If you have debts that have been sent to collections, you could be sued by the debt collector. You will need to know how to file an answer in the lawsuit before the deadline, and defend your rights in court.
You also have certain rights when it comes to how a debt collector can treat you. The primary law regulating debt collectors is the federal Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, or the "FDCPA." In a nutshell, debt collectors can't be abusive, harrassing, or deceptive. The resources below can help you learn more about your rights when it comes to debt collectors. If you think a debt collector has violated your rights or broken the law, contact us today to see how we can help.