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Should I Hire National Debt Relief to Settle My Debts?

In my debt relief practice I am coming across more and more consumers who have hired National Debt Relief to help them manage their debts and negotiate settlements on their behalf, only to regret the decision to sign up with … Continue reading

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How is Marital Debt Divided in a Georgia Divorce?

When couples divorce distribution of property issues are usually an important consideration. However, marital debt can be just as important. Georgia is an equitable distribution state. This means one spouse runs the risk of shouldering more than half the marital … Continue reading

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Can You Settle Private Student Loan Debt?

Student loan debt is the second most abundant type of debt in the United States, behind only mortgage loans. In fact, 70 percent of all college seniors who graduate have some form of student loan debt, with the average indebted … Continue reading

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DeRoeck v DHM Ventures, LLC, No. 17-0033 (Tex. June 6, 2018) Acknowledgement of Debt: Texas Supreme Court Disagrees on Pleading Sufficiency Issue, Reverses

DeRoeck v DHM Ventures, LLC, No. 17-0033 (Tex. June 6, 2018) In Texas, acknowledgement of a debt is subject to a special statue of frauds. When acknowledgement applies, an otherwise time-barred debt claim may be pursued against the defendant who acknowledged … Continue reading

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Joseph Onwuteaka, attorney and debt collector for his own debt-buying company loses another appeal in an FDCPA case over his practice of suing consumers in the wrong county

Serial venue-violator Onwuteaka suffers another setback in suit in which another target of his abusive collection suits turned the tables on him. SAMARA PORTFOLIO MANAGEMENT, LLC AND JOSEPH ONWUTEAKA, Appellants,v.NEDA ZARGARI, Appellee.No. 13-17-00049-CV.Court of Appeals of Texas, Thirteenth District, Corpus Christi, … Continue reading

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