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    • Hi Thankyou for your response    yes it is ! I sent of a SAR and within the comms Log Lloyds advised PRA  no CCA or paperwork available  .  hence account unenforceable.   The default is listed as PRA so does that mean it’s active ?  I can’t see a default for LLoyds on there.  I will follow your advice Thankyou 
    • i will guess this is:   a debt buyer dca cannot register a default notice    if the original creditor registered a default notice then get a copy of that  staple it to a letter to PRA and demand the account is removed from your credit file forthwith or a serious complaint will be registered with the ICO and financial compensation will be sought.   give them 14 days 
    • Good Evening,    Please may I ask for some information re default markers on Credit Report ?    I had a CC with a Bank default around Jan 2014. Nothing was registered on my Credit Report The debt was later sold on a few times. Eventually to PRA in 2017 where it is unenforceable.   On my Clearscore report that I have recently downloaded it says “ In default PRA GRoup 5th April 2017”. when I click onto this it shows no markings on any month from 2014. so my question is can PRA register the default from 2017. I’m unsure if it drops off from The bank in 2014 or after PRA registered in 2017.    thanks for any advice you can give   
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im not sure whether this is the correct forum but no doubt someone will be kind enough to move my post if necessary.

Ive received a copy of my credit report and note a linked address dating back to 2008. I know of the address- it was that of a very short term girlfriend- but i never lived there, never obtained credit using the address and was never on the voters roll. Ive queried the entry with call credit and they tell me it was supplied by orange who are refusing to remove the entry.

Given that i have lived at my existing address since 1994- and am on the voters roll throughout that time- how can I get this incorrect entry removed.

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ah, thats a possibility, but it was over 5 years ago. I vaguely recall that she couldnt get credit so i opened an account, all the bills were sent to her but with possibly in my name. But I never lived at the property. Does this mean im stuck, forever and a day, with this entry on my credit file???

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The only way this will do you any harm, is if you are "financialy linked" to your ex-girfriend, and she has run up lots of debt. If you are financialy linked, it will tell you on your credit file, then its up to you to prove you are no longer financialy linked to her (get in touch with Orange to get them to remove her name from your file)

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thank you. under "address links" it states

1. from...(my current address and where I have lived, exclusively since 1994)...most recent source of link:orange

last confirmation date 5/05/2009

2. To .....my ex girlfriend's address....earliest confirmationm date 05/05/2009.

 

there isnt any financial association declared with my ex gf.

Can I have this linked address removed and if so, how?

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No you won"t be able to get the linked address removed, it is causing your credit file no harm, its just when you have a financial association with someone, companys will search their file as well as your own. It sounds like they have got your normal address correct, so you have no worries!

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