You have a right to be free of debt collector abuse

A federal judge, in response to a case filed by the New York State Attorney General and the Federal Trade Commission has ordered a debt collector in Buffalo going under the names, eCapital Services or the National Check Registry to stop lying to borrowers by telling them that they face prison or job loss for … Read more You have a right to be free of debt collector abuse

What you dont know about student loans

Student debt in the United States has now passed the $1 trillion mark.  This debt is now substantially greater than both credit card and auto debt loans. Although, student loans provide people with the opportunity to get college education, there are still significant costs to borrowing this money. For example, borrowers often have to deal … Read more What you dont know about student loans

Dealing with the consumer debt legal process, step-by-step

Dealing with consumer debt can be scary. It is natural to be unsure of what to do, but it is crucial that you understand the process, gather the right resources, and most important – TAKE ACTION!
 
The video explains the consumer debt legal process in New York, step-by-step. If you prefer to see only the sections that might be most relevant to your situation, visit clarovideo.org.

Law expert dishes on debt collection tips for New Yorkers

Each year, thousands of New Yorkers find themselves unable to keep up with financial obligations.  If you find yourself unable to pay down your debt and having to deal with debt collection, the repercussions can make the situation overwhelming and paralyzing. Learning the ins and outs of the debt collection process and where to get … Read more Law expert dishes on debt collection tips for New Yorkers