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  • Tenant and employment background check reports
    Tenant and employment background check reports

    Please contact us if you have had a problem with erroneous employee and tenant background check reports. Over 90% of employers and landlords purchase such reports, which provide criminal background ...

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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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  • Statute of limitations in Illinois on an equity line of credit (HELOC)  is five years, not ten
    Statute of limitations in Illinois on an equity line of credit (HELOC) is five years, not ten

    We received a ruling from the Circuit Court of Cook County on December 12, 2018 that the Illinois statute of limitations on an equity line of credit is five years, not ten years. (An appeal from this ...

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  • Private mortgage insurance
    Private mortgage insurance

    Q. We are still paying private mortgage insurance 13 years after we bought the house. The house is worth a lesser amount than the purchase price. Can we get out of paying PMI? A. Under federal law, ...

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  • Illinois Statutes of Limitations
    Illinois Statutes of Limitations

    Question I forgot about a debt from 10 years ago. Now they are threatening to sue me. Can they get a judgment after 10 years? Answer If you have old debts, a collector may not be able to get a ...

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  • Weltman, Weinberg & Reis  --  debt collection and mortgage foreclosure law firm
    Weltman, Weinberg & Reis -- debt collection and mortgage foreclosure law firm

    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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