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Paying off old debt and paying off credit cards. Where do I find the rules for what to pay and what to not touch so I don't damage my score even more?

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Did you read the articles here?  They explain very well how credit works and also mention the Statute of Limitations on collections and when an item may fall off your credit report.  You do not want to pay anything that has an expired SOL or is coming very close. Otherwise, the primary credit rule is to get debts paid in full every month.

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