A reader received the following mailer and was concerned about the promises made. You know, at some point, after years of covering these things it feels like it will never end. It’s just one deceptive and misleading mailer sent after another. I begrudgingly picked up the phone and called the number on the “Resolution Pending” mailer and it was answered ... Read More »
Date This Problem Happened: August 23, 2011 State You Live in: New Jersey Race/Ethnicity: White Age Range: 51-65 Total Amount of Fee Paid: $5,000 Company Name: World Law Debt Company Address: 2201 Donley Drive Suite 250 Austin, Texas 85012 Company Telephone Number: 866-243-6931 Website of Company: worldlawdebt.com Consumer Statement: I, like others who have reported similar issues to you, have ... Read More »
A Kansas case by Joy Locke-Odell v. Orion Processing d/b/a World Law Debt, d/b/a World Law Group, and Global Client Solutions was just moved to Federal Court. In this case it the Plaintiff position is that each entity involved in this debt relief transaction is a credit services or debt management services organization and subject to Kansas Consumer Protection Act ... Read More »
“Dear Damon, I am trying to help my sister after I talked to her and her involvement with World Law Debt. She has $36K in unsecured debt. She is desperate and has answered a mailer from World Law Debt. I am skeptical about the company and after reading many comments about it, I hope you can assist my sister find ... Read More »
“Dear Steve, I am really at the end of my wit at this point. I have had creditors and debt collection companies call and harass me for months on end and recently the phone calls died down. My fear now is that I am being, or will be, legally served with papers… which I wish to avoid. My wife and ... Read More »
“Dear Steve, I’m employed full time and make about $45K/year as a 100% commission car salesman. My income has been practically cut in half since I purchased a home and vehicle on credit. I currently pay all of my bills on time and have FICO scores in the 700s. I have 6 credit cards nearly maxed out at just over ... Read More »
A Peak Behind FTC Action Against Christopher Mallett Which Involves World Law Debt. Interesting Stuff.
A lawyer friend just forwarded me an interesting document if you are a total debt relief geek like me. It’s a judicial opinion issued which looks at the FTC action and requests in the efforts to go after Christopher Mallett, which I reported in World Law Debt and Others Sued by FTC for Misrepresentation. I think it sheds a bit ... Read More »
The FTC has stepped in and sued some debt relief companies in an effort to get them to stop impersonating federal agencies. This case is important since it targets the claims made by a debt relief agency and requires the claims made to be true. The Federal Trade Commission has filed a complaint in U.S. District Court to halt the ... Read More »
“Dear Steve, I’m just over 60, widowed, and am beginning to think anyone over 55 have targets painted on our backs. .A few days ago I got a call from someone one from a Financial Advisors company in florida. They wanted to “help me” with my credit card debt. Seemed odd since I pay off my debt each month, I ... Read More »
Yet Another “Avoid the TSR” Pitch – RE: COLLECT DEBT SETTLEMENT FEES IN ADVANCE! ELIMINATE FACE-TO-FACE WORRIES.
Thanks to an awesome tipster (send in your tips here) I received the email and attachment below. By itself it’s nothing new but it was the non-disclosure agreement that caught my eye. The document says it was created by Gil Medeiros who I remembered writing about, here. (Additional information) The tipster (send in your tips here) that sent this information ... Read More »