What does AUSTIN BANK mean on my credit report?

Is AUSTIN BANK making an impact on your credit score?

Updated January 1, 2023

What is AUSTIN BANK?

AUSTIN BANK is shorthand for Austin Bank, with the company name being Austin Bank

We have evolved over time to serve more regions and adapted newer technologies to better suit your needs; however, our commitment to serve you, the customer, remains the same.

AUSTIN BANK is a Bank provider. They could be on your report for a number of reasons, for example:

  • ⚫ You missed a repayment.

  • ⚫ You opened an account with Austin Bank.

  • ⚫ You opened a credit card / loan / mortgage with this company.

  • ⚫ Someone fraudulently opened a credit line under your name.

About the account

  • ⚫ The average account balance is $22700.

  • ⚫ The average high credit balance is $33700.

  • ⚫ The average monthly repayment is $200.

The account is classified under the following METRO2 categories:

  • ⚫ Collection Agency/Attorney
  • ⚫ Auto Loan
  • ⚫ Real estate

How do I contact them?

Here is the current contact details for Austin Bank:

Address:

  • 200 E. Commerce
    Jacksonville,TX 75766

Website:

Email:

Phone:

Payments

Austin Bank offers online banking services that include features like viewing account balances and transferring money between accounts, as well as enrolling in eStatements and making bill payments. Additionally, the bank offers Online Bill Pay and eDocuments. There are no penalties for late or missed payments.

Question Answer
Do they offer a monthly payment plan? No
Can I make payments over the phone? Yes
Can I make payments online? Yes
Do they offer a discount for automatic payments? No
Can I make a payment using a mobile app? Yes
Can I make a payment using a prepaid debit card? Yes
Can I make a payment using a wire transfer? Yes

Forgiveness and Cancellation

Austin Bank does not offer loan forgiveness or consolidation. Loan forgiveness qualifications vary by loan type and lender. Be sure to check the terms and conditions of your loan for specific details about loan forgiveness.

Question Answer
Do they offer loan forgiveness? No
Do they offer loan consolidation? No

How to Apply

Austin Bank offers customers the ability to apply for loans online, over the phone, or in person. Customers can also use the mobile app to apply for loans, as well as to make bill payments, transfer money between accounts, and more. Austin Bank also offers loans with cosigners.

Question Answer
Can I apply for a loan online? Yes
Can I apply for a loan over a phone call? No
Can I apply for a loan in person? Yes
Can I apply for a loan using a mobile app? Yes
Can I apply for a loan with a cosigner? Yes

IdentityIQ Report Example

  • This is an example of what this creditor will look like on your IdentityIQ report.

AUSTIN BANK IdentityIQ Report

Will this affect my credit score?

Whether this account affects your credit score depends on a variety of factors, such as:

  • Account Open Date: If you opened this account recently it will impact your credit, the only way to prevent this from impacting your credit score is to remove the account from your report.
  • Derogatory Markings: If this account has any derogatory markings such as: Lates, Charge Offs, Collections and others.

However, there are could be some potential positive aspects to this account which could lead to improving your credit score, such as:

  • Account Age: If your account is quite old, then the age of it will positively impact your credit score
  • Repayment History: If the account has no Late Payments, Charge off Payments, then it may reflect a positive impact onto your credit score.

Can it be removed from my credit report?

Yes, with the right strategy, you will be able to remove any account from your report. But you have to be careful to ensure that the account is negative to begin with, or it will negatively impact your credit score.

However, removing a negative account will positively impact your credit score, allowing you to open new credit lines and potentially removing bad debt.

What is a Bank

A bank is an institution where money is kept for saving or commercial purposes. They are able to offer Loans and Mortgages which means they have the ability to report on your credit. Banks are generally felt as untrustworthy (30% confidence rating in the USA) by the general public. Banks can make mistakes on your credit report which may lower your credit score, potentially damaging your credit report and costing you money.

How do I remove AUSTIN BANK from my credit report?

You can send a dispute letter to the credit bureaus to remove this account from your report. You must send a dispute letter to all three credit bureaus, as they are legally required to remove the account from your report if it is found to be inaccurate. For best results you should send a dispute letter to the credit bureaus via certified mail, this will ensure that you have a legal record of the communication.