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Blog Posts in July, 2019

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  • Sottile & Barile
    Sottile & Barile

    Please contact us if Sottile & Barile is attempting to foreclose on your home or collect money from you, in Illinois. We can help you both defend the claims against you and assert your rights under ...

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  • Changes in Illinois law regarding collection of judgments
    Changes in Illinois law regarding collection of judgments

    Effective January 1, 2020, Illinois lowers the post-judgment interest rate on judgments for contractual consumer debts to 5% from the current 9%. In addition, the period within which a judgment can be ...

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  • Liability for Debts of Parent
    Liability for Debts of Parent

    Question: How can I insure that I am not liable for my mother’s debt? My mother has substantial credit card bills, which she is unable to pay from her limited income. She refuses to consider ...

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  • Important Information About Illinois Collection Cases
    Important Information About Illinois Collection Cases

    If you are sued by a debt buyer : If you never dealt with the entity that is suing you, it is probably a debt buyer rather than the original creditor. Over $100 billion in debts are sold to debt ...

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  • Jefferson Capital Systems
    Jefferson Capital Systems

    Please contact us if Jefferson Capital Systems is attempting to collect money from you in Illinois, or has done so within the last year. We can help you both defend claims against you and assert your ...

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  • Mediators and arbitrators do not call people to collect debts
    Mediators and arbitrators do not call people to collect debts

    Q. I had a "mediation" place i call me and said I did not pay a payday loan 10 years ago. I do not remember the loan. When I asked for some papers to prove that I owed the money the "mediator" said he ...

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