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Why did my credit score drop when a closed account was removed?
I have 25 total accounts, 10 open and 15 closed. The closed ones are mostly bad because they were closed due to a bankruptcy. I've read many articles recently and they've stated that removing closed, bad accounts will help your credit. So, why did an old, closed credit card account get removed and drop my score by 40 points?

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