It may be possible to get a negative tradeline reporting from your credit report after you receive an IRS Form 1099c. Many residents of Georgia have had debt forgiven and have received numouers 1099c from banks, credit union and credit card companies. Even after they receive them, the credit bureaus seem to still report these [...]
Like anything else, you can repair your own credit report, if you know how. As an attorney, I can tell you that after years of credit repair litigation that credit repair is not a good DIY project. While I am happy to share some of the principles that you die-hard DIYers should know, there is [...]
If you are asking about how credit repair works, you are no dummy. It’s an excellent question. It’s a multi-step process that works like this: Here's the Multi-Step Credit Repair Process For Dummies 1. In Georgia, you should pull your credit reports and review them for inaccurate or unverifiable information. These are two separate concepts. [...]
Credit repair is a service that is desperately needed. The credit bureaus report inaccurate information on 80% of credit reports. Half of those inaccuracies depress peoples’ credit scores. If you have a common name like “John Smith”, there is a good chance that someone else’s information is on your credit report. If the other John [...]
If you have ever filed for bankruptcy and Webbank is a creditor, your credit report may be illegally damaged by them.
Last year and 2020 were not great years for Webbank for its customers who had filed for bankruptcy. Numerous lawsuits had been filed against Webbank for improperly reporting a discharged debt or a settled debt as open and late. So Who or What is “Webbank”? Webbank is the bank that finances companies like Fingerhut, Dell [...]
Stop throwing your money away on credit repair. Here is how you can get it from a law firm for free.
Paying for credit repair today is like paying internet service at a coffee shop. There is no need to pay for it any longer. Our law firm will draft up to 3 letters for you, for free. There are 3 credit bureaus and we will dispute anything on your credit report for which we have [...]
5 Reasons That Might Hold You Back From Getting a Fresh Start Many people who have been drowning in debt have been seduced by their bankruptcy attorney to get a “fresh start” by filing for Chapter 7 or 13. The promises of discharging debts who have been hounding consumers for years has had great appeal, but [...]
Credit Repair Lawyer's Guide On How To Improve Your Credit Report If you are looking to get out of debt in 2021, there is no better place to start than your credit score. When you focus on building your credit score, you will reach financial freedom and set yourself up for better interest rates on [...]
Georgia's Experienced Attorneys Give Advice On Debt Consolidation While credit card consolidation may seem like a good idea, the benefits don’t always outweigh the risk, especially if you require credit repair services. It is best to meet with a credit repair lawyer before credit card consolidation so that you are not stuck with high-interest costs [...]
5 Biggest Mistakes that Damage Your Credit Whether you are renting an apartment, applying for a loan, or buying a house, your credit score is one of the first things people will check to determine the financial risk. Having a good credit score opens up a variety of opportunities. At the same time, a bad [...]
5 Steps to Fixing Errors on Your Credit Score Even if you think your credit report is accurate and up-to-date, the truth is that credit errors are more common than most people realize. It’s estimated that 1 in 20 people have credit errors – are you one of those people? The problem is that these [...]
This week, 5.245 million new jobless claims were filed in the United States, which means that 22 million people have lost their jobs in the past month. In a few weeks, the unemployment rate has skyrocketed to nearly 18% due to the economic fallout of the COVID-19 pandemic. With so many people out of work, [...]
You were probably screwed on your credit report by your mortgage lender. Mortgage loans are not dischargeable in bankruptcy, yet your mortgage lender probably reported your trade line as “included in bankruptcy.” Guess what? Your mortgage loan was NOT included in BK. Hence, if you made payments to your lender AFTER you filed Chapter 13, [...]
Young business man with a shocked expression working on a laptop. When it comes to finances a lot of people like to play it safe. They think about safeguarding their jobs so that they can keep their living and keep that 401k plan going. But the key to having a strong defense is [...]
If you have filed for bankruptcy, here is how you can protect your credit report right now.