Today’s question is: A settlement was recently reached between credit reporting agencies and the NY Attorney General’s office, bringing some important changes to how disputes and medical collections are handled.
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The dispute resolution process for credit reports has been difficult for some time, with too much power going to the banks and collection agencies. New legislation will change that, giving credit reporting companies more power to make changes. Medical collections will be treated differently as well, coming with a grace period and other benefits to the consumer.
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