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How to remove a judgment lien placed on my property 6 years ago?

I suggest that you consult with a consumer law attorney to obtain a certified …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 6 years ago

How does the statute of limitations work when a debtor moves to another state?

The statute of limitations depends on where the suit is filed. Assuming that your …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 7 years ago

If I go pro se in civil court does it matter a lot about the wording of paperwork and how I speak?

Generally speaking, courts give a lot of leeway to pro se litigants and understand …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 7 years ago

If I am a victim of identity theft, what can I do to convince collection agency I did not commit fraud?

You should retain an attorney to help you with this--a lawyer will increase your …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 7 years ago

Does a company have the right to report a charge off if they failed to notify the consumer of the debt?

There is nothing improper for a creditor to report a charge off (write off) …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 7 years ago