have problems with credit card and other debts on a regular basis. Debt collectors
file hundreds, even thousands, of lawsuits each year to collect money, when
most of these cases could be... more
The Fair Debt Collection Practices Act.
The Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, often referred to as the "FDCPA", was passed by Congress in response to abusive conduct by collection agencies. The... more
Written by attorney Justin Hein, about 5 years ago.
If you have tax debt (known
as back-tax liability), the IRS may assign your case to a Revenue Officer if
one of the following applies: (1) the IRS has been unable to collect the taxes
through the... more
Written by attorney Andrew Myers, almost 3 years ago.
Often, whether is is a lost job or other circumstances such as illness,bills piled up. With the huge interest rates credit card companies get away with charging, bills pile up fast.You may do your... more
Written by attorney Steven Rensch, almost 2 years ago.
WHAT ARE DEBT COLLECTORS ALLOWED TO DO?
People often ask us whether a debt collectors conduct is illegal. Perhaps the debt collector calls you countless times a day, or begins contacting your spouse... more
Debt collection law firms are bringing more and more suits annually. Often they institute these lawsuits through sewer service (see links below). They have done this to nearly 100,000 people in New... more
Written by attorney Peter Geraci, over 4 years ago.
Statute of Limitations for Collection of a Debt.
For ordinary debts such as contracts, credit cards, medical bills, repossessions, checks, and most consumer debt, the creditor is limited to a period... more