Consumer Protection Law
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Remember that this is all negotiable, especially add-on fees and penalties.
Therefore, she should try to negotiate a reduction and payment plan. She can also request that the matter not be reported to credit agencies as part of the settlement. The most important thing is to get the settlement in writing. Otherwise, it is not enforceable and they can demand full payment at any time.
Thank you for the vote of confidence! Unfortunately, I am not taking on new clients.
The Florida Bar maintains an excellent online referral program: https://www.floridabar.org/divpgm/lronline.nsf/wreferral6?OpenForm
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This is a question/answer site, not a referral site. If you have specific questions I am happy to continue or provide a phone call if you can straighten out the credit card issue.