Do i really need to pay?

Asked over 1 year ago - Shreveport, LA

I received a letter from palmer and associates saying i owe 500.00 because i stole some merchandise from sears but i dont understand because the clothes were not even over 100.00 and i got caught in the store and never even left the scene. i took the tags off but other than that the items were not even damaged

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  1. M Yehuda Handler

    Contributor Level 6

    Answered . Why not attempt to dispute the debt directly with the claimant first?

    I am licensed to practice law in Wisconsin, as well as various Federal District Courts. No attorney-client... more
  2. Gabriel Antonio Alonso

    Contributor Level 3

    Answered . What is Palmer and Associates' relation to you or Sears? Does the letter say how they came to the $500 figure? Where you arrested as a consequence of this incident?

    The more details you can tell us about this case, the better.

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