Ultimate Guide on How to Report Identity Theft

Report Identity Theft

It only takes a few simple steps to report identity theft. Act now to clear up your good name, repair your credit reports, stop additional fraud, and end the devastating financial and emotional harm caused by credit card fraud and other financial crimes. What is identity theft Identity theft is the fraudulent procurement of your … Read more

7 Examples of Affirmative Defenses in Answer to a Debt Collection Lawsuit

Example affirmative defenses when answering a debt collection lawsuit

Drafting an answer to a debt collection lawsuit is a scary proposition for most people‚ÄĒespecially those who have not gone through the process before. While some debtors can’t afford an attorney, the reality is that you actually have some very powerful legal rights when it comes to dealing with debt collectors. This article discusses some … Read more

Negotiate a Settlement or Payment Plan with Collection Agencies, Debt Collectors, and Creditors

negotiate a settlement for debt collection

Negotiating payments with a collection agency does not have to be complicated. Start by carefully thinking through the situation. In many cases negotiating a payment plan or settlement offer is easier with a debt collector than it would be with the original creditor. Sometimes it helps to explain your financial situation if you are truly … Read more

Can Debt Collectors Call Your Family to Collect the Debt

debt collecotr call your family

Whether it is legal for debt collectors to call your family members is a complicated question. Generally, debt collectors may not call your family. They cannot collect the debt from your family or disclose the details of the debt to your family. It is legal in some situations when debt collectors call your family. Collection … Read more

Ultimate Guide to the Debt Collection Statute of Limitations in Utah

Ultimate Guide to Utah Debt Collection Statute of Limitations

A statute of limitations is a law that limits the amount of time a party to a lawsuit has for asserting specific claims. The length of time allowed is different depending on the claims asserted and the state law governing the case. How long does a creditor have to collect a debt in Utah? In … Read more

Ultimate Guide to Handling a Debt Collection Agency

Debt Collection Agency List

What is a Debt Collection Agency A debt collection agency is a company that is either hired to collect debt on behalf of someone else or it is a debt buyer who purchases bad debts for collections. They use the mail, telephone, Internet, email, text messaging and other methods of communications and information gathering to … Read more

Midland Credit Management “Final Notice” Letters

If you have received a collection letter or series of collection letters from Midland Credit Management, Midland Funding, or any other company that make false legal threats or deceptive representations you can fight back. Midland Credit Management, Midland Funding, and other related companies are blanketing the country with threats and statements that are sometimes false. … Read more



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