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  • Six Things To Know About Which Debts to Prioritize
    Deciding which debts to pay first is a personal decision that is different for many people in different circumstances, but a consumer debtor should know about which debts are priority and should be ...
American Express - Click here to view all posts
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  • AMERICAN EXPRESS DEBT LAWSUIT SETTLED
    We were retained on a case where American Express sued a consumer for $80,000 based on an allegedly defaulted American Express Platinum card. American Express is an original creditor whom very rarely ...
Arrowood Indemnity Company - Click here to view all posts
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  • Arrowood Indemnity Private Student Loans
    Arrowood Indemnity is one of the most common private student loan creditor’s that sue consumers and try to enforce default judgments. Many people still wonder who they really are. Almost every ...
  • ARROWOOD INDEMNITY PRIVATE STUDENT LOAN
    Our client was sued by the law office Stawiarski & Associates, PC on a private student loan in that was allegedly in default. They did so on behalf of their client Arrowood Indemnity Co, a common ...
  • Arrowood Indemnity Lawsuit Settled
    Recently, Lebedin Kofman LLP was retained as counsel to defend a private student loan lawsuit matter that was well into the litigation process. The creditor and plaintiff was Arrowood Indemnity ...
Asset Acceptance, LLC - Click here to view all posts
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Autovest LLC - Click here to view all posts
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Bank of America - Click here to view all posts
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  • BANK OF AMERICA/FIA & UNIFUND CCR DEBT MATTERS
    Generally, creditors and debt buyers will exclusively retain one or two debt collection law firms to either collect debt that is owed to them or to obtain and enforce a judgment. These debt collection ...
Bankruptcy - Click here to view all posts
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  • Supreme Court Reviewing Midland Funding Debt Case
    Earlier last week, the United States Supreme Court began reviewing a case against Midland Funding for seeking to recover debts from people in bankruptcy even when it is barred from doing so by state ...
Cach LLC - Click here to view all posts
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  • U.S Court of Appeals Affirms Cach, LLC Decision
    In May 2016, the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit affirmed that the FDCPA does not contain a requirement that a debt collect must intend to proceed to trial when it files a ...
Capital One - Click here to view all posts
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Cavalry Portfolio Services - Click here to view all posts
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CFPB - Click here to view all posts
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Citibank - Click here to view all posts
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  • Houslanger & Associates Federal Lawsuit Revived
    On Monday, the Second Circuit ruled that Andrew Benzemann should be allowed to sue Citibank after his account was frozen while the bank tried to collect another customer’s debt. This case stems ...
  • Citibank Ordered to Provide Relief to Consumers
    The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau took two separate actions against Citibank for illegal debt sales and debt collection practices. The CFPB ordered Citibank to pay $5 million in consumer relief ...
Class Actions - Click here to view all posts
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Cohen & Slamowitz, LLP - Click here to view all posts
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  • Cohen & Slamowitz is Now Selip & Stylianou LLP
    Cohen & Slamowitz, one of the major New York debt collection law firms has changed their name to Selip & Stylianou. Cohen and Slamowitz were notoriously known for their aggressive debt ...
  • Cohen & Slamowitz
    Our firm was retained by an elderly client who was frantic that Cohen and Slamowitz had frozen her bank account. We investigated and found that Citibank, the original creditor had been able to obtain ...
Co-Signing - Click here to view all posts
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  • Problems with Private Student Loans
    Many students accept private student loans when federal loans will not cover the complete cost of attending college or grad school. However, private loans can cost significantly more than federal ...
  • What to Know Before Co-Signing a Loan
    When co-signing a loan it is important think about the financial risk and obligations involved. A cosigner is a person who agrees to pay a borrower’s debt if he or she defaults on the loan. If ...
  • Sunrise Credit Services Auto Repossession Case
    Our client co-signed on a car note for her then boyfriend. He later defaulted on the payments, the car was then repossessed and sold at auction. Then, Sunrise Credit Services, Inc. (a collection ...
Credit Card Debt - Click here to view all posts
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  • NCO Portfolio Management Debt Dismissed
    A former client retained our services again when another old debt came back to potentially garnish his wages. A default judgment had been entered against him in 2008 by NCO Portfolio Management, one ...
  • CREDIT CARD DEBT
    The average United State household carries approximately $15,355 in credit card debt. Regardless of the financial trends over the past 15 years, American credit habits have remained consistent. ...
Credit Score - Click here to view all posts
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  • Credit Score Basics
    Credit scores have become increasingly important, especially when it comes to loans and mortgages. Credit histories and scores are used as indicators to determine the reliability of consumers and the ...
  • How to Get a Mortgage Despite Past Judgments or Delinquent Accounts
    After months of preparation, packing, and document gathering, you are finally ready to move into your new home. The phone rings and you hear the words that no new potential home owner wants to hear, ...
  • Changes in New York City's Credit Check Laws
    In May of this year, New York City Mayor Bill Deblasio signed a bill that amends the City’s Human Rights Law to prohibit “most employers from inquiring into or considering a prospective or ...
Daniels Norelli Scully & Cecere, P.C. - Click here to view all posts
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Debt Collection - Click here to view all posts
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Debt Collector Directory - Click here to view all posts
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  • NATIONAL COLLEGIATE STUDENT LOAN TRUST LAWSUITS
    Recently, National Collegiate Trust filed a massive number of lawsuits against borrowers across the United States. States where these lawsuits have been filed include Florida, New York, Michigan, ...
  • ARROWOOD INDEMNITY PRIVATE STUDENT LOAN
    Our client was sued by the law office Stawiarski & Associates, PC on a private student loan in that was allegedly in default. They did so on behalf of their client Arrowood Indemnity Co, a common ...
  • MAIDENBAUM & ASSOCIATES DEBT SETTLED
    Our firm was contacted after our client’s bank account was restrained as the result of a default judgment entered by Accounts Receivable System a debt buyer that bought this particular debt from ...
Debt Defense - Click here to view all posts
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Debt Lawsuit - Click here to view all posts
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Debt Relief - Click here to view all posts
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  • Handling Holiday Debt
    With the holidays rapidly approaching, it can be easy to get caught up in the exciting spirit of gift giving and party hosting. That is until your post-holiday credit card bill shows up at your door. ...
  • Huge Settlement for New York Default Judgment Victims
    Several thousands of New Yorkers affected by a major debt collection scheme will receive $59 million in a class-action settlement filed in the Federal District Court in Manhattan. This settlement will ...
  • How to Get a Mortgage Despite Past Judgments or Delinquent Accounts
    After months of preparation, packing, and document gathering, you are finally ready to move into your new home. The phone rings and you hear the words that no new potential home owner wants to hear, ...
Debt Scam - Click here to view all posts
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  • Legal Action Taken against New York Debt Collection Scheme
    In early November, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and the New York Attorney General, filed a lawsuit in a federal district court against a debt collection network based in Buffalo, New York. ...
  • FTC and U.S District Court Stop Debt Scam
    The United States District Court has ordered a permanent injunction against a Chicago-based debt collection company. Stark Recovery targeted both consumers and other collection agencies with fake debt ...
Debt Settlement - Click here to view all posts
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  • NAVIENT PRIVATE STUDENT LOAN DEBT SETTLED
    Recently, we were retained by a consumer who was sued by Navient, a private student loan lender, and probably the biggest student loan lender in the country. The lawsuit against her was for over ...
  • FORSTER AND GARBUS DEFAULT JUDGMENT VACATED
    We were retained by a client that discovered a 2007 default judgment from Capital One Bank, a common predatory lender who were represented by Forster and Garbus, a debt collection law firm after ...
  • Houslanger and Associates Judgment Vacated
    We were contacted about a default judgment obtained against a consumer by Palisades Acquisition, a debt buyer using the services of Todd Houslanger & Associates to enforce the judgment against him ...
Debtor Rights - Click here to view all posts
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  • FORSTER AND GARBUS DEFAULT JUDGMENT VACATED
    We were retained by a client that discovered a 2007 default judgment from Capital One Bank, a common predatory lender who were represented by Forster and Garbus, a debt collection law firm after ...
  • Midland Funding Judgment Vacated and Debt Resolved
    We were contacted by a client who learned that she had a default judgment entered against her back in 2008 by Midland Funding or Midland Credit Management, one of the biggest debt buying companies in ...
  • PRESSLER & PRESSLER JUDGMENT RESOLVED
    As often occurs, our client learned about a 2008 default judgment when his bank account was frozen by debt collection attorneys Pressler & Pressler in connection to a debt owned by First ...
Default - Click here to view all posts
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  • PRIVATE STUDENT LOAN DEFAULT
    https://getoutofdebt.org/63127/top-10-reasons-stop-paying-unaffordable-private-student-loan Many consumers experience trouble when trying to pay off their private student loans and unsure of their ...
  • Kirschenbaum, Phillips & Levy Lawsuit Defense
    Our client was sued by the Law Offices of Kirschenbaum, Phillips, & Levy, PC for a $6,977 Discover defaulted credit card account in Nassau County. Our client had been out of work for approximately ...
  • LR Credit/Mel S. Harris Case Dismissed
    Our client contacted us after he learned that his bank account was frozen in the state of Texas where he resides. We were able to quickly establish that the collection law firm of Mel S. Harris had ...
Discover - Click here to view all posts
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Eltman, Eltman & Cooper, P.C. - Click here to view all posts
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  • Eltman Law Case Resolved
    Our client retained us after he received a notice from his bank regarding a judgment entered against him in 2008 in Ulster County Supreme Court. The letter indicated that the judgment creditor was ...
Encore Capital Group - Click here to view all posts
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Experian Information Solutions Inc. - Click here to view all posts
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FDCPA - Click here to view all posts
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  • New Debt Collection Rules Unveiled
    Debt collectors and their aggressive collection practices have attracted the attention of federal and state regulatory agencies over the past year because of an excessive amount of consumer complaints ...
  • U.S Court of Appeals Affirms Cach, LLC Decision
    In May 2016, the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit affirmed that the FDCPA does not contain a requirement that a debt collect must intend to proceed to trial when it files a ...
  • FDCPA Action Brought Against Portfolio Recovery Associates
    Plaintiff Tracy Bourma filed a complaint in the United States District Court for the Middle District of Louisiana in May 2016 against Portfolio Recovery Associates and Experian Information Solutions ...
Firm News - Click here to view all posts
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  • Mel S. Harris and Stephen Einstein & Associates Merger
    The collection litigation and creditor law firms Mel S. Harris and Stephen Einstein appear to have merged ownership. As a result of this merger the firms have expanded their staff and relocated to a ...
  • First Commerce LTD: Case Dismissed
    Our client a resident of Florida contacted us about a default judgment placed against him in New York County in 1997. He learned of the judgment when he received a bank levy notice stating that the ...
  • Atlantic Credit & Finance Judgment Vacated
    Our client received a wage garnishment notice through his job and realized that there was a judgment against him by Atlantic Credit & Finance, a debt buyer that he had no idea about from 2007. He ...
Forster & Garbus, LLP - Click here to view all posts
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Frozen Bank Account - Click here to view all posts
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HEAL Loans - Click here to view all posts
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Houslanger & Asssociates - Click here to view all posts
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  • HOUSLANGER & ASSOCIATES BANK LEVY REMOVED
    Recently we have noticed that the debt collection law firm of Houslanger & Associates has been enforcing judgments and collecting debt on behalf of National Collegiate Student Loan Trust, one of ...
  • Palisades Acquistion XVI Judgment Matter Vacated
    This client initially contacted our firm after his bank account was frozen due to a New York judgment that had been entered against him in 2003. He had already moved to Florida at that time and was ...
  • PALISADES COLLECTION LLC JUDGMENT VACATED
    We were contacted by a client who received a notice of wage garnishment from a New York City Marshal to his job stating that garnishment against him would begin within a twenty-day period based on a ...
Jaffe & Asher, LLP - Click here to view all posts
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  • Jaffe & Asher Sheds Consumer Collection Unit
    The Manhattan-based New York branch of Jaffe & Asher, LLP reported to the New York State Department of Labor that it intends to lay-off 75 of its 119 New York employees in February 2016. The firm ...
Jefferson Capital Systems LLC - Click here to view all posts
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  • Jefferson Capital Systems Student Loan Lawsuit Settled
    Our client was sued by Jefferson Capital Systems, a common debt buyer of private student loans. Jefferson often buys loans that were previously owned by National Collegiate Student Loan Trust, a ...
  • Jefferson Capital Systems LLC
    Private student loans are a frequent feature on these blogs and they usually consist of the usual suspects such as Navient and National Collegiate Trust. However, there is a different route that ...
Judgment Settlement - Click here to view all posts
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Judgments - Click here to view all posts
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Kazlow & Kazlow - Click here to view all posts
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  • Kazlow & Kazlow/Access Group Loan Settled
    Access Group Tertiary, a private student loan guarantor sued our client through their local New York attorneys, Kazlow and Kazlow, a firm we defend consumers against often. We immediately drafted an ...
Kirschenbaum, Phillips & Roach, P.C. - Click here to view all posts
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  • Kirschenbaum, Phillips & Levy Lawsuit Defense
    Our client was sued by the Law Offices of Kirschenbaum, Phillips, & Levy, PC for a $6,977 Discover defaulted credit card account in Nassau County. Our client had been out of work for approximately ...
Kleinman Saltzman & Bolnick LLP - Click here to view all posts
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  • Arrowood Indemnity Private Student Loans
    Arrowood Indemnity is one of the most common private student loan creditor’s that sue consumers and try to enforce default judgments. Many people still wonder who they really are. Almost every ...
  • Arrowood Indemnity Student Loan Settled
    The debt collection law firm of Kleinman, Saltzman and Bolnick, obtained a default judgment against our client for an alleged student loan that she owed. They did so on behalf of their client Arrowood ...
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  • Jaffe & Asher Sheds Consumer Collection Unit
    The Manhattan-based New York branch of Jaffe & Asher, LLP reported to the New York State Department of Labor that it intends to lay-off 75 of its 119 New York employees in February 2016. The firm ...
Levied Funds - Click here to view all posts
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  • NATIONAL COLLEGIATE STUDENT LOAN TRUST
    As we have mentioned in many of these blog posts, National Collegiate Student Loan Trust or (NCSLT), is one of the largest and most common private student loan creditors. They aggressively sue ...
  • Malen & Associates Bank Levy Lifted
    Recently we have been receiving numerous calls from consumers stating that collection law firms or agencies are telling them to simply sign a “conditional release” with their bank to ...
  • Mel S. Harris Case Dismissed
    Our client contacted us in a panic after she discovered that her bank account was frozen with over $15,000 in it. After a quick investigation, we were able to establish that the collection law firm of ...
Lien - Click here to view all posts
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  • Mullooly Jeffrey Rooney and Flynn Judgment Vacated
    Our client contacted us about a lien on her property dating back from a default judgment that was obtained against her in 2012. Unifund CCR LLC, a common debt buyer had sued her in upstate New York ...
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  • ARROWOOD INDEMNITY PRIVATE STUDENT LOAN
    Our client was sued by the law office Stawiarski & Associates, PC on a private student loan in that was allegedly in default. They did so on behalf of their client Arrowood Indemnity Co, a common ...
  • Schachter Portnoy/Cavalry Portfolio LLC Debt Settled
    Recently, Lebedin Kofman LLP was retained as counsel to defend a private student loan lawsuit. The creditor and plaintiff was Cavalry Portfolio Services, LLC, a debt buyer who was represented by the ...
LR Credit, LLC - Click here to view all posts
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  • LR Credit/Mel S. Harris Case Dismissed
    Our client contacted us after he learned that his bank account was frozen in the state of Texas where he resides. We were able to quickly establish that the collection law firm of Mel S. Harris had ...
LVNV Funding, LLC - Click here to view all posts
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MAIDENBAUM & ASSOCIATES - Click here to view all posts
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  • MAIDENBAUM & ASSOCIATES DEBT SETTLED
    Our firm was contacted after our client’s bank account was restrained as the result of a default judgment entered by Accounts Receivable System a debt buyer that bought this particular debt from ...
Malen & Associates - Click here to view all posts
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  • THREE CAPITAL ONE DEBT CASES SETTLED WITH MALEN & ASSOCIATES
    Recently we were retained by multiple clients whom had Capital One debt cases against them. Capital One Bank is generally known to be one of the more aggressive creditors in the consumer debt world. ...
  • Malen & Associates Bank Levy Lifted
    Recently we have been receiving numerous calls from consumers stating that collection law firms or agencies are telling them to simply sign a “conditional release” with their bank to ...
Medical Debt - Click here to view all posts
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  • "Zombie Debt" Lawsuits Bring Old Debts Back to Life
    When a person satisfies a debt either through payment or bankruptcy discharge, it should be gone forever – dead and buried, never to be seen again. This seems like common sense, right? ...
  • Medical Debt and Its Effect on Credit Scores
    According to a new report based on studies conducted by the National Consumer Law Center, nearly 75 million working age adults experienced problems with medical bills in 2012, and about 41 million ...
Mel S. Harris & Associates, LLC - Click here to view all posts
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  • Mel S. Harris and Stephen Einstein & Associates Merger
    The collection litigation and creditor law firms Mel S. Harris and Stephen Einstein appear to have merged ownership. As a result of this merger the firms have expanded their staff and relocated to a ...
  • Pinpoint Technologies Case Resolved In One Day
    Our client retained our office when his bank account was frozen pursuant to a bank restraint levied against his account. Finding himself in the same position as thousands of debtors in New York every ...
  • LR Credit/Mel S. Harris Case Dismissed
    Our client contacted us after he learned that his bank account was frozen in the state of Texas where he resides. We were able to quickly establish that the collection law firm of Mel S. Harris had ...
Midland Credit Management - Click here to view all posts
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Midland Funding, LLC - Click here to view all posts
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Mortgage Settlement - Click here to view all posts
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Mullooly, Jeffrey, Rooney & Flynn, LLP - Click here to view all posts
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National Collegiate Student Loan Trust - Click here to view all posts
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  • NATIONAL COLLEGIATE STUDENT LOAN TRUST DEBT
    We are often retained to defend people who are dealing with private student loan debt and lawsuits against them. Creditors such as Navient and National Collegiate Trust are two of the biggest private ...
  • Jefferson Capital Systems Student Loan Lawsuit Settled
    Our client was sued by Jefferson Capital Systems, a common debt buyer of private student loans. Jefferson often buys loans that were previously owned by National Collegiate Student Loan Trust, a ...
  • NATIONAL COLLEGIATE STUDENT LOAN TRUST
    As we have mentioned in many of these blog posts, National Collegiate Student Loan Trust or (NCSLT), is one of the largest and most common private student loan creditors. They aggressively sue ...
Navient - Click here to view all posts
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  • NAVIENT PRIVATE STUDENT LOAN DEBT SETTLED
    Recently, we were retained by a consumer who was sued by Navient, a private student loan lender, and probably the biggest student loan lender in the country. The lawsuit against her was for over ...
NCO Financial Systems, Inc. - Click here to view all posts
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  • NCO Financial Systems
    NCO Financial began as small Philadelphia-based family owned business in 1926. After moving into the student loan collection business, it expanded into a prominent and powerful debt collection ...
NCO Portfolio Mgt - Click here to view all posts
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  • NCO Portfolio Management Debt Dismissed
    A former client retained our services again when another old debt came back to potentially garnish his wages. A default judgment had been entered against him in 2008 by NCO Portfolio Management, one ...
  • Polanco v. NCO Portfolio Mgt., Inc.
    In a recent case, the Court granted plaintiff's motion to amend and add a claim of unlawful conversion to her complaint for unlawful conversion of plaintiff's funds. Plaintiff was able to ...
New Century Financial Services - Click here to view all posts
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Northern Leasing Systems, Inc. - Click here to view all posts
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Palisades Collection - Click here to view all posts
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  • Palisades Acquistion XVI Judgment Matter Vacated
    This client initially contacted our firm after his bank account was frozen due to a New York judgment that had been entered against him in 2003. He had already moved to Florida at that time and was ...
  • PALISADES COLLECTION LLC JUDGMENT VACATED
    We were contacted by a client who received a notice of wage garnishment from a New York City Marshal to his job stating that garnishment against him would begin within a twenty-day period based on a ...
  • Palisades LLC Case Resolved
    Our client was initially sued in 2005 by Houslanger & Associates, on behalf of their client Colonial Credit Corporation. A default judgment was not enforced until almost two years later in 2007. ...
Pinpoint Technologies LLC - Click here to view all posts
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  • Pinpoint Technologies Case Resolved In One Day
    Our client retained our office when his bank account was frozen pursuant to a bank restraint levied against his account. Finding himself in the same position as thousands of debtors in New York every ...
Portfolio Recovery Associates - Click here to view all posts
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Portfolio Recovery Associates LLC - Click here to view all posts
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Pressler and Pressler, LLP - Click here to view all posts
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Repossession - Click here to view all posts
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Rubin & Rothman, LLC - Click here to view all posts
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Sallie Mae, Inc - Click here to view all posts
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  • SLM Education Credit Finance Judgment Vacated
    SLM Education better known as Sallie Mae or these days Navient, is a student loan provider of federal and private loans. In this case they sued our client for Sallie Mae private student loans totaling ...
Selip & Stylianou - Click here to view all posts
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  • SELIP AND STYLIANOU JUDGMENT VACATED
    Unlike many of the various debt buyers that we defend consumers against such as Midland Funding or LVNV Funding, it can be more difficult to defend against original creditors like Discover Bank. We ...
  • Five New York Judgments Vacated and Dismissed for Client
    We were retained by a client living in Arizona who had 5 NY judgments on his credit report and was distraught by the effect these judgments were having on his credit score and ability to obtain ...
  • Selip & Stylianou Judgment's Vacated And Dismissed
    Selip & Stylianou, the collection law firm formerly known as Cohen & Slamowitz obtained two default judgments against our client in 2008 and 2009 respectively. The first creditor was Metro ...
settlement - Click here to view all posts
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  • NATIONAL COLLEGIATE STUDENT LOAN TRUST
    As we have mentioned in many of these blog posts, National Collegiate Student Loan Trust or (NCSLT), is one of the largest and most common private student loan creditors. They aggressively sue ...
Shacter Portnoy, L.L.C. - Click here to view all posts
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  • Schachter Portnoy/Cavalry Portfolio LLC Debt Settled
    Recently, Lebedin Kofman LLP was retained as counsel to defend a private student loan lawsuit. The creditor and plaintiff was Cavalry Portfolio Services, LLC, a debt buyer who was represented by the ...
  • Schachter Portnoy Debt Lawsuit Settled
    In this case our client was sued by Cavalry SPV I LLC, a common low end debt buyer by way of their attorneys Schachter & Portnoy LLC whom handle many of these debt collection lawsuits in New York. ...
Stark Recovery - Click here to view all posts
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  • FTC and U.S District Court Stop Debt Scam
    The United States District Court has ordered a permanent injunction against a Chicago-based debt collection company. Stark Recovery targeted both consumers and other collection agencies with fake debt ...
Stein & Stein PC - Click here to view all posts
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  • Tuition Debt Resolved with Stein & Stein
    Colleges and Universities often sue former students for tuition debt allegedly owed. As with other debt they are generally able to obtain a default judgment and enforce against a bank account or ...
Stephen Einstein & Asscoiates - Click here to view all posts
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Student Debt - Click here to view all posts
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  • NATIONAL COLLEGIATE STUDENT LOAN TRUST DEBT
    We are often retained to defend people who are dealing with private student loan debt and lawsuits against them. Creditors such as Navient and National Collegiate Trust are two of the biggest private ...
  • NAVIENT STUDENT LOAN LAWSUITS UPDATE
    Recently, student loan giant, Navient, agreed to voluntarily suspend collection activities on the debt of certain borrowers who have filed for bankruptcy while a lawsuit filed by the Consumer ...
  • STUDENT LOAN CHARGEOFFS
    In February 2016, the Government Accountability Office released a report that suggests that the Obama administration’s policies have exacerbated student debt. Student loans account for nearly ...
Student Loans - Click here to view all posts
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Things to know - Click here to view all posts
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  • Things to Know About Private Student Loans
    As the cost of college and graduate programs continue to rise, student loans are becoming a commonplace in higher education. On average students from the class of 2014 owed approximately $29.000 in ...
Wage Garnishment - Click here to view all posts
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Zombie Debt - Click here to view all posts
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Zwicker & Associates, P.C. - Click here to view all posts
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  • Discover Private Student Loan Discharged
    We were retained on two defaulted Discover private student loans that totaled about $80,000. These loans were originally issued by Citibank but later sold and transferred to Discover as most Citibank ...
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