Medical debt? Big changes coming to the way credit agencies report it

 

Source: Michelle Andrews, Kaiser Health News (CNN Money) ( Paid Registration )

Starting September 15, the three major credit reporting agencies -- Experian, Equifax and TransUnion -- will set a 180-day waiting period before including medical debt on a consumer's credit report. The six-month period is intended to ensure there's enough time to resolve disputes with insurers and delays in payment.

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