Credit reporting errors come in many forms including:

  • Accounts that are current, but are reported as past due
  • Old accounts that should have been removed
  • Misreporting account status following bankruptcy
  • Re-aging  accounts – i.e., making a debt look more recent than it really is
  • Including incorrect personal information
  • Closed accounts reported as open
  • Listing debt on your credit report that is more than 7 years old

A lowered credit score can harm you by:

  • Disqualifying you from obtaining a mortgage, or paying absurdly higher interest rates
  • Disqualifying you from purchasing a car, or paying absurdly high interest rates
  • Preventing you from obtaining a job
  • Denial of a rental application
  • Denial of insurance, or paying absurdly high premiums

Frequently Asked Questions:

Sellersville Resources:
Pennridge FISH Organization – The Pennridge FISH Organization has been providing food, clothing and one-time emergency financial assistance for necessary utility bills and security deposits to low-income households within the Pennridge School District since 1972.for over 40 years. FISH treats each person who seeks our assistance with dignity, grace and kindness so that clients to feel supported to move forward in life.
Penn Foundation – The Penn Foundation offers a broad range of distinct programs designed to meet the unique mental, emotional, behavioral, physical, and spiritual needs of each person. The tradition of compassionate care combined with a strong belief in the healing power of hope and the possibility of recovery enables The Penn Foundation help individuals navigate their lives with confidence, conviction, and courage.