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 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 »

About Wage Garnishment and Collection?

Most creditors will attempt to collect consumers' debts amicably via telephone calls and letters before proceeding to other collection methods. If an individual ignores a creditor's attempts to eli... Read More »

Will a collection agency take you to court?

On One Hand: Collections Agencies Can Sue YouIf you have a legitimate debt that has gone to collections due to nonpayment, the collection agency has a legal right to take certain actions necessary ... Read More »