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Does CRS Financial Services Really Show a Fake Building?

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In my roundup of ads on the internet I came across this one by CRS Financial Services on Craigslist. So let’s take a look if the statements are supported and what their website says. The first thing I noticed when visiting their website at crsfinancial.net was they have their physical address readily visible. That’s a good thing. They list it ... Read More »

    Is 720 Funding Really Offering Illegal Credit Repair and Bogus CPN Numbers?

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    As part of a look around the internet to see what credit and debt offers were about I found this ad for a company called 720 Funding at 720funding.com. That ad led me to their website where they offer what appears to be advanced fee credit repair packages with upfront fees of $5,500. Consumers should be very careful when engaging ... Read More »

      Ron Paul Reported to be Really Serious About Tracking Campaign Cash

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      by Kim Barker ProPublica This story was co-published with Yahoo! News. He may be in last place when it comes to delegates, but when it comes to filing expense reports with the FEC, Ron Paul beats everyone. His campaign’s hyper-vigilance is notable, verging on fanatical. Every bank fee, every 22 cents at a FedEx, every $1 toll on the Florida ... Read More »

        Sarah Jane Cauffman, Esq. Joins the Friends and Protectors Team for GetOutOfDebt.org

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        I’m pleased to announce that Pennsylvania consumer attorney Sarah Jane Cauffman has joined the fine team of lawyers around the country to help GetOutOfDebt.org to defend itself against the bad guys. This team of attorneys, which can be found here. Has agreed to provide free help and advice if the site or Myvesta Foundation is ever sued in their state. ... Read More »

          Native American Tribal Indian Payday Loans Found to Be Operating Illegally

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          The Federal Trade Commission has taken action against a payday lending operation that allegedly piled on undisclosed and inflated fees, and collected on loans illegally by threatening borrowers with arrest and lawsuits. The FTC has asked a federal court to stop the allegedly illegal business tactics while the agency pursues its case against the defendants. Like other payday lenders in ... Read More »

            Cash Grant Scam Leads to Millions and Millions Paid to FTC

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            Cash Grant Institute Called Consumers on the Do Not Call Registry, Promised Cash Grants That Didn’t Exist In response to charges by the Federal Trade Commission, a federal judge has ordered the defendants behind a deceptive robocall scheme to pay a total of $30 million in civil penalties and give up more than $1.1 million in ill-gotten gains for violations ... Read More »

              What to Do When You Don’t Have Enough Money for Food

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              Dear Dollar Stretcher, I only have a little money to spend on food this month, about $80 for a family of 4. What kind of meal suggestions can you give? Red Feeding a family of four on $80 is a challenge. But, for many families, it’s a reality. And, although it is hard, it is not impossible. Begin by checking ... Read More »

                Matching Financial Tactics to Your Goals. Don’t Think Like a Race Car Driver.

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                The other Saturday I went to the drag strip with some friends of mine. It’s an annual event for us. We’re a bunch of car enthusiasts who get to spend a day with some truly amazing equipment. For those of you who are not familiar with drag races, here’s a brief explanation. Each race is a two-car competition to see ... Read More »

                  Bankruptcy in Texas

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                  Bankruptcy entails a legal process, which involves either an individual or an organization that is experiencing financial troubles. Such proceedings are generally filed by the debtor. A successful execution of such a process eventually makes the debtor free from most outstanding payments and debts. However, if you are thinking to file for a bankruptcy, then you need to first go ... Read More »

                    Bankruptcy Questions

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                    Bankruptcy offers a legal blanket of protection to those who are overloaded with debt. This can be a fresh financial start. Many people choose bankruptcy as a method of easing stress and worry due to out of control finances. Below are some commonly asked bankruptcy questions and answers which you may find helpful. What is bankruptcy? Bankruptcy is a plan ... Read More »

                      Delray Beach Bankruptcy Attorney – Maureen Gour

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                      For years we have assisted consumers in Delray Beach and across the country to eliminate their specific consumer debt challenges. Very rarely will someone want us to conclude that they must declare bankruptcy. However, quite often when people speak with a bankruptcy attorney to learn how a bankruptcy filing would look with their specific situation, they find that it can ... Read More »

                        Bankruptcy Lawyers In Baltimore, Maryland

                        Bankruptcy Lawyers In Baltimore Maryland

                        Throughout the years we have assisted a lot of clients located in Baltimore Maryland to fix their unique debt challenges. Rarely will a consumer seek out our guidance praying that we will conclude they must file for bankruptcy. Most of the time it’s the exact opposite that will be true. Individuals come to us for a strategy which will allow them ... Read More »

                          The Debt Relief Most Bizarre Lawsuit of the Year, So Far, Goes to Regner v. Devoto

                          Yesterday I wrote about how former Lloyd Ward compatriots Kevin Devoto and Lloyd Regner were in the middle of a tiff with Devoto suing Regner. See No Apparent Honor in Debt Settlement. Kevin Devoto Sues Lloyd Regner. Well today comes one of the most odd lawsuits I’ve seen. Frankly this one reads like a movie script. Trust me, it’s worth ... Read More »

                            SC Law Group Sends Out Similar Mailer They Claim They Denounce

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                            The other day I did a story about SC Law Group, here. In that story I discovered that SC Law Group had the same core of lawyers that were associated with another firm, NHT Law Group, that was being sued by a mortgage company for sending out allegedly bogus mailers. The mortgage company suit said: At some point in December ... Read More »

                              Non-Profit Credit Counseling Service United Financial Systems Signs Florida Judgment

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                              I’m going to say it, sometimes it does feel good to be proven right. One such example is that of the non-profit credit counseling group United Financial Services run by Christopher Boulahanis. Back in April of 2010 I published a warning, Debt Management Plan With United Financial Systems Runs Off the Rails. And so it did. Between then and now ... Read More »

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