How to Prevent Garnishment From a Collection Agency?

Answer If you fail to settle your unpaid debt with a collection agency, a judge may order a garnishment against you. A garnishment is a legal proceeding that allows a creditor or collection agency to coll... Read More »

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I have a medical bill for 168.00 that was sent to a collection agency after I made a payment. They are going to keep in the collection agency until my bill is paid off. This can not be right.?

If the bill was late enough to be sent to a collection agency, the collection of that bill has been turned over to that collection agency as well.

How to Demand a Bill From a Collection Agency?

There's nothing enjoyable about a call from a debt collector. What's even less so is if the call refers to a debt that you don't owe. In the United States, collectors have the right to pursue a deb... Read More »

How to Get a Note From a Collection Agency for Removal From a Credit Report?

A collection on your credit report can negatively impact your borrowing ability. Creditors who see the collection may be less inclined to approve your loan applications. Removing a collection from ... Read More »

How to Sue a Collection Agency for Illegal Collection Practices?

Debt collection agencies operate by purchasing debts from credit card companies and other creditors, collecting the owed amount in place of the original debt owner. Some collection agencies attempt... Read More »