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if a bill to a company is postmarked on or before the due date,

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if a bill to a company is postmarked on or before the due date, can they still charge you a late if they get after the due date?
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Consumer Protection Law
Expert:  Ellen replied 7 years ago.
Hello,

Absent an agreement to the contrary, a bill is paid when the creditor receives the payment. It is not paid as of mailing.
Expert:  Ellen replied 7 years ago.
Hello,

Absent an agreement to the contrary, a bill is paid when the creditor receives the payment. It is not paid as of mailing. Thus a late fee can be assessed.
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