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Blog Posts in January, 2020

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  • Liability of Cosigners When Car Repossessed
    Liability of Cosigners When Car Repossessed

    Question: How can I avoid paying for a car after it is repossessed. I am the cosigner and did not obtain possession of the car. Answer: Under Illinois law, the creditor is required to provide you with ...

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  • Credit Acceptance Corp.
    Credit Acceptance Corp.

    Please contact us if you are being sued by auto finance company Credit Acceptance Corp. We can help you both defend the claims against you and assert your rights under the Fair Debt Collection ...

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  • Debt Buyer's Collection of Interest Waived by Credit Card Issuer
    Debt Buyer's Collection of Interest Waived by Credit Card Issuer

    Question: Recently I read that a debt buyer was not allowed to add interest on a charged off credit card. That when the original creditor charges off your account they no longer can charge fees or ...

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  • Can Secured Creditor Obtain Vehicle from Police?
    Can Secured Creditor Obtain Vehicle from Police?

    Question: The police impounded my car and gave it to my bank. The car had not yet been paid for. The bank sold my car at auction without my authorization. Can I sue the bank? Answer: No. All security ...

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  • Allgate Financial, LLC
    Allgate Financial, LLC

    Please contact us if Allgate Financial, LLC is trying to collect money from you, or has so attempted within the last year. We can help you both defend claims against you and assert your rights under ...

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  • Auto Dealer Asks Consumer to Submit False Information to Bank
    Auto Dealer Asks Consumer to Submit False Information to Bank

    Question: I bought a car from a dealer and signed a retail installment contract. The car dealer said he would sell the contract to a bank. The car dealer called me giving me a list of lies they want ...

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