Correcting mistakes on credit reports

Most consumers who file for bankruptcy relief are not concerned about their credit report – – at that moment.  However, once the bankruptcy is completed and they begin to rebuild their credit, having an accurate credit report becomes a top priority.  Reviewing your credit report is the first step in finding and ultimately correcting mistakes.  Mistakes on your credit report can lower your credit score and make it tougher to rebuild your credit after bankruptcy.  For tips on how to correct mistakes on your credit report read, “How to Fix Mistakes on Your Credit Report.”