Post your questions Debt Problems Credit Counseling Collection Agencies Payday Loan Help Credit Repair Pub Debt Consolidation Forums Forums Credit Repair, Credit Score and Credit Report How do closed accounts affect my credit score? How do closed accounts affect my credit score? Date: Tue, 09/25/2018 - 23:52 Submitted by kateWarren on Tue, 09/25/2018 - 23:52 Posts: Credits: [Donate] How do closed accounts affect my credit score? When do them come off my credit report? Total Replies: 3 Closed accounts in good Closed accounts in good standing come off your credit report after 10 years. They can hurt your credit score since the entire payment history is removed from your credit report. DeleteEdit Submitted by Nick Jonas on Wed, 09/26/2018 - 05:20 Nick Jonas ( Posts: 427 | Credits: ) It will stay for 10 years. It will stay for 10 years. Don't close the account all of a sudden. The credit history will be removed, which can affect your score adversely. DeleteEdit Submitted by Sanders Patricia on Thu, 09/27/2018 - 06:15 Sanders Patricia ( Posts: 1241 | Credits: ) Closing old accounts will be Closing old accounts will be harmful for your credit score, you know! If possible, try to keep them active and close newer ones. DeleteEdit Submitted by Barbara Delinsky on Fri, 09/28/2018 - 06:08 Barbara Delinsky ( Posts: 433 | Credits: ) Add new comment Your name Subject Comment About text formats Text format Filtered HTMLRestricted HTML Restricted HTML Web page addresses and email addresses turn into links automatically.