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  • Credit card company rejects claim of fraud
    Credit card company rejects claim of fraud

    Q. I’m being sued by credit card company for fraudulent charges made by someone else. The charges were made in California . I can prove that I was in Chicago Illinois working at the time. I have a ...

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  • Improper disclosure of private information by debt collectors
    Improper disclosure of private information by debt collectors

    Improper disclosure of private information by debt collectors Many debt and bill collectors send letters to consumers demanding payment. But sometimes these collectors don’t print and send the letters ...

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  • Is Widow Liable for Late Husband's Credit Cards?
    Is Widow Liable for Late Husband's Credit Cards?

    Question: My husband died and he had a lot of credit cards. I did not know he had them. Do I have to pay them? Answer: No. Only his estate, if he had enough money to open one, is liable. Attempts are ...

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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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  • Potential claims:   Internet loans
    Potential claims: Internet loans

    Please contact us if someone is attempting to collect from you a loan you obtained over the Internet from a lender that does not have a physical location in Illinois. Many of these lenders are ...

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  • Old mortgages, notes and HELOCS
    Old mortgages, notes and HELOCS

    There has recently been an upsurge of attempts to -- (1) foreclose on mortgages and home equity lines of credit on which no payment has been made for 5 years or more , and (2) file suits to collect ...

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