• Nissan of St. Charles; alleged failure of car dealer to pay off trade-ins

      The Illinois Secretary of State Police, which regulates car dealers in Illinois, has shut down a large suburban Chicago car dealership, Nissan of St. Charles, for failing to pay off loans on ...

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    • Autovest

      Please contact us if Autovest, a debt buyer that specializes in defaulted auto paper, is trying to collect money from you, or has so attempted within the last year. We can help you both defend claims ...

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    • Cascade Capital

      Please contact us if bad debt buyer Cascade Capital is attempting to collect money from you in Illinois, especially on an alleged automobile deficiency, or has attempted to do so within the last year. ...

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    • Portfolio Recovery Associates (PRA)

      Please contact us if Portfolio Recovery Associates (PRA) is suing you or attempting to collect money from you in Illinois, or has attempted to do so within the last year. PRA files hundreds of ...

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    • National Collegiate Private Student Loans

      Are you being sued or dunned on a private student loan allegedly held by one of the National Collegiate Student Loan Trusts? (updated) Until 2015, about 125 lawsuits per month were filed to collect ...

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    • Midland Funding/ Midland Credit

      Please contact us if you have received a collection letter from Midland Credit Management / Midland Funding referring to review of your account by an attorney, or pre-legal notification, within the ...

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    • Crown Asset Management

      Please contact us if debt buyer Crown Asset Management is attempting to collect money from you in Illinois, or has so attempted within the last year. They file numerous lawsuits in local courts. We ...

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    • Midland Credit Management / Midland Funding

      Please contact us if Midland Credit Management / Midland Funding is attempting to collect money from you in Illinois, or has attempted to do so within the last year. Midland Funding files hundreds of ...

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    • Absolute Resolutions Investments

      Please contact us if Absolute Resolutions Investments is attempting to collect money from you in Illinois, or has attempted to do so within the last year. We can help you both defend claims against ...

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    • Crown Asset Management

      Please contact us if debt buyer Crown Asset Management is attempting to collect money from you in Illinois, or has so attempted within the last year. They file numerous lawsuits in local courts. We ...

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    • Taylor Bean & Whitaker Mortgage

      Please contact us if Taylor Bean & Whitaker Mortgage is attempting to foreclose on your home or collect money from you, directly or through a debt collector or law firm, in Illinois. We can help you ...

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    • Midland Credit Management / Midland Funding

      Please contact us if Midland Credit Management / Midland Funding is attempting to collect money from you in Illinois, or has attempted to do so within the last year. Midland Funding files hundreds of ...

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    • Please contact us if your bank refuses to honor requests to stop debiting your account

      The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau recently entered into a settlement with USAA Federal Savings Bank. The CFPB complained that USAA would not allow consumers to stop debits of their accounts by ...

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    • Premature Debits by Debt Collector

      Question: Is it legal for a debt collector to take money out of your account before the payment dates that were set up to pay them back? Answer: No. What you describe may be illegal under federal and ...

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    • Illinois Biometric Identification Privacy Act

      The Illinois Supreme Court has held that the Illinois Biometric Identification Privacy Act, 740 ILCS 14/1 et seq. ("BIPA"), does not require persons whose fingerprints or other biometric identifiers ...

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  • FAQ
    • Crown Asset Management

      Please contact us if debt buyer Crown Asset Management is attempting to collect money from you in Illinois, or has so attempted within the last year. They file numerous lawsuits in local courts. We ...

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    • Midland Credit Management / Midland Funding

      Please contact us if Midland Credit Management / Midland Funding is attempting to collect money from you in Illinois, or has attempted to do so within the last year. Midland Funding files hundreds of ...

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    • Cavalry SPV / Cavalry Portfolio Services (Illinois, New York)

      Please contact us if Cavalry SPV or Cavalry Portfolio Services is attempting to collect money from you in Illinois, either directly or through a collection agency or attorney, or has attempted to do ...

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    • Carrington Mortgage Services, LLC

      Please contact us if Carrington Mortgage Services, LLC 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 ...

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    • BGNF Group, LLC fka Bawld Guy Note Fund, LLC

      Please contact us if BGNF Group, LLC fka Bawld Guy Note Fund, LLC 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 ...

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    • Illinois Statutes of Limitation – Recent Developments

      Illinois Statutes of Limitation – Recent Developments I. Various types of open end credit A. General purpose credit cards: The statute of limitations on general purpose credit cards is five years ...

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    • Consumer's Guide to Credit Reporting

      If you've ever applied for a charge account, a personal loan, insurance, or a job, someone is probably keeping a file on you. This file might contain information on how you pay your bills, or whether ...

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    • I Recently Found out That My Mother Had Been Using My Information for Credit Since I Was 14 Years Old

      Question: I recently found out that my mother had been using my information for credit since I was 14 years old. When I turned 18 she said she would get a card in my name to help me establish credit, ...

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    • National Income Life Insurance Company (New York)

      Please contact us if you have an accidental death or dismemberment policy from National Income Life Insurance Company, a New York insurer, or if the company refused to pay any benefits claimed under ...

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    • Taylor Bean & Whitaker Mortgage

      Please contact us if Taylor Bean & Whitaker Mortgage is attempting to foreclose on your home or collect money from you, directly or through a debt collector or law firm, in Illinois. We can help you ...

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    • Kohn Law Firm

      Please contact us if Kohn Law Firm is suing you or trying to collect money from you, or has attempted to do so within the last year. They represent a number of frequent plaintiffs, including Midland ...

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    • Weltman, Weinberg & Reis

      Please contact us if Weltman, Weinberg & Reis Co., LPA has filed a lawsuit against you, whether for money or to foreclose on your home, or is otherwise trying to collect money from you, or has done so ...

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    • Taylor Bean & Whitaker Mortgage

      Please contact us if Taylor Bean & Whitaker Mortgage is attempting to foreclose on your home or collect money from you, directly or through a debt collector or law firm, in Illinois. We can help you ...

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    • McCalla Raymer Leibert Pierce, LLC

      Please contact us if McCalla Raymer Leibert Pierce, LLC (successor to Pierce & Associates) is suing you for money, attempting to foreclose on your home, or trying to collect money from you, or has ...

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    • Carrington Mortgage Services, LLC

      Please contact us if Carrington Mortgage Services, LLC 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 ...

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    • Autovest

      Please contact us if Autovest, a debt buyer that specializes in defaulted auto paper, is trying to collect money from you, or has so attempted within the last year. We can help you both defend claims ...

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    • Cascade Capital

      Please contact us if bad debt buyer Cascade Capital is attempting to collect money from you in Illinois, especially on an alleged automobile deficiency, or has attempted to do so within the last year. ...

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    • Heritage Acceptance, Pelican Auto Finance, JRSI

      Please contact us if attempts are being made to collect from you an old Heritage Acceptance or Pelican Auto Finance debt. Most appear to have been sold to debt buyers such as JRSI. We can help you ...

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    • Crown Asset Management

      Please contact us if debt buyer Crown Asset Management is attempting to collect money from you in Illinois, or has so attempted within the last year. They file numerous lawsuits in local courts. We ...

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    • Taylor Bean & Whitaker Mortgage

      Please contact us if Taylor Bean & Whitaker Mortgage is attempting to foreclose on your home or collect money from you, directly or through a debt collector or law firm, in Illinois. We can help you ...

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    • Midland Credit Management / Midland Funding

      Please contact us if Midland Credit Management / Midland Funding is attempting to collect money from you in Illinois, or has attempted to do so within the last year. Midland Funding files hundreds of ...

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    • Illinois Biometric Identification Privacy Act

      The Illinois Supreme Court has held that the Illinois Biometric Identification Privacy Act, 740 ILCS 14/1 et seq. ("BIPA"), does not require persons whose fingerprints or other biometric identifiers ...

      Read More
    • Autovest

      Please contact us if Autovest, a debt buyer that specializes in defaulted auto paper, is trying to collect money from you, or has so attempted within the last year. We can help you both defend claims ...

      Read More
    • Cascade Capital

      Please contact us if bad debt buyer Cascade Capital is attempting to collect money from you in Illinois, especially on an alleged automobile deficiency, or has attempted to do so within the last year. ...

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    • Heritage Acceptance, Pelican Auto Finance, JRSI

      Please contact us if attempts are being made to collect from you an old Heritage Acceptance or Pelican Auto Finance debt. Most appear to have been sold to debt buyers such as JRSI. We can help you ...

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    • Cascade Capital

      Please contact us if bad debt buyer Cascade Capital is attempting to collect money from you in Illinois, especially on an alleged automobile deficiency, or has attempted to do so within the last year. ...

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    • Heritage Acceptance, Pelican Auto Finance, JRSI

      Please contact us if attempts are being made to collect from you an old Heritage Acceptance or Pelican Auto Finance debt. Most appear to have been sold to debt buyers such as JRSI. We can help you ...

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    • Illinois Statutes of Limitation – Recent Developments

      Illinois Statutes of Limitation – Recent Developments I. Various types of open end credit A. General purpose credit cards: The statute of limitations on general purpose credit cards is five years ...

      Read More
    • National Collegiate Private Student Loans

      Are you being sued or dunned on a private student loan allegedly held by one of the National Collegiate Student Loan Trusts? (updated) Until 2015, about 125 lawsuits per month were filed to collect ...

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    • Private student loan litigation

      We are seeing an increasing volume of collection lawsuits on private student loans. In many cases, there are defenses which can be litigated on behalf of borrowers. Issues which frequently arise in ...

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    • Kohn Law Firm

      Please contact us if Kohn Law Firm is suing you or trying to collect money from you, or has attempted to do so within the last year. They represent a number of frequent plaintiffs, including Midland ...

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    • Potential claims you may have: Do you receive junk faxes, robocalls, or spam texts?

      Do you receive junk faxes, robocalls or spam texts? We are looking for lead plaintiffs for class action lawsuits. A Federal law called the Telephone Consumer Protection Act of 1991 prohibits certain ...

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    • Ringless voicemail

      At least two courts have now held that a “ringless” voicemail — technology which “deposits” a voicemail into a consumer’s voice mail box without actually causing the phone to ring at the time of ...

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    • Never, ever pay in gift cards

      There are an increasing number of scams in which someone calls the victim and demands immediate payment on some pretext, to be made in gift cards purchased at Best Buy, Walmart, etc. The victim is ...

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    • Potential claims you may have: Do you receive junk faxes, robocalls, or spam texts?

      Do you receive junk faxes, robocalls or spam texts? We are looking for lead plaintiffs for class action lawsuits. A Federal law called the Telephone Consumer Protection Act of 1991 prohibits certain ...

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    • Ringless voicemail

      At least two courts have now held that a “ringless” voicemail — technology which “deposits” a voicemail into a consumer’s voice mail box without actually causing the phone to ring at the time of ...

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    • Heritage Acceptance, Pelican Auto Finance, JRSI

      Please contact us if attempts are being made to collect from you an old Heritage Acceptance or Pelican Auto Finance debt. Most appear to have been sold to debt buyers such as JRSI. We can help you ...

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    • Cascade Capital

      Please contact us if bad debt buyer Cascade Capital is attempting to collect money from you in Illinois, especially on an alleged automobile deficiency, or has attempted to do so within the last year. ...

      Read More
    • Heritage Acceptance, Pelican Auto Finance, JRSI

      Please contact us if attempts are being made to collect from you an old Heritage Acceptance or Pelican Auto Finance debt. Most appear to have been sold to debt buyers such as JRSI. We can help you ...

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    • Auto loan defaults rise

      According to a study released on February 12, 2019 by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, a record 7 million Americans are at least 90 days behind on payments for automobile loans and retail ...

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    • Cascade Capital

      Please contact us if bad debt buyer Cascade Capital is attempting to collect money from you in Illinois, especially on an alleged automobile deficiency, or has attempted to do so within the last year. ...

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    • Heritage Acceptance, Pelican Auto Finance, JRSI

      Please contact us if attempts are being made to collect from you an old Heritage Acceptance or Pelican Auto Finance debt. Most appear to have been sold to debt buyers such as JRSI. We can help you ...

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    • Auto loan defaults rise

      According to a study released on February 12, 2019 by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, a record 7 million Americans are at least 90 days behind on payments for automobile loans and retail ...

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