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I was contacted by a collections agent regarding medical

I was contacted by a collections agent regarding medical bills. I mailed out my validation letter certified mail & what I received in return was billing statements from the "original creditor". The collection agency that contacted me has not actually responded to me. But, it is obvious they contacted the original creditor to be able to send me print outs of my accounts from the medical services provided. I never received anything from the collection agency. The original creditor is who sent the printout of account inquiry. Where do I go from here? Do I now contact the original creditor? Or do I mail another letter to the collection agency requesting a response again? I also do not see this reported on my credit report yet. The billing statements from my account were mailed directly from the physicians clinic, not the collection agency who contacted me. It states account inquiry on the statements with the mailing address of the clinic (original creditor.) But, it was the collection agency who contacted me, which prompted me to send the validation letter to the collection agency. Also, most of the services are dated from 2010-2014. I was reading about statue of limitations on your blog as well. I live in Mississippi. I googled statue of limitations for MS & what I found was 3 years but I'm not entirely sure if that was accurate information.JA: You just pay a $5 deposit now and the rest only when you get a reply from the Consumer Protection Lawyer. All of this is 100% satisfaction guaranteed, so you can get a refund if you're not happy for any reason. What state is this in? And when did the issue begin?Customer: MississippiJA: Have you contacted the manufacturer?Customer: I was contacted by a collections agent regarding medical bills. I mailed out my validation letter certified mail & what I received in return was billing statements from the "original creditor". The collection agency that contacted me has not actually responded to me. But, it is obvious they contacted the original creditor to be able to send me print outs of my accounts from the medical services provided. I never received anything from the collection agency. The original creditor is who sent the printout of account inquiry. Where do I go from here? Do I now contact the original creditor? Or do I mail another letter to the collection agency requesting a response again? I also do not see this reported on my credit report yet. The billing statements from my account were mailed directly from the physicians clinic, not the collection agency who contacted me. It states account inquiry on the statements with the mailing address of the clinic (original creditor.) But, it was the collection agency who contacted me, which prompted me to send the validation letter to the collection agency. Also, most of the services are dated from 2010-2014. I was reading about statue of limitations on your blog as well. I live in Mississippi. I googled statue of limitations for MS & what I found was 3 years but I'm not entirely sure if that was accurate information.JA: You just pay a $5 deposit now and the rest only when you get a reply from the Consumer Protection Lawyer. All of this is 100% satisfaction guaranteed, so you can get a refund if you're not happy for any reason. Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: I'm confused, what do I need to do to utilize this service

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Can a company come into your home and repossess furniture

Can a company come into your home and repossess furniture and take a piece of furniture you paid for in full and hold it until you return a tv that was given to you in a promotion?

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I have a company we hired to exterminate bed bugs, roaches

I have a company we hired to exterminate bed bugs, roaches and mice. Three almost four months in and not one issue has been eliminated and they have been here to treat 5 times now. They no longer want to continue without paying them a service fee of $75 per month after paying them $850 to do the job. None of it has been effective and we are worse off now than when started in January. They say they went above and beyond for us because the 30 day warranty ran out a month ago. Warranty? I thought that started when we were cleared but have not been clear for even a week this whole time. Now they want more money to continue whatever they are doing which is not much.JA: Because consumer protection law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: PAJA: Have you contacted the manufacturer?Customer: They have refused to do any further work without being paid monthly.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: We have a contract but was never signed by us. They just gave us a copy.

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Should a debtor challenge in writing the accuracy of an item

Should a debtor challenge in writing the accuracy of an item on their credit report how long does that creditor to produce documentation? 5 days? 6 months? FCRA

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In VT is there is a statute under consumer protection that

In VT is there is a statute under consumer protection that allows for a short 14-30 day period in which consumers can cancel a subscription or tv service per say?

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My question is that I went in to a CPA to file taxes last

Hi, my question is that I went in to a CPA to file taxes last year and she did just that. We paid for electronic filing and got back out refund. She told me that I needed to amend my previous year return to add rental property information, (she did the previous year taxes also) and then sent us a bill for the same amount as the initial filing payment without discussing with me how much it would be. I decided that I do not want to pay that amount to amend the taxes so I went online and did it myself. A few months later I started receiving phone calls and emails stating that I need to come down and pay the invoice and pick up the amendment and that I was getting money back from the amendment. I responded and told her that I already filed the amendment myself. She then stated that I still owe her money even if I didn't decide to file what she had prepared and if not she will turn me over to coleJA: What state is this in? And just to clarify, when was the purchase made?Customer: collections. And I received a letter from a collections agency last week. MarylandJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: I do not have whatever it is that she has preparedJA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: That the invoice amount is $225. I paid for my taxes to be prepared and electronically filed and signed her agreement for that however I didn't not make an agreement with her that I wanted to file an amendment with her company especially for the same price as the original preparation when I know that I can get an amendment filed for a significantly less amount.

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I recently purchased(financed) a vehicle with an extended

I recently purchased(financed) a vehicle with an extended warranty from a Tempe auto dealership. After signing the paperwork and taking the vehicle, the dealership called and informed me that they could not honorthe signed purchase agreement nor could I get the extended warranty and I had to go sign new paperwork. Is this a legal practice?JA: Because consumer protection law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?Customer: ArizonaJA: Has anything been filed or reported?Customer: No. I have not gone in to sign any new paperwork. I think they know they are in the wrong and pressuring me to go in and sign.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: No.

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I have the following issue: Leased a new car 2 weeks ago,

Good morning,i have the following issue: Leased a new car 2 weeks ago, contract signed with the conditions agreed. Yesterday the dealer called me stating that the was a mistake, the lease company cannot accept 25000 miles a year as requested by me and agreed with the dealer. the proposed me to re-sign the contract with 20000 miles and consequently less monthly charge. But in this way the final cost of my lease will be $4500 higher, after 36 months, of the one that i have regularly already signed. They said or to accept the new conditions or to give back the car (with already 1000+ miles)and been refunded of all the expenses, considering also that i have trade-in my old car. Which are the options that i have?

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I just got roped into signing up for a vacation package with

Hi i just got roped into signing up for a vacation package with sundance vacations i realized its not for me after really thinking about it. it has not even been 12 hours yet do i have the legal right to back outJA: What state are you in? And is a local attorney or other consumer protection advocate helping with this?Customer: PA I have no spoken to anyone just trying to do research and finding out if i can cancel or if i need a lawyer\JA: Have you contacted the manufacturer?Customer: I emailed the president last night that i can not afford the package and want to back out.JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?Customer: I made a 200 deposit that i wrote in my email i would surrender if he would let me out of this contract also is this service free?JA: When we are ready I'll take you to the appropriate web page.Customer: Thank you

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