Written by attorney Lauren Nichole Turner

What should you do if you are sued for a credit card debt in Florida

Owing money is stressful enough without the creditors suing to be paid back! We all want to pay our bills, but occasionally hard times befall us. Here is a list considerations that will help you determine if you should hire a lawyer, or if your able to handle this PRO SE (by yourself):

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Your are not without the right to counter sue for violations of the FDCPA and you also have the right to report predatory collection practices to the CFPB. Creditors can only call during certain times of the day, a certain number of times per day, and must give certain disclosures to you when they call. Violations of these rules can result in money damages being awarded to you. Reach out to an Attorney or Legal aid for more information on this.

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