Here's The Foolproof Way To Get Rid Of Errors On Your Credit Report

Mandi Woodruff and Daniel Goodman

Credit scores are one of the most important numbers in consumers' lives, a nd yet, the credit reporting industry is even more flawed than we thought. 

A 2013 report by the Federal Trade Commission estimates one out of every five people has an inaccurate credit report. On a national scale, that translates to as many as 42 million mistakes. 

Spotting mistakes is the easy part. Getting them fixed is a whole other story. Here's how to dispute credit errors on your report:

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