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My credit score dropped 99 points after paying off a student loan. Is this normal?
My score went from 728 to 629. On Credit Karma's report card I have all A's and one D in age of credit history.

In December I paid off a 10,000 student loan. Is it normal for my score to drop so drastically? Will it come back up?

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There is usually a drop in your score

When theres a ajor change.  It should bounce back.  You may need to open some new lines of credit for it to get back to where it was.  

Good luck 

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Same here

Only in America can paying off a loan decrease your credit scores.  I have financed my last item.  CCs will soon be cancelled, almost have enough to buy a house outright.  Only thing left will be car payment which once paid off, I'll only pay in cash going forward. 

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