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Using Credit Cards in my Mother's Name

Mark CappelDecember 8, 2022

See what happens if you are using credit cards in your mother's name and cannot make the payments. Learn about credit card collection practices at Bills.com

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New Debt While in Chapter 13

Mark CappelDecember 8, 2022

Incurring New Debt in Ch 13 Bankruptcy | While in a Chapter 13 bankruptcy plan, you are strictly prohibited from incurring new debt without receiving prior...

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Am I Responsible for my Mother's Debts

Mark CappelDecember 8, 2022

Credit Card and Probate information| Authorized users do not apply for credit or sign a credit agreement, they are not legally liable for the debt. Read about..

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Ayuda de la Deuda

Jon PedleyDecember 8, 2022

Aprenda todo lo que debe saber para eliminar su deudas y consigue ayuda en Bills.com - su recurso de asistencia para aumentar su ahorros y eliminar su deudas.

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Consolidate My Debt

Daniel CohenDecember 8, 2022

How can I consolidate my debt? Learn the secrets on how to resolve debts, lower payments and save when you consolidate debts.

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Bankruptcy

Daniel CohenDecember 8, 2022

Bankruptcy | Bankruptcy is an option of last resort, but it can be a very effective way to eliminate debts, if you qualify. Review the ways that you can...

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Credit Card Debt Relief

Mark CappelDecember 8, 2022

Read a personal story about credit card debt relief and discover ways to get yourself out of credit card debt. Courtesy of Bills.com - your source for saving mo

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Personal Bankruptcy

Mark CappelDecember 8, 2022

Bankruptcy is one of the most damaging things that can appear on your credit report. However, its effects can be reversed by taking positive steps to soften the

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How to Contact Creditor to Resolve Debt

Mark CappelDecember 8, 2022

Get details on how to contact a creditor that you owe, to get the debt resolved. Get more money saving tips at Bills.com

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Debt Consolidation Loan Vs. Debt Settlement

Mark CappelDecember 8, 2022

Learn the difference between debt consolidation and debt settlement in this informative article on Bills.com

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Selling Stocks to Pay off Credit Card Debt

Mark CappelDecember 8, 2022

Selling Stocks to Pay off Credit Card Debt | Before you sell off investments, make sure that you have an emergency fund. Then consult with a professional...

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Consolidate Debts

Mark CappelDecember 8, 2022

Learn about different options to consolidate various types of debt, all at Bills.com

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Motorcycle Repossession

Mark CappelDecember 8, 2022

Read about the best way to deal with a motorcycle repossession if you cannot afford the payments. Save money on your repossession with tips from Bills.com

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Settle with Creditors

Mark CappelDecember 8, 2022

Get tips and resources that can help you settle debts with creditors and save you money!

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Owe Money to Social Security Administration

Mark CappelDecember 8, 2022

Owe Money to Social Security Administration | If you receive an overpayment from Social Security, you have to repay the money you received. You could face...

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Getting Sued by a Creditor

Mark CappelDecember 8, 2022

See what steps you need to take if you are getting sued by a creditor. Bills.com has the tips and resources you can use to settle a legal suit by a creditor

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Cancellation of Debt Income

Bills.com TeamDecember 8, 2022

Cancellation of debt income can result in a tax obligation. You may have the ability to reduce or eliminate the payment by completing IRS Form 982 and...

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Student Loan Consolidation Rates

Mark CappelDecember 8, 2022

The rules are different for federal student loan consolidation and private student loan consolidation. Review the differences at bills.com

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Social Media Debt Collection

Mark CappelDecember 8, 2022

Social Media Debt Collection | Bills.com lists 10 uses of information gathered from social media that may surprise users. Don't be surprised if...

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CFPB and Debt Collectors

Daniel CohenDecember 8, 2022

Debt collector practices to be supervised by the CFPB | With more than 30 million Americans facing debt collection the CFPB will...

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Old Credit Card Debt That's been Sold

Mark CappelDecember 8, 2022

See what resources are available to you to settle old debt that has been sold to collection agencies. Bills.com has the information to help you Find. Learn. Sa

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Debt Consolidation with High Debt to Income Ratio

Mark CappelDecember 8, 2022

High debt to income ratio preventing you from debt consolidation? Let Bills.com give you the helpful tips and resources you can use to save more!

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Free Credit Counseling Tips

Daniel CohenDecember 8, 2022

Get free credit counseling by doing it yourself or find local agencies that can provide free counseling. Learn more at Bills.com.

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New York Garnishment

Bills.com TeamDecember 8, 2022

A brief look at New York's Exempt Income Protection Act (EIPA), and steps New Yorkers can take to protect their exempt income from garnishment and account levy.

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Judgment on a Business Debt

Mark CappelDecember 8, 2022

Debts that you are a guarantor for, may not be reflected on your credit report. Read more to learn about the effects of a judgment on a business debt.

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Collection Agency Fees

Mark CappelDecember 8, 2022

Consult with an attorney in your state who has experience litigating consumer law. In my opinion, you may have a viable argument to reduce the fees collection a

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Consumer Debt Consolidation

Daniel CohenDecember 8, 2022

Consumer debt consolidation | Looking to consolidate consumer debt? Review your options and learn the pitfalls to avoid, to help you get out of debt faster.

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Consolidating Debt in the Military

Daniel CohenDecember 8, 2022

Military Debt Consolidation has some key differences for consolidating debt when you are not in the military. Federal law offers servicemembers protections...

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Consolidating Citi Credit Card Debt

Daniel CohenDecember 8, 2022

Citi Debt Consolidation | Review how Citi will react, if you enroll Citi debt in a debt consolidation program. To best protect yourself, be sure to...

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Credit Card Minimum Payment

Mark CappelDecember 8, 2022

Credit card balances fall, and Bills.com believes it is due to people exceeding their minimum payments. Use this calculator to learn how much you will save.

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Probate

Mark CappelDecember 8, 2022

Family members are not responsible for a deceased person's debts. However, a deceased person's debts are not canceled upon death, either.

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Full Payment After a Repossession

Mark CappelDecember 8, 2022

See what can happen after a vehicle is repossessed. Read more about payments after repossession at Bills.com

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Consolidate Debt Collector Accounts

Mark CappelDecember 8, 2022

In theory, you can consolidate all accounts that are with debt collectors into one account. As a practical matter, you may not be able to. Here are ways to...

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Need Help With Credit Card Debt

Mark CappelDecember 8, 2022

Get advice on best ways to get out of credit card debt. Bills.com has more money saving tips to help you Find. Learn. Save.

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California Collection Laws

Bills.com TeamDecember 8, 2022

California collection laws | If you live in California and have a delinquent debt, it is important to know the California collection laws, to protect yourself f

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Wisconsin Collection Laws

Daniel CohenDecember 8, 2022

The statute of limitations for most forms of debt in Wisconsin is six years. Under Wisconsin law, a resident cannot have their wages garnished for a delinquent

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Doctrine of Necessaries

Mark CappelDecember 8, 2022

A 50-state plus D.C. table outlining the doctrine of necessaries -- also called the doctrine of necessities. Learn if you must pay your spouses's medical debts.

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Debt Relief Comparison

Daniel CohenDecember 8, 2022

Use Bills.com's simple debt comparison table to understand the differences between ways to deal with debt. Also, learn the best and worst...

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Estimate credit card payments

Mark CappelDecember 8, 2022

Monthly payment on your credit card would depend on your interest rates, repayment period and any fees that are charged on your card. Get more money saving tip

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Upside Down on Loan

Mark CappelDecember 8, 2022

See what you can do and the steps you need to take if you are upside down on your loan. Get free help at Bills.com

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Comience A Ahorrar Ahora

Mark CappelDecember 8, 2022

Incluso si usted tiene prestamos de estudiante, usted necesita comenzar a pensar como va a pagar su deudas despues de la universidad.

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Help with Credit Card Debt

Mark CappelDecember 8, 2022

Looking for credit card debt help and a fresh start? Let Bills.com be the first step to help you find the best solution.

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Legal Aid

Bills.com TeamDecember 8, 2022

Learn the names local organization that provides free and low-cost legal aid to low- and no-income people in your area.

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CashCall Loan Collection

Mark CappelDecember 8, 2022

CashCall Loan Collection | CashCall avoids state usury laws, which limit the maximum interest rate charged to a consumer, by partnering with a bank...

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Debt Consolidation Options

Justine ParkhurstDecember 8, 2022

Learn the different forms of online debt consolidation so you can select the best one for you debt consolidation needs.

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New York Payday Loan

Bills.com TeamDecember 8, 2022

New York Payday Loan | New York payday lenders partner with banks in deregulated states. These lenders deliver loans via electronic funds transfer and claim...

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Restart Statute of Limitations

Mark CappelDecember 8, 2022

You do not reset the statute of limitations on your debt when you move to another state. However, your new state may have a different statute of limitations...

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Tennessee 39-14-116. Hindering secured creditors

Mark CappelDecember 8, 2022

Tennessee is unique in that it criminalizes what is most often a civil matter in other states.

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Debt Consolidation Options that Don't Require Collateral

Mark CappelDecember 8, 2022

Debt consolidation options that don't require collateral | Good income but are struggling with your debts? Don't have collateral? Learn how to consolidate....

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Charge Off & Merged Banks

Mark CappelDecember 8, 2022

Charge off & Statute of Limitations | Free tips from bills.com about debt collection on an account in charge off status and the statute of limitations for debt

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