Q: Who has to provide documentation when consumer is disputing inaccurate information on credit report

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Michael David Siegel
Michael David Siegel
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  • Business Law Lawyer
  • New York, NY
  • Licensed in New York

A: both sides.

Tim Akpinar agrees with this answer

Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
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  • Arbitration & Mediation Lawyer
  • Little Neck, NY
  • Licensed in New York

A: There are a number of online resources on this. Here is link to a resource page from NYS Department of State, Division of Consumer Protection:

https://www.dos.ny.gov/consumerprotection/identity_theft/protect_yourself_from_identity_theft/unravel.html

In it, you'll find a paragraph:

"HOW TO CORRECT INFORMATION ON YOUR CREDIT REPORT - If you believe that your credit report contains incomplete or incorrect information, you have the right to ask that the information be corrected. To dispute information in your credit report... "

Good luck

Tim Akpinar

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