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Should I pay for a home modification from My Home Advocate?

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We are about to pay for our loan modification to Tami Steffan at My Home Advocate. The confusing thing is that they seem so on the up & up but when I ask or read about them I am even more confused. They don’t have too many complaints so that leads me to believe they just like every other company ... Read More »

    Macey Bankruptcy Law / Legal Helpers – Consumer Complaint – 12-21-2011

    Experienced Personal Bankruptcy Attorneys - We Fight For You! (20111221)

    Date This Problem Happened: April 1, 2011 State You Live in: Montana Race/Ethnicity: White Age Range: 51-65 Total Amount of Fee Paid: $6,792 Company Name: Legal Helpers [Note: a visit to the website given shows the new name is Macey Bankruptcy Law] Company Address: PO Box 14010 Irvine, CA 92623 Company Telephone Number: 888-211-9942 Website of Company: LegalHelpers.com [Site redirects ... Read More »

      How Can I Join a Class Action Suit Against Legal Helpers Debt Resolution? – Patti

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      We have submitted to the wiles of the Legal Helpers Debt Resolution and are seeing the same results as I read in your article. Can we join a class action suit against them? We are in Montana. Patti Read More »

        Need to get rid of credit card debt with lower payments. – Jennifer

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        I am not working at this moment but should be better off within a year. I am in $14,000 credit card debt. I am making the payments right now and have never been late, but during the next year, 2012 I may not be able to make all of the minimum payments and still be able to afford what I ... Read More »

          Defaulting vs paying forever and never touching principal – Shaz

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          In 2010 I made the most money I’ve ever made (Unfortunately I’m now making $20K less now)… but in 2010 I paid over $15K towards my extreme student debt. At the end of that year I looked at my statement and despite all that money paid my principal balance actually went up by $508. I’m failing to see the point ... Read More »

            How soon can I get a mortgage after paying off a repo? – Samantha

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            My car was repossessed in June 2010 and auctioned for less than the loan amount shortly after. So the account appears on my credit reports as a charge-off and delinquent for the deficiency amount. I would really like ti buy a home so six months ago I started working to repair my credit (which also had an old cellphone bill ... Read More »

              I’m a Runaway Housemaid in Dubai. – Lucia

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              hi, i’m lucia im a run away housemaid. I left my employer cuz they are not good. My employer hurting me thats whay i run away. I would like to ask some questions. I start work june 2010 its 2 yrs contract so june 2012 finish but i only work 3 months and i run away. That time i go ... Read More »

                250k in Debt, from 1 Creditor. Desperately Seeking Advice

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                I had a 6 year business that failed. We had just moved to a new office two years ago that was a build out. The former landlord has sued me for the build out costs and the rest of the lease which amounts to $250k. I did not know this that happened until recently. I am about to get married, ... Read More »

                  US Consulting Corp Mortgage Modification – Kevin

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                  a company called US Consulting Corp contacted me about modifying my existing outrageous mortage payment. Said that due to the government sponsored HAMP….program they could reduce my payment from $4500 per month to $2583 ant the interest rate from around 5.8% to 3.57%. Stated they would guarnatee it with a return on upfront fees of $3490 if I am not ... Read More »

                    Is there a way to get student loan forgiveness if I became disabled during my last year in school? – Jade

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                    I have an autoimmune disorder called Lupus, and during my senior year in college, I had a massive flare-up that hospitalized me for 7 months, to the point where I needed chemotherapy! I was released, but suffered from Transverse Myelitis, which is a neurological disorder, caused by inflammation of the spinal cord. I now struggle to walk, suffer from incontinence, ... Read More »

                      Is it true? – Paul

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                      I live in San Diego CA and am a Navy Veteran, when I got out of the Navy in 2003 I attended a school by the name of Micro Skills. which closed soon after i completed my last class with them. I have been paying back on that loan, which i used my VA benefits on, but friends and family ... Read More »

                        New Life Consultants – Consumer Complaint – 12-20-2011

                        New Life Consultants (20111220)

                        Date This Problem Happened: December 19, 2011 State You Live in: Massachusetts Race/Ethnicity: Hispanic or Latino Age Range: 51-65 Total Amount of Fee Paid: Company Name: New Life Consultants Company Address: Company Telephone Number: 855-756-2444 Website of Company: NewLifeConsultants.net Consumer Statement: Luckly I was not scammed, but Beth Mitchell a consultant from New Life Consultant call me in offering a ... Read More »

                          How Do I Find the Best Debt Settlement Company? – Shell

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                          I have over 80K in credit card debt — up until last 8mo I always paid my bills off every month .I had 2 air conditioners go out I put on credit card for total of $9k that I planned to pay off over the next 4 months then things got worse ..I had $15K to repair a roof and ... Read More »

                            How can I negotiate with a credit card company and get the same type of terms that a consumer credit counseling for fee service might get?

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                            Five years after I lost my job, I find myself with $70k in consumer debt. I am paying approx. $2000 per month and am tracking and forcasting. My debt has changed very little in the eight months tracking due to some high interest rates. I have considered bankruptcy but want to try to dig out on my own. I am ... Read More »

                              I am disabiled am I judgement proof – Jeff

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                              Hi I have worked every day of my life I am 48 every thing was going great till one day at work I fell 20 foot and messed up my low back I had been paying my credit cars on time and extra but when the accident happened I had surgery and I ended up in bad shape.I am totally ... Read More »

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