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  • Federal student loans  --  income based repayment plans
    Federal student loans -- income based repayment plans

    Please contact us if you are having problems obtaining or renewing income based repayment plans on Federal student loans. We are particularly interested in Conduent and Nelnet.

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  • Internet loans by tribal and other unlicensed lenders to Illinois and Indiana residents
    Internet loans by tribal and other unlicensed lenders to Illinois and Indiana residents

    Loans made to an Illinois resident for nonbusiness purposes at more than 9% interest by a party who is not a licensed consumer lender, credit union or a bank are not enforceable. Most internet ...

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  • Free consultation  --  collection, foreclosure  and credit reporting problems
    Free consultation -- collection, foreclosure and credit reporting problems

    We offer free consultation to persons with debt collection, foreclosure and credit reporting problems. With respect to collection and foreclosure problems , please send whatever letters, notices, ...

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  • Private student loan litigation
    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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  • Can I Close My Bank Account and Try to Make Reasonable Payments on a Tribal Payday Loan Without Being Sued?  Should I pay the loan back at all?
    Can I Close My Bank Account and Try to Make Reasonable Payments on a Tribal Payday Loan Without Being Sued? Should I pay the loan back at all?

    Question: Can I close my bank account and try to make reasonable payments without being sued? I have taken out 2 Internet payday loans through a tribal lending company. Answer: Tribal lenders are not ...

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  • Illinois Biometric Identification Privacy Act
    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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