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An attorney is threatening to ruin my credit if I don't finish paying his bill by May 1st I have told him that I would pay it on May 6th he does not agree to the payment date
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Customer: I am paying part of the lawyer fee the loan company and an FBI agent hire him I have paid back the loan and the fee
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Customer: Now they want me to pay part of the lawyer fee
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