What does GMFNANCIAL mean on my credit report?

Is GMFNANCIAL making an impact credit score?

Updated May 1, 2022

What is GMFNANCIAL?

GMFNANCIAL is shorthand for General Motors Financial Company, Inc, with the company name being General Motors Financial Company, Inc LLC

On 1st October 2010, AmeriCredit Corporation was sold to the General Motors Company and renamed The General Motors Financial Company, Inc.(GMFC) By January 2011, it had acquired FinanciaLinq to serve as an advisor on automotive financing for General Motors Dealerships and Customers across Canada.

GMFNANCIAL is a Creditor. They could be on your report for a number of reasons, for example:

  • ⚫ You missed a repayment.

  • ⚫ You opened an account with General Motors Financial Company, Inc.

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

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

About the account

The account is classified under the following METRO2 categories:

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

How do I contact them?

Here is the current contact details for General Motors Financial Company, Inc:

Address:

  • 801 Cherry Street, Ste. 3500

Fort Worth, TX 76102

Website:

Email:

Phone:

  • 888-998-0253

IdentityIQ Report Example

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

GMFNANCIAL 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 GMFNANCIAL 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.