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I received a court order stating a default judgement was

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I received a court order stating a default judgement was filed. i was only one payment behind. How can I answer this petition. because it is not in default and I don't want to pay the entire balance.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  Phillips Esq. replied 1 year ago.

Could you clarify?

How can you receive an Order from the Court regarding a Default Judgment for being one payment behind?

A Default Judgment only means that a lawsuit was filed against you and you failed to file an answer within the deadline for responding to the complaint. Is this what happened in your case?