Kevin Devoto Keeps Asking Me to Purge Articles About Him

Kevin Devoto, of debt relief fame, keeps asking me to remove this link on the site that lists all the articles about him. He claims that the existence of articles about him is causing his kids to get bullied in school. I responded to Kevin on March 1st and said: “Are your children being impacted … Read more

Beling & Associates Student Loan Assistance Websites(s) Make Me Curious

Update March 1, 2016 I received the following error report from Craig Beling. I would like to thank him for sending in this update to help clarify information posted here. Craig said, “It has come to my attention that you have recently posted information on your website insinuating that I may have engaged in fraudulent … Read more

Washington Class Action Suit Refocused on Lloyd Ward and Meracord

Back in July a class action lawsuit was filed against Meracord (formerly NoteWorld) and Lloyd Ward, the Dallas debt settlement attorney who has sued my wife and I. The first compliant filed was a bit meandering and did not focus that much on the activities of Ward and his debt settlement companies. It appears the … Read more

Ohio Appeal Drags Out of State Debt Relief Companies Back to Ohio

The Knox County, Ohio Court of Appeals issued an interesting opinion that might be of interest to anyone selling attorney based debt settlement services in Ohio. In this case the consumer, Martha Bumpus, was sold debt settlement services by Texas based companies and now the companies will have to pay to fight their case in … Read more

The Debt Answer and ABC Debt Relief Clients Facing an Uncertain Future

A tipster (send in your tips here) sent in a copy of a recent court filing in Texas in the mosh pit of lawsuits between Lloyd Regner v. David Glenwinkel and Nisco Enterprises and Kevin Devoto v. Lloyd Regner, ABC Administrative Services, ABC Debt Relief, The Debt Answer, and Stephanie Cherwin. According to the court … Read more

Lloyd Ward Accused of of Gross Legal Malpractice by The Debt Answer and ABC Debt Relief: Update to Most Bizarre Debt Relief Suit of the Year

Not that long ago I published a story about the most bizarre debt relief lawsuit of the year where Lloyd Regner and The Debt Answer, among others, were suing his ex-partner Kevin Devoto and Dallas attorney Lloyd Ward. A tipster (send in your tips here) sent in a copy of a newly filed amended complaint … Read more

The Clusterf**k Continues – Amended Complaint Filed in Kevin Devoto Suit Against Lloyd Regner and The Debt Answer

This just in. Sources tell me a copy of the amended complaint was just served against parties named. I originally covered the first version of this suit filed in my post Bear Hunt Excuse Used in Update to Most Bizarre Debt Industry Lawsuit. Let’s see what the latest version alleges. The entities named are Kevin … Read more

Bear Hunt Excuse Used in Update to Most Bizarre Debt Industry Lawsuit

In March I wrote about the most bizarre debt industry lawsuit of the year. It involved Lloyd Regner and Kevin Devoto, guys that had a relationship with Lloyd Ward. In the last article on this matter, which is a must read, the case against Devoto and others by Regner was laid out. The case involved … 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 … Read more

Lloyd Ward Responses in USA Case Against Felon Kevin Devoto Get Even Stranger

This morning I reported on a case where Kevin Devoto sued his business partner Lloyd Regner over an action that involved the companies they owned together, ABC Administrative Services, CRLK, LRKD Auto, R&D Market Development, Regdev, ABC Debt Relief, The Debt Answer. You can read that article here. In that suit filed by Devoto it … Read more

No Apparent Honor in Debt Settlement. Kevin Devoto Sues Lloyd Regner

Kevin Devoto and Lloyd Regner have appeared in a number of stories over the years. Generally they were associated with Lloyd Ward in some sort of related enterprise or lawsuit. But the tides have apparently turned. A tipster (send in your tips here) just forwarded to me a suit that was filed in Texas on … Read more

Receiver Asked to be Appointed in TX to Collect Judgment Against Lloyd Ward Judgment Debtors

A tipster (send in your tips here) sent me a copy of documents filed on March 1, 2012 in a case Kelly Hawkins v. Lloyd Ward, Lloyd Ward, PC, Lloyd Ward & Associates, and Lloyd Ward Group, PC. The case was originally filed in Kansas. The Texas application for turnover relief and appointment of a … Read more

Should Ex-Cons Run Debt Relief or Debt Settlement Companies?

There are a number of people that I’ve been aware of that are heavily involved in the debt settlement world that have served prison time for fraud and other issues. Up till this point I don’t think I’ve ever specifically reported on anyone in that camp. But I’m interested in what people have to say … Read more

ABC Debt Relief, Kevin Devoto and Lloyd Regner Sued Again. This Time With X-Rated Allegations.

ABC Debt Relief had been sued previously by one of their senior debt consultants, G. Chris Onorato. For some reason Onorato sought new counsel and filed a new suit against ABC Debt Relief and this time names Kevin Devoto as an owner of ABC Debt Relief. Up until this point the fact Kevin Devoto was … Read more

We Went with The Debt Answer and They Are Not What We Hoped For And We’ve Been Sued. – David

“Dear Steve, We have a lot of unsecured debt and look for a way to get out of them because my busisness work flow is about a third of what it use to be, So we went with The Debt Answer, and now am worried that they are not what we hope for. We are … Read more