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

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

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  • Free consultation  --  collection and credit reporting problems
    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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  • USAA Savings Bank and USAA Federal Savings Bank
    USAA Savings Bank and USAA Federal Savings Bank

    Please contact us if you have had difficulty with USAA Savings Bank or USAA Federal Savings Bank honoring a valid claim that a transaction (such as a debit to your account or a charge on a credit ...

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  • Yo-Yo Purchase of Car
    Yo-Yo Purchase of Car

    Question: I purchased a car and traded in my old car and put money down. I signed a contact and got the keys. Three weeks later I received a letter from the dealer stating that I was not approved and ...

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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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  • Debts of Spouse Prior to Marriage
    Debts of Spouse Prior to Marriage

    Question: Will I incur my finance’s debt if I marry him? We are planning to marry and I am debt free, he has some large debt. I do not want to incur those. Will there be a problem? He did put me on ...

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