agency it restarts the clock on the statute of limitations. You really need to research that before you do anything as paying the account may make it stay on your credit history longer. I am not really sure.

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