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  • Tribal High-Interest  Loans
    Tribal High-Interest Loans

    In one of our cases, Jackson v. Payday Financial, LLC, 764 F.3d 765 (7th Cir. 2014), the federal court of appeals in Chicago rejected an attempt by payday lenders associated with a Native American ...

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  • Do not deposit checks and remit part of the proceeds.
    Do not deposit checks and remit part of the proceeds.

    Q. I have a friend that received a text about a job. They sent her a check that she was supposed to deposit into her bank. They told her to withdraw part of the money and wire it back to some other ...

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  • Dealing with fraudulent debits to checking account
    Dealing with fraudulent debits to checking account

    Q . I was a victim of account fraud last month. A person called my bank and got a new debit card issued to them in a different state. They used it to take all of the money in my account. I am still ...

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  • Do you receive prerecorded messages, robocalls, unwanted telemarketing calls, or spam texts?
    Do you receive prerecorded messages, robocalls, unwanted telemarketing calls, or spam texts?

    Do you receive prerecorded messages, robocalls, unwanted telemarketing calls, or spam texts? We are looking for lead plaintiffs for class action lawsuits as well as persons interested in bringing ...

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  • Have you received calls on your cell phone from debt collectors calling for someone else?
    Have you received calls on your cell phone from debt collectors calling for someone else?

    Have you received calls on your cell phone from debt collectors calling for someone else? Did the debt collector use an autodialer or a pre-recorded or computer generated voice? These calls may be a ...

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  • Save Phone Messages and Letters from Debt Collectors
    Save Phone Messages and Letters from Debt Collectors

    We strongly suggest that you save all phone and voicemail messages from debt collectors. We also recommend saving all letters to and from debt collectors, including envelopes you receive, and all ...

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