The Thomas J Lynch, Jr Affair Continues – Consumer Financial Alliance

Recently I posted It Must Be Exhausting to Be Thomas Joseph Lynch, Jr. It covered the many front Lynch is battling on. Here is an update about his skirmish/war with his business partner Kevin Tang and their business Consumer Financial Alliance, a settlement company. It is also a close look at what can happen when … Read more

It Must Be Exhausting to Be Thomas Joseph Lynch, Jr

For those in the debt relief space, the name Thomas Lynch is familiar. Lynch has been in a number of posts here over the years. I have no idea how Lynch keeps up with all the activities in his life. I even got information from a tipster (send in your tips here) . about new … Read more

Thomas Joseph Lynch – Consumer Complaint – January 14, 2020

Consumer Statement: THOMAS JOSEPH LYNCH AT IT AGAIN SCAMMER Consumer Action Taken: LYNCH WAS ARRESTED BY THE SECRET SERVICE AND NEW CHARGES FROM ORANGE COUNTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY REPEATED CRIMINAL SCAMMER Date This Problem Happened: January 1, 2020 State You Live in: CA Race/Ethnicity: Age Range: 21-35 Total Amount of Fee Paid: Company Name: Consumer Finance … Read more

Tip Leads to This Mess – Welcome to My Day

When I’m not answering reader questions I’m reading loads of documents, papers, and articles for research, I’m also dealing with an out of control inbox. The silence on the site is filled with work you will never be able to appreciate. Most of the tips I get never get published because I’m unable to verify … Read more

Thomas Lynch Named as Alleged Debt Relief Scammer Who Used Borrowed Root Canal Money to Start Competing Company

All I’ve got to say is WOW this makes for an interesting read. Grab a favorite beverage and take a look at the allegations made against debt relief industry famous name — Thomas Lynch. You may recognize his name from Legal Helpers Debt Resolution. I first wrote about Lynch in 2011 in this post. Clearly, … Read more

Thomas Joseph Lynch – Financial Solutions Service Center – Consumer Complaint – April 18, 2019

Consumer Statement: THOMAS JOSEPH LYNCH SERIAL DEBT SETTLEMENT SCAMMER SEE ATTACHED (Doc 1, Doc 2) Consumer Action Taken: PLEASE CONTACT THE FEDERAL AUTHORITIES TO HAVE HIM ARRESTED ONCE AND FOR ALL Date This Problem Happened: January 1, 2015 State You Live in: CA Race/Ethnicity: Asian Age Range: 21-35 Total Amount of Fee Paid: $1,000 Company … Read more

Liberty Debt Solution is Apparently Not Happy With Thomas Lynch and Financial Solutions Service Center

If anyone knows how to reach Thomas Lynch, I’d love for him to contact me and send in his side of the story on this case. You know it’s never good when debt relief industry members wind up suing themselves. But for now I’ll post these two documents I received and let you read through … Read more

Today in Debt Relief History – Consumer Affairs Law Center

Frankly I get sick of writing about lawsuits in the debt relief industry between partners that have a falling out. But the reason I find the complaints often fascinating is they provide a look into the history of some organizations and entities. We get to learn how the whole thing developed. In this case we … Read more

Thomas Macey and Jeffrey Aleman Get Slapped by IL Board

Bitch Slap

For some time now there has been an open action by the Illinois Attorney Registion and Disciplinary Commissions against Macey and Aleman of Legal Helpers Debt Resolution. Well the final report is out and it surprised me. Well, I wasn’t shocked that Macey and Aleman were recommended for a two year suspension as lawyers. But … Read more

Did Consumer Affairs Legal Center Close Up? – Karen

“Dear Steve, Hello, my name is Karen and I signed up with Consumer Affairs Legal Center back in 2010 and I am having nothing but trouble trying to contact their company regarding creditor problems. I have been following this column for a few months after one of my co-workers saw this column and knew that … Read more

Consumer Affairs Law Center and Consumer Affairs Processing Center Take Over Legal Helpers Debt Resolution Account

Yesterday I wrote about a consumer that contacted me and said Legal Helpers Debt Resolution contacted them after terminating all the LHDR affiliates and told her LHDR would be transiting their account to Consumer Affairs Law Center. I asked the consumer to send me the form to look at and after reviewing it I’m entirely … Read more

Legal Helpers Debt Resolution Contract Review. Is This Really The Best Deal Possible?

A tipster (send in your tips here) sent in a copy of what appears to be an agreement between a consumer and Legal Helpers Debt Resolutions Services. – Source What follows are just my observations of some of the pages of this agreement. You may view the entire agreement here. Click on image for larger … Read more

Let’s See if We Can Figure Out the Players in This Legal Helpers Debt Resolution Marketing Pitch

I just published a story about Legal Helpers Debt Resolution being hit with a class action suit in Washington. And then in my inbox lands an email with the Legal Helpers Debt Resolution marketing pitch. I’ve covered something like this before and I’d pass writing about it again but in light of the new class … Read more