I am worried when you get a loan and they sue you do they pull the refrences in on it

Asked over 1 year ago - Opp, AL

i need help please

Attorney answers (3)

  1. Randy William Ferguson

    Contributor Level 19

    2

    Lawyers agree

    Answered . Not references. They can go after people who co-signed.

    The response given is not intended to create, nor does it create an ongoing duty to respond to questions. The... more
  2. John Griffin Watts

    Pro

    Contributor Level 14

    2

    Lawyers agree

    Answered . Your references will not be sued unless they cosign on the loan.

    If you are dealing with a pay day loan or title loan, these places will often violate the law by harassing your references and threatening them.

    If this is happening, get with a consumer rights lawyer here in Alabama to find out your options.

    Best wishes

    John Watts
    Birmingham, Alabama

    No representation is made that the quality of legal services to be performed is greater than the quality of legal... more
  3. Lois R Beasley-Carlisle

    Pro

    Contributor Level 10

    Answered . I think you are asking if they will call your references and that will clue the references in on whether you are late on your payment. They might call the references asking for you. You can review the FDCPA which I will add as a link and that might answer some of your questions about what debt collectors can do. There are damages available if they violate these laws. Of course if you are worried about them as co signors as the other attorneys stated they would have liability as well. Now you may want to file a debtor court because you are getting behind on your bills. Have you considered that as a solution?

    There are many factors that can affect how best to handle this matter and the best advise is usually to hire an... more

Can't find what you're looking for? Ask a Lawyer

Get free answers from experienced attorneys.

 

Ask now

24,053 answers this week

2,613 attorneys answering

Ask a Lawyer

Get answers from top-rated lawyers.

  • It's FREE
  • It's easy
  • It's anonymous

24,053 answers this week

2,613 attorneys answering