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Credit score

I had very good credit but had too many credit cards and was only able to make minimum payments so I used a program 2 years ago to pay them off. My credit score went way down. I knew it would take a hit but had no idea that all creditors wouldn’t be notified at the same time thus causing me to have many late payments.  I will be finished with the last credit card in May of 2021.  How long will it take for me to have good credit again?

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Credit score

Bad marks stay on your credit report for 7 years.  The effect that bad marks have on your credit score may lessen somewhat over time, if you are re-establishing good credit habits since then. 

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