Debt Collectors Misled Borrowers

On September 6, 2012, in Debt collection defense, by Jason Mays, Esq.

Court Finds that Debt Collectors Misled Borrowers

A debt collection agency recently sent a letter to borrowers telling them that their student loan debts could not be discharged in bankruptcy, and must be paid. The truth is, student loans CAN sometimes be discharged in bankruptcy, although it is uncommon. Read more about this topic here.

Debt collectors make misleading statements often, judging from the number of successful Fair Debt Collection Practices lawsuits against them. If you have been harassed, lied to, contacted at unusual hours, or otherwise abused by debt collectors, you may be entitled to compensation.

The attorneys at The Law Firm of Vaughn and Weber can help in these matters. We are located in the heart of Long Island, at 393 Jericho Turnpike, Suite 208, Mineola, NY 11501. Call (516) 858-2620 today for a free consultation!

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