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Can I take legal actions against a company that called my neighbor asking questions about me?

Under the Fair Debt Collections Practices Act (FDCPA), a debt collector may contact others …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 8 years ago

What is the statute of limitations on "junk debt"?

There is a thing called the "statute of limitations," which sets out how long …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 8 years ago

Can we still be sued if we work out a re-payment arrangement on an overdue credit card balance?

Without sounding as if I am condescending in any way what you need to …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 9 years ago

What is the statute of limitation for an electric company to collect a debt?

What they can legally do, if push comes to shove, is sue you for …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 9 years ago

Do I have to refund payments made if buyer refuses to honor an agreement and then decides to back out of deal?

1) Verbal agreements are enforceable, though they can obviously be hard to prove. If …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 9 years ago