Unformatted text preview: Send your letter by certified mail, return receipt requested, so you can document what the credit reporting company received. Credit reporting companies must investigate the items in question usually within 30 days. 2. Tell the creditor and the other information provider, in writing, that you dispute an item. Be sure to include copies of documents that support your position. Many providers specify an address for disputes. If the provider reports the item to a credit reporting company, it must include a notice of your dispute. And if you are correct, if the information is found to be inaccurate, the information provider may not report it again....
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- Spring '10
- 30 days, Fair Credit Reporting Act, return receipt, credit reporting company, FCRA