How to fight robo-debt collectors
“As credit issuers ranging from American Express to Citigroup attempt to collect on billions in delinquent loans, consumers are claiming in dozens of lawsuits that the lenders have been unable to show that they actually owe the debt and are pursuing them with fabricated documents and generic testimony, the paper reports. In some cases, consumers contend that they don’t owe the debt at all. In others, they say that they do owe something, but the amount of the debt has been padded. ”
What can you do if you’re being pursued for a debt that you don’t believe you owe?
Start by reading this article… or you can just call the Consumer Legal Clinic.