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Why are accounts that have been closed still showing up on my credit reports.
Some are over 10 years closed and none of them have negative factors or comments.

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Closed accounts do stay on your reports. Negative accounts fall off after 7 years. Positive accounts will remain for at least 10 years and sometimes longer. NEVER try to remove old accounts that were closed in good standing as doing so would damage your credit profile/scores.

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