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Paid collections account
I had multiple accounts in collections. I have since paid them all, but they still show on my Credit Karma report. How do I get said accounts off my report(s) so my credit score can start improving?

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It's your history.

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Sorry, but all credit accounts you have ever had must be reported as required under the Fair Credit Reporting Act, a federal regulation.  These collection accounts will remain on your credit report for 7 years from the date they were paid in full.  They cannot be removed.  The only cure is to make sure all credit accounts are paid on time as agreed so they never go to collections.

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