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28 Oct Do Medical Debt Collection Accounts Hurt My Credit Score?

There are a number of sites on the internet (which I shall not link to in the interest of public education) which are completely wrong in stating that medical debt collection does not affect your credit score. Medical debt which has gone to collection is a debt which has gone to a debt collector and is scored the same way (and looked at the same way) by potential creditors. Scoring is what potential creditors look at -- the most common one is the FICO score. 
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