Does the collection agency communicate with immigration?

Asked about 1 year ago - Chicago, IL

Hello There , I am international students doesn't have ASSN . I had a lease for a room in TX for 6 months . I stay 3 months , then I moved to another state . I tried to break the lease , but they want to pay the other 3 months . So i left and didn't ask about my deposit , they have one month rent as deposit . They sent my an email last week for pay the money or they will send my paper to a collection agency . So I am little worry , does they can make some issues with the immigration . Thanks

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I am only worry about returning to the Stats, I don't want to get a credit card or loan.

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  1. Stephen D. Berman

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    Answered . A private dispute like this has no immigration consequences.

    The above is intended only as general information, and does not constitute legal advice. You must speak with an... more
  2. Irene Vaisman

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    Answered . they can initiate a civil law suit against you for the collection of the owed money so to protect your name and credit you may want to settle with them

    This is not legal advice and a client attorney relationship is not created. For a free consultation call (718)234-5588.
  3. Gintare Grigaite

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    Answered . Usually, the agency can start a lawsuit to collect the money due, so it is best that you hire a lawyer and settle the matter.

    Contact immigration attorney Gintare Grigaite, Esq. at 201-471-7989, located in New York and New Jersey. Contact... more
  4. J Charles Ferrari

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    Answered . That would be entirely up to the collection agency.

    J Charles Ferrari Eng & Nishimura 213.622.2255 The statement above is general in nature and does not... more

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