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Have You Been Contacted by Portfolio Recovery Associates, LLC in Connecticut?

The Woods Law Firm, LLC has extensive experience representing defendants sued by Portfolio Recovery Associates, LLC, as well as in suing Portfolio under the FDCPA. If you have receive a Summons from ...
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Being Sued by Unifund Corporation in Connecticut?

If you have been sued by Unifund Corporation in Connecticut, The Woods Law Firm, LLC can assist you! We have achieved stellar results defending cases brought by Unifund Corporation. Details from one ...
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Get Out of Debt Now!

If you have been struggling to keep up with your payments on loans, credit cards, housing payments, automobile payments, and cannot seem to get any relief or help from your creditors, you may need to ...
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Repairing Credit Is More Important Than Ever!

Repairing damaged credit and improving your credit score is more important than ever. The federal Fair Credit Reporting Act ("FCRA") mandates that credit reporting agencies such as Experian, ...
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Common Credit Report Errors

Many credit reports contain errors. Before we can attempt to fix them, we must identify them. Some of the common mistakes that are made by credit reporting agencies are: Reporting information related ...
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Debt Collectors Must Sue You Where You Reside

Many debt collection activities culminate in the court system. In instances of consumer debt, the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) limits where a consumer can be sued. Under 15 U. S. C. ...
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Telephone Calls At Work Can Violate The FDCPA

If a debt collector telephones a debtor at his or her place of employment, this act may violate the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA). Such a violation is signficant. Some debtors may not be ...
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Silent but Deadly: Default Judgments for Credit Lawsuits

Creditor lawsuits are not a new development; they have existed for many years. However, creditors have recently begun utilizing them in order to achieve a result that is more irking than any harassing ...
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Certain Debt Collector Threats Are Illegal Under The FDCPA

Let's face it: many bad debt collection companies will say or do anything to get a debtor to pay a bill. Sometimes, these antics cross the line and some threats made by debt collectors violate the ...
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Don't Face Bankruptcy Alone

Do you feel that you are struggling to stay afloat in a sea of debt? If you are drowning in loans and bills and barely making ends meet, you may be feeling stressed; however, it is important that you ...
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Harassed by a Debt Collector?

Under the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA), consumers are entitled to protections against harassment and other forms of unfair treatment from creditors. Individuals who owe debts to ...
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Voicemails From Debt Collectors May Be An FDCPA Violation

The debt collection business is volume-based. Employees of collection agencies place tens of thousands of telephone calls across America each day in an effort to collect delinquent consumer debt. Not ...
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I Found Mistakes on my Credit Report -- Now What?

There is no doubt that credit plays an integral role in the lives of American consumers. After all, your credit score may be used to determine what sort of interest rate you receive on a car loan or ...
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FDCPA Violations Are More Common Than You Would Think

When confronted with a constant barrage of telephone calls and letters from debt collectors, sometimes it is difficult to determine whether and in what fashion a debt collector's conduct violates ...
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How to Avoid Short Sale Scams

If you are considering a short sale as a way to avoid foreclosure or bankruptcy, you may be wondering how to find an experienced foreclosure defense attorney. Short sales can be extremely beneficial ...
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A Short Sale Can Avoid a Judgment of Foreclosure

If your mortgage is being foreclosed upon, there are many options to avoid a judgment of foreclosure (and its potentially devastating impact on your credit report). The key is to be decisive in how ...
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Am I Eligible for Chapter 7 Bankruptcy?

If you have been struggling to keep up with your payments on loans, credit cards, housing payments, automobile payments, and cannot seem to get any relief or help from your creditors, you may need to ...
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Taking on Debt Buyers

Interesting article from The Washington Post regarding how debt buyers navigate through the court system. ...
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Received a Court Summons from Midland Funding, LLC in Connecticut?

If you have been sued by Midland Funding, LLC in Connecticut, The Woods Law Firm, LLC can assist you! We have achieved stellar results defending cases brought by Midland Funding, LLC. Details from one ...
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Sued by Cavalry SPV I, LLC in Connecticut?

If you have received a Court Summons from Cavalry Portfolio Services or Cavalry SPV I, LLC in Connecticut don't ignore it! Cavalry buys debt for pennies on the dollar then sues for the entire face ...
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A Loan Modification Can Stop Foreclosure

The terms of your mortgage are not written in stone. You and your creditor can agree to alter them. While this is entirely at the discretion of your lender, internal loan modification has proven a ...
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Defenses to Lawsuits Brought by Original Creditors

If you are being sued by a credit card company such as Citibank, Bank of America, or American Express, we can help you. Our firm has the ability to fight for your rights throughout the duration of ...
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Debt Collectors Cannot Call You At Inconvenient Times

Congress enacted the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) in the 1970's to regulate collection activity and curtail collection abuse. One common area that collection abuse occurs is via ...
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Defenses to Debt Buyer Lawsuits

If you are being sued by a debt buyer such as Portfolio Recovery Associates, LLC or Midland Funding, LLC, our firm has the ability to fight for your rights throughout the duration of your case. We ...
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What is a Debt Buyer?

A debt buyer is a company or organization that purchases defaulted debt from creditors for pennies on the dollar. Debt buyers purchase hundreds or thousands of delinquent accounts in one transaction, ...
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