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What is the best way to remove old inquiries from your credit report?
Please provide any insight you may have as to how to remove inquiries from your credit report. Will this improve your credit score?

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You have to understand why inquiries show on your credit report. There are two types of inquires, often called hard inquiry and soft inquiry. When you apply for a credit, there will be a hard inquiry pulled by the creditor to review your credit worthiness. Such inquiry will drag down your credit score and  cannot be removed unless you prove that it is an error. If you pull off your own credit report, such inquiry will be a soft inquiry and will not affect your credit score. All inquiries will stay on credit report for upto 2 years.

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