Mt. Clemens, you have rights for settling with debt collectors and if creditors are harassing you!
There are creditors who resort to harassment and embarrassment to try and get you to pay a debt. If you’ve been intimidated, harassed, if your boss has been informed of your debt, or if any other coercive methods have been used in debt collection against you, then let our leading creditor harassment law firm Mt. Clemens help you.
We have made dealing with creditor harassment our business, so we know the ways to stop it and hold those creditors responsible for the harassment. According to the Federal Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA), debt collectors are not allowed to manipulate, mislead, or abuse debtors.
We can also help you use your rights to put an end to those harassing phone calls from creditors. With our bankruptcy services, we can stop collection attempts from creditors during your bankruptcy period.
What is creditor harassment?
Here is a list of the behaviors that qualify as creditor harassment Mt. Clemens, and that the FDCPA protects you from:
- Telling you that not repaying your debt is justifiable in court - this is not true.
- Creditors threatening to commit a crime or act of violence against you.
- Threatening to have you jailed, garnish your income, or take your assets without the legal authority.
- Refusing to disclose their identity as someone who represents the debt collector or creditor.
- Constantly calling in order to bother you.
As soon as you file for bankruptcy in Mt. Clemens, your creditor is immediately notified. Once they’ve received the notification, they have to direct all communications to your lawyer at Detroit Bankruptcy Law. They cannot contact you directly, they have to go through us. If a creditor was to sue you, then we can use any creditor harassment as a defense and possibly for a countersuit against them where they may end up paying you for damages.
How can bankruptcy help you?
Bankruptcy could be your best defense against being constantly contacted by creditors and debt collectors. Bankruptcy immediately activates an automatic stay which prevents any collection efforts for as long as you’re resolving your debt. Creditors will not be allowed to contact you in any way, including phone calls, emails or paper mail, or anything else.
Detroit Bankruptcy Law staffs some of the best bankruptcy lawyers in Mt. Clemens, Detroit, and the metro area. We have board certifications in handling creditor harassment and years of experience which allow us to help you get your financial freedom back.
We’re always here to help you with all of your legal problems and financial difficulties, such as credit card debt. Contact us today for a customized strategy based on your case to stop harassment, get out of credit card debt, and live free of financial worries!