Latest Posts
Home > Ask The Get Out of Debt Experts > Discover Card Sued Me 10 Years Ago and Wants to Renew It. – Barna

Discover Card Sued Me 10 Years Ago and Wants to Renew It. – Barna

“Dear Steve,

10 years ago Discover card sued me but on that time, I was not aware this clearly and my roommate signed that summon. However, on 2003 around June they had a garnishment on my bank account and took all the money I had in my bank account.

After that I did not receive any warning from Discover card. But within same month or so, I remember getting a letter from court or attorney regarding that garnishment had taken place. I replied to letter to at the address was provided, by saying that I was in NY during the Garnishment period and that the charge against me was not right (to the court or Judge). My Dad was hospitalized and I went there to help him with the treatment.

However, Discover card again sued me with the reasoning that I did not satisfy the judgment and the 10 years judgments period provided my MN will end March 2013, therefore the want court to issues and order of renewing the judgments.

As, I remember that original debt was $2000+ but now they are asking for almost $8000. And I have to reply within 20 days from today.

What are the best options do I have to deny this claim in best ways.

Barna”

Don’t miss our free Get Out of Debt – “How To” Guide Series on a number of topics, for loads of practical advice, tips, and help to beat back debt. – Click Here

The Answer

Dear Barna,

You should not be seeking answers for this specific situation from strangers on the internet. You should get specific legal advice on this from an attorney that is licensed to practice law in your state.

Please post your responses and follow-up messages to me on this in the comments section below.

Big Hug!

Discover Card Sued Me 10 Years Ago and Wants to Renew It.   Barna
Get Out of Debt Guy – Twitter, G+, Facebook

If you have a credit or debt question you’d like to ask just use the online form. I’m happy to help you totally for free.

Discover Card Sued Me 10 Years Ago and Wants to Renew It. - Barna by

Share This and Spread the Word

About Steve Rhode

Steve Rhode
Steve Rhode is the Get Out of Debt Guy and has been helping good people with bad debt problems since 1994. You can learn more about Steve, here.

Get My FREE Get Out of Debt Guy Newsletter

It is the smart thing to do.

I promise to keep your email safe and secure.

Close

I want to keep you posted each weekday with just one email about the latest get out of debt news, scam alerts and information to beat back debt.

You can unsubscribe at any time with just one click.

After you subscribe, check your email to confirm your subscription. If the confirmation email does not appear in your inbox in a few minutes, check your spam folder for it. Sometimes it likes to annoyingly hide there.


  • It will keep you posted on the latest scams.
  • You will be alerted to the latest articles.
  • You will wind up smarter than everyone else dealing with debt.