Far too often, people don’t realize that they have a credit problem until something goes wrong. They may get the first inkling of trouble when they are denied a loan for an important purchase or start receiving collection notices for unfamiliar debts. By then, unfortunately, the damage has already been done – and it can… Read More

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) today took action against four online lenders – Golden Valley Lending, Inc., Silver Cloud Financial, Inc., Mountain Summit Financial, Inc., and Majestic Lake Financial, Inc. – for deceiving consumers by collecting debt they were not legally owed. In a suit filed in federal court, the CFPB alleges that the… Read More

Consumer Protection and Class Action Lawyers To arrange for a free case evaluation of your particular consumer law concern by an experienced consumer protection and class action lawyer, contact us. The consumer protection and class action lawyers of Edelman, Combs, Latturner & Goodwin, LLC, represent a diverse population of consumers through both individual and class… Read More

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 25, 2016CONTACT: Office of Communications Tel: (202) 435-7170CONSUMER FINANCIAL PROTECTION BUREAU ORDERS FIRST NATIONAL BANK OF OMAHA TO PAY $32.25 MILLION FOR ILLEGAL CREDIT CARD PRACTICES Deceptive Marketing and Illegal Billing of Add-On Products Harmed Hundreds of Thousands of ConsumersWASHINGTON, D.C. — The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has ordered First National… Read More

Chicago Qualified Written Requests Attorneys Illinois Consumer Rights Lawyers If you are having a problem with your mortgage company failing to credit payments, failing to properly handle your escrow account or making other mistakes, the first step in correcting the problem usually involves sending them a letter describing the problem and requesting that they fix… Read More

For many Americans dealing with debt collectors has become a way of life. If you owe money and are behind on your payments, chances are you have received one or more calls from collection agencies attempting to get you to pay some or the entire amount you owe. Fortunately, there are limits to what debt… Read More