• Statute of Limitations on Bad Check in Illinois

      Question: Is there a Statute of Limitations on bad check? Answer: 2 years for statutory penalty (measured from dishonor); 3 years for liability on the check (same); the underlying obligation may be 4, ...

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    • Fraudulent removal of funds from bank accounts

      Please contact us if a bank refuses to credit your account for third party fraudulent activity. We have recently observed that a number of major, supposedly reputable banks refuse to honor customer ...

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    • 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 ...

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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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    • Illinois Statutes of Limitations

      Q. I forgot about a debt from 10 years ago. Now they are threatening to sue me. Can they get a judgment after 10 years? A. The principal statutes of limitation in Illinois are 4 years for the sale or ...

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    • Velocity Investments

      Please contact us if Velocity Investments is attempting to collect money from you in Illinois. We can help you both defend claims against you and assert your rights under the Fair Debt Collection ...

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    • LVNV Funding and PYOD

      Please contact us if LVNV Funding or its sister debt buyer PYOD is attempting to collect money from you in Illinois. LVNV files hundreds of collection lawsuits in Illinois each month. We can help you ...

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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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    • Emergency response charges

      Please contact us if you have received bills for charges of emergency responders (fire departments, Department of Transportation, etc.).

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    • Velocity Investments

      Please contact us if Velocity Investments is attempting to collect money from you in Illinois. We can help you both defend claims against you and assert your rights under the Fair Debt Collection ...

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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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    • Velocity Investments

      Please contact us if Velocity Investments is attempting to collect money from you in Illinois. We can help you both defend claims against you and assert your rights under the Fair Debt Collection ...

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    • LVNV Funding and PYOD

      Please contact us if LVNV Funding or its sister debt buyer PYOD is attempting to collect money from you in Illinois. LVNV files hundreds of collection lawsuits in Illinois each month. We can help you ...

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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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    • Emergency response charges

      Please contact us if you have received bills for charges of emergency responders (fire departments, Department of Transportation, etc.).

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    • Velocity Investments

      Please contact us if Velocity Investments is attempting to collect money from you in Illinois. We can help you both defend claims against you and assert your rights under the Fair Debt Collection ...

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    • LVNV Funding and PYOD

      Please contact us if LVNV Funding or its sister debt buyer PYOD is attempting to collect money from you in Illinois. LVNV files hundreds of collection lawsuits in Illinois each month. We can help you ...

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    • Velocity Investments

      Please contact us if Velocity Investments is attempting to collect money from you in Illinois. We can help you both defend claims against you and assert your rights under the Fair Debt Collection ...

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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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    • 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 ...

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    • Emergency response charges

      Please contact us if you have received bills for charges of emergency responders (fire departments, Department of Transportation, etc.).

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    • Velocity Investments

      Please contact us if Velocity Investments is attempting to collect money from you in Illinois. We can help you both defend claims against you and assert your rights under the Fair Debt Collection ...

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    • LVNV Funding and PYOD

      Please contact us if LVNV Funding or its sister debt buyer PYOD is attempting to collect money from you in Illinois. LVNV files hundreds of collection lawsuits in Illinois each month. We can help you ...

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    • Emergency response charges

      Please contact us if you have received bills for charges of emergency responders (fire departments, Department of Transportation, etc.).

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    • Velocity Investments

      Please contact us if Velocity Investments is attempting to collect money from you in Illinois. We can help you both defend claims against you and assert your rights under the Fair Debt Collection ...

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    • LVNV Funding and PYOD

      Please contact us if LVNV Funding or its sister debt buyer PYOD is attempting to collect money from you in Illinois. LVNV files hundreds of collection lawsuits in Illinois each month. We can help you ...

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  • FAQ
    • Emergency response charges

      Please contact us if you have received bills for charges of emergency responders (fire departments, Department of Transportation, etc.).

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    • Velocity Investments

      Please contact us if Velocity Investments is attempting to collect money from you in Illinois. We can help you both defend claims against you and assert your rights under the Fair Debt Collection ...

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    • LVNV Funding and PYOD

      Please contact us if LVNV Funding or its sister debt buyer PYOD is attempting to collect money from you in Illinois. LVNV files hundreds of collection lawsuits in Illinois each month. We can help you ...

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    • Are you a defendant in a Chicago area collection lawsuit?

      Please contact us if one of these Chicago area collection law firms is suing you or trying to collect money from you. Blitt & Gaines Mandarich Law Group Markoff Law Resurgence Legal Group Shindler & ...

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    • Free consultation -- collection and credit reporting problems

      We offer free consultation to persons with debt collection and credit reporting problems. With respect to collection problems, please send whatever letters, court papers, or other documents relate to ...

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    • Caliber Home Loans

      Please contact us if you are having problems with Caliber Home Loans, or if Caliber is attempting to foreclose on your home or collect money from you. We can help you both defend claims against you ...

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    • Fraudulent removal of funds from bank accounts

      Please contact us if a bank refuses to credit your account for third party fraudulent activity. We have recently observed that a number of major, supposedly reputable banks refuse to honor customer ...

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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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    • Emergency response charges

      Please contact us if you have received bills for charges of emergency responders (fire departments, Department of Transportation, etc.).

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    • Medical liens

      Please contact us if you are an accident victim and a medical provider refuses to submit claims to a benefit plan or insurance carrier with respect to which you are in-network, instead placing a lien ...

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    • Emergency response charges

      Please contact us if you have received bills for charges of emergency responders (fire departments, Department of Transportation, etc.).

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    • Are you a defendant in a Chicago area collection lawsuit?

      Please contact us if one of these Chicago area collection law firms is suing you or trying to collect money from you. Blitt & Gaines Mandarich Law Group Markoff Law Resurgence Legal Group Shindler & ...

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    • Free consultation -- collection and credit reporting problems

      We offer free consultation to persons with debt collection and credit reporting problems. With respect to collection problems, please send whatever letters, court papers, or other documents relate to ...

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    • Are you a defendant in a Chicago area collection lawsuit?

      Please contact us if one of these Chicago area collection law firms is suing you or trying to collect money from you. Blitt & Gaines Mandarich Law Group Markoff Law Resurgence Legal Group Shindler & ...

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    • Free consultation -- collection and credit reporting problems

      We offer free consultation to persons with debt collection and credit reporting problems. With respect to collection problems, please send whatever letters, court papers, or other documents relate to ...

      Read More
    • Caliber Home Loans

      Please contact us if you are having problems with Caliber Home Loans, or if Caliber is attempting to foreclose on your home or collect money from you. We can help you both defend claims against you ...

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    • Are you a defendant in a Chicago area collection lawsuit?

      Please contact us if one of these Chicago area collection law firms is suing you or trying to collect money from you. Blitt & Gaines Mandarich Law Group Markoff Law Resurgence Legal Group Shindler & ...

      Read More
    • Free consultation -- collection and credit reporting problems

      We offer free consultation to persons with debt collection and credit reporting problems. With respect to collection problems, please send whatever letters, court papers, or other documents relate to ...

      Read More
    • Caliber Home Loans

      Please contact us if you are having problems with Caliber Home Loans, or if Caliber is attempting to foreclose on your home or collect money from you. We can help you both defend claims against you ...

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    • Are you a defendant in a Chicago area collection lawsuit?

      Please contact us if one of these Chicago area collection law firms is suing you or trying to collect money from you. Blitt & Gaines Mandarich Law Group Markoff Law Resurgence Legal Group Shindler & ...

      Read More
    • Free consultation -- collection and credit reporting problems

      We offer free consultation to persons with debt collection and credit reporting problems. With respect to collection problems, please send whatever letters, court papers, or other documents relate to ...

      Read More
    • 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 ...

      Read More
    • Velocity Investments

      Please contact us if Velocity Investments is attempting to collect money from you in Illinois. We can help you both defend claims against you and assert your rights under the Fair Debt Collection ...

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    • LVNV Funding and PYOD

      Please contact us if LVNV Funding or its sister debt buyer PYOD is attempting to collect money from you in Illinois. LVNV files hundreds of collection lawsuits in Illinois each month. We can help you ...

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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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    • 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
    • Free consultation -- collection and credit reporting problems

      We offer free consultation to persons with debt collection and credit reporting problems. With respect to collection problems, please send whatever letters, court papers, or other documents relate to ...

      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. ...

      Read More
    • Illinois Statutes of Limitations

      Q. I forgot about a debt from 10 years ago. Now they are threatening to sue me. Can they get a judgment after 10 years? A. The principal statutes of limitation in Illinois are 4 years for the sale or ...

      Read More
    • LVNV Funding and PYOD

      Please contact us if LVNV Funding or its sister debt buyer PYOD is attempting to collect money from you in Illinois. LVNV files hundreds of collection lawsuits in Illinois each month. We can help you ...

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    • Free consultation -- collection and credit reporting problems

      We offer free consultation to persons with debt collection and credit reporting problems. With respect to collection problems, please send whatever letters, court papers, or other documents relate to ...

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    • 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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    • Free consultation -- collection and credit reporting problems

      We offer free consultation to persons with debt collection and credit reporting problems. With respect to collection problems, please send whatever letters, court papers, or other documents relate to ...

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    • Blitt & Gaines

      Please contact us if Chicago area collection law firm Blitt & Gaines is suing you or trying to collect money from you. We regularly defend cases that they bring and can protect your interests. If you ...

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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 ...

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    • 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 as well as individual lawsuits. A Federal law called the Telephone Consumer Protection ...

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    • Troy Capital

      Please contact us if Troy Capital is attempting to collect money from you in Illinois. We can help you both defend claims against you and assert your rights under the Fair Debt Collection Practices ...

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    • Convergent Outsourcing / Convergent Receivables Management

      Please contact us if Convergent Outsourcing / Convergent Receivables Management is attempting to collect money from you, or has attempted to do so within the last year. We can help you both defend ...

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    • 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 as well as individual lawsuits. A Federal law called the Telephone Consumer Protection ...

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    • 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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    • 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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    • Velocity Investments

      Please contact us if Velocity Investments is attempting to collect money from you in Illinois. We can help you both defend claims against you and assert your rights under the Fair Debt Collection ...

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    • LVNV Funding and PYOD

      Please contact us if LVNV Funding or its sister debt buyer PYOD is attempting to collect money from you in Illinois. LVNV files hundreds of collection lawsuits in Illinois each month. We can help you ...

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    • Free consultation -- collection and credit reporting problems

      We offer free consultation to persons with debt collection and credit reporting problems. With respect to collection problems, please send whatever letters, court papers, or other documents relate to ...

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    • Free consultation -- collection and credit reporting problems

      We offer free consultation to persons with debt collection and credit reporting problems. With respect to collection problems, please send whatever letters, court papers, or other documents relate to ...

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    • Unifund

      Please contact us if Unifund (Unifund CCR Partners and Unifund CCR, LLC ) is attempting to collect money from you in Illinois, or has attempted to do so within the last year. Unifund files about ...

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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
    • Free consultation -- collection and credit reporting problems

      We offer free consultation to persons with debt collection and credit reporting problems. With respect to collection problems, please send whatever letters, court papers, or other documents relate to ...

      Read More
    • Statute of Limitations on Bad Check in Illinois

      Question: Is there a Statute of Limitations on bad check? Answer: 2 years for statutory penalty (measured from dishonor); 3 years for liability on the check (same); the underlying obligation may be 4, ...

      Read More
    • 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 ...

      Read More