There is no written receipt or even an agreement of borrowing, This is done inmate to inmate. I have tried to see how he spends the money and can not trace it. We always argue when I ask for receipts. So I am not really sure if the loaner is a fib, but then what does he do with the money?
Thank you for your follow-up.I truly cannot tell you what he does with the money or where he sends, or if he spends it--I am simply going by your information. The very first thing I try to do is evaluate whether or not the debt is valid or if it even exists. There is no evidence here that the debt is valid although it may be. Typically you can most definitely create a written contract, or letter, and in the letter put forth terms. Then, if the other party agrees, an information contract is created. You can request that your son (if this is a valid debt), send a letter to the inmate stating that he will provide this amount as a formal set condition to pay the debt 'in full'. Then if the debt is paid, and the check has a 'paid in full' listing, the debt is deemed extinguished. I am just not sure if this is a true debt, and I am also not sure if an inmate will agree to give up the terms of this debt. but your son can send him a message putting forth terms and creating a formal agreement where all the conditions are set forth.Good luck.
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