Pair of Attorneys Goes After a Number of Debt Relief Companies While Targeting Jeremy Marcus

On January 20, 2017 attorneys Chad Van Horn and Nathan DeLadurantey filed a complaint against Jeremy Marcus, Consumer Protection Counsel, Omni Management Partners, Breeze Financial Solutions, Cockburn & Associates, Instahelp America, Credit Health Plan, Aegis Florida, Aegis Legal Center, 321 Financial, 321 Loans, Gregory Fishman, Debt Be Gone, Otto Berges, Berges Law Group, and Kerr … Read more

321Financial and 321 Loans – Contract Review and Disapointing Radio Silence

Information has been pouring in about companies in Florida and specifically about companies associated with Jeremy Marcus. People are using my tipster (send in your tips here) form to send information in. Recently I wrote about a company named Omni Management Partners and as part of that agreement was an agreement for the credit repair … Read more

So Who is Omni Management Partners in Florida?

I just spotted a comment from a reader who was asking about Omni Management Partners. The comment can be found here. I don’t know Omni Management Partners from a hole in the ground so I’ll do some public record research and share it with you below. Omni Management Partners says they are located at 150 … Read more

Consumer Protection Counsel – Consumer Complaint – October 9, 2015

Consumer Statement: Joined a program called Consumer Protection Counsel back in June/2014. Which now I believe is doing nothing for me. They claimed that they would help me resolve my debt issues. They were charging me 374.00 monthly. On October 2nd a hold from the court placed a levy on my bank account since the … Read more

It’s Over – Debt Relief Trial of Otto Berges and Consumer Protection Counsel

In checking on recent updates, it appears the court case I reported on regarding Otto Berges, Consumer Protection Counsel, Berges Law Group, and Debt Be Gone; is over after a quick day or so trial. For those that want to read the backstory, click here. It looks like Berges and others named in the case … Read more

Otto Berges Still in a Slog in Court Over Debt Relief Case in Florida

From time-to-time I do the grunt work of going back and checking up on old stories to see what might be new in court cases. This time it was checking up on Otto Berges, a Florida lawyer who was/is selling debt relief assistance. You can see past stories, here. A case filed in Florida against … Read more

Otto Berges Not Out of the Credit Repair Pot of Trouble

In a case I can’t believe is still ongoing is the one filed against attorney Otto Berges in Florida. You can check the related articles below to see past times he has appeared on the site. According to the most recent court document the story is Berges took over or purchased the book of debt … Read more

Consumer Protection Counsel – Consumer Complaint – November 8, 2014

Consumer Statement: Consumer protection counsel has taken monthly payments from me in the amount of $330.17 for 84 months which are attorney fees. Fees being paid to an attorney to represent my student loans or so I thought. I began this process with them a year ago, and nothing has been resolved. They dont contac … Read more

Otto Berges and Consumer Protection Counsel Back in Court Again

I previously published a story about an outfit out of Florida being challenged in court over allegations they were selling credit repair services. See this story. Well some of the same players are back in it again. This new suit names Berges Law Group, Otto Berges, Consumer Protection Counsel, Debt Be Gone, and Gregory Fishman. … Read more

Berges Law Group and Consumer Protection Counsel Still in Suit With a Twist

I got my hands on a copy of a recent court document on a suit by a consumer against Otto Berges, Berges Law Group, Paralegal Staff Support, and Consumer Protection Counsel. The suit out of Wisconsin alleges the companies and entities may have been intertwined in a effort to sell credit repair services. The motion … Read more

Perplexing Suit Filed Against Consumer Protection Counsel and Others

A reader brought a recent lawsuit filed by Betty Bennett against Otto Berges, Berges Law Group, Consumer Protection Counsel, Debt Be Gone, Paralegal Staff Support, and United Legal Group. What had me scratching my head was the complaint says, “In or around September 2013, a person alleging to work for Defendant Consumer Protection Counsel contacted … Read more

New York Goes After Companies Offering Student Loan Assistance

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced today that his newly established Student Protection Unit took its first official action by issuing subpoenas to 13 student debt relief companies as part of an investigation into concerns about potentially misleading advertising, improper fees, and other consumer protection problems in that industry. In particular, the Department of Financial Services’ … Read more