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Fifth Third Bank Mistakenly Reported Some Customers As Filing For Bankruptcy

Thursday, February 13, 2014 - 1:53 PMFifth Third Bank (OH) - Details
From The Columbus Dispatch
Fifth Third Bank has told potentially thousands of credit-card customers that it inadvertently reported to the credit-reporting agencies that the customers had filed for bankruptcy.

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Yet another reason to regularly to check your credit reports from the major credit-reporting agencies via annualcreditreport.com
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Ken TuminKen Tumin5,441 posts since
Nov 29, 2009
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1. Thursday, February 13, 2014 - 5:36 PM
This is outrageous. "Oops, we ****ed-up and ruined your life but we are sorry." I wonder how many people won't be aware of the potential damage until they apply for credit?
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ShorebreakShorebreak2,365 posts since
Apr 6, 2010
Rep Points: 12,596
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