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Removing Closed Credit card accts

I have 5 accounts on my credit report that were closed several years ago.  How do I get these removed from my credit and will it effect my score?  It says I have 8 open but 5 are under closed accounts.

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Removing Closed Credit card accts

You might want to read the article at the link below.

 

https://creditcards.usnews.com/articles/how-to-remove-a-closed-account-from-your-credit-report

 

Basically, closed accounts can remain on your credit reports for up to 10 years.