Making Them Listen

In today’s litigious society, people often assume that a full-out legal battle is the only way to resolve issues. As I mentioned, there are some limits to your ability to even sue negligent creditors and credit bureaus since the Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act created victim rights, but disallowed a right to sue under many of the provisions. For that reason, many times creditors just ignore victim rights, knowing that, unless a federal agency gets involved, they can ignore certain provisions of the law.
 
But the good news is you can negotiate your way to success more easily than you would imagine. As an attorney and mediator, I’ve often seen high-quality settlements without filing a lawsuit. To successfully remove ...

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