Do it yourself credit repair letters are available all over the web. These are free to anyone prepared to roll up their sleeves and get down to business. If you are reading this, you definitely qualify because you are already doing your research. Learning the process is key. And it's not a matter of having a formal education !. You just need to know how to read and write and how to either get a free copy of your credit report or you could buy one. You will also need some time for this. The process is not overly complicated, but it will take a bit of effort to get everything lined up and get this done.
You have to have a few things on hand before you can produce do it yourself credit repair letters:
1. A copy of your credit report. (Seeing your credit score is not necessary, but if you get it you will have a good idea where you are at and when you get the results what you have accomplished.)
2. Sufficient paper to print your credit repair letters on, and sufficient envelopes to send them in.
3. A copy of a household bill.
4. Your driver's license with the address that matches your actual address. (If you recently moved, you need to update your DL or ID.) If you do not have a DL, a state ID can work too.
5. Your social security card is also necessary.
You need your credit report because you need to review it to figure out what do it yourself credit repair letters you will need to make. This is really not an option. The paper and envelopes are not optional either. This can not be done by email.
The three last items are also important. When you mail the credit dispute letters, you have to send sufficient identification along with them so the credit reporting agencies will know that it is definitely you sending the credit dispute letters. Your Driver's License, the household bill and your social security card make up the ID that the credit reporting agencies need to see. You need to make a photocopy of them on a single sheet of paper, which you will enclose with each letter. Each letter needs to be sent in a separate envelope.
Do not do anything that might cause your credit dispute letters to get thrown away by the credit bureaus. Adhering to these simple guidelines will help ensure that your letters are as effective as possible.