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Several years ago, I lived in an apartment complex. The

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Several years ago, I lived in an apartment complex. The building I lived in and each apartment was extensively remodeled and in doing so there was damage to my bathroom door. I put in a maintenance request that was never answered. A few months later I
lost my job and I was evicted. The apartment complex charged me for the damage and sent the charges to a creditor. How can I deal with this? In fact, is there a general way I should deal with a creditor that comes at me with a bogus charge?
Submitted: 2 years ago.Category: Consumer Protection Law
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If you do not address this they may hurt your credit and/or sue you to collect on the debt. If you want to address this make sure you send them a written explanation of what happened and dispute that you the debt. If they continue to bother you there after, then you can send them a letter like this one. If you want them to stop calling you send a letter like this.

If they sue, then you will need to defend the suit based on your testimony of what happened and prove it with some supporting documents...

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