“Ask A Ventura Bankruptcy Attorney” This question was posted on Reddit today, and, since I was writing the answer, I thought it made a good post here (I added the pictures after posting at Reddit, though): Q: I’m thinking about filing bankruptcy for...
Ventura Bankruptcy Attorney Most bankruptcy attorneys have run into this situation: A Chapter 7 client forgets to identify a specific debt to a long-forgotten creditor, a debt that for whatever reason also does not show up on that client’s credit report. It...
Ventura Bankruptcy Attorney Should You Reaffirm Your Vehicle Loan? I am not a fan of reaffirming a car loan after you file bankruptcy. If you are able to continue making payments on the vehicle without a reaffirmation agreement, you will eventually get the title to...
Ventura Bankruptcy Attorney Ventura Bankruptcy Attorney I’ve written a number of guides about all sorts of debt related issues but for some reason I’ve never written one about how to find a great bankruptcy lawyer. So here goes. Having lived through...
When you’re getting abusive calls and harassing letters from debt collectors, your time is running out. You don’t have to miss your credit card or car payments by many days before the phone calls start – and once the calls start, they are relentless....
Freedom Financial, New Era Debt Solutions, National Debt Relief, Curadebt. These and other debt negotiation or debt consolidation companies are not the bargain they claim to be. In my opinion, this industry preys on consumers when they are at their weakest –...
Debt negotiation can be tricky. Some days are tougher than others. I don’t generally crow about results – but this was a good day. A large insurer (AAA) had a judgment against my client for over $19,900, and her license was suspended because she had no way...
Letter From CivilCourtNotice.com Here in Southern California, where my practice is based, I receive a fair number of calls from people who have received a letter from Civilcourtnotice.com, which look like this: What the heck is this letter from Civilcourtnotice.com? ...
I sue debt collectors. However, sometimes my clients believe they have been harassed by the high volume of calls coming into their cell phone from various collection agencies. According to a federal magistrate judge in California, a collector for Synchrony Bank who...
Suing Payday Lenders in California Yes! Yassss! We can now sue payday lenders in California. I can hear you – “so what?” This is a big deal. Formerly, payday lenders in California have been hiding behind a loose and convenient association with local...
Law Offices of Eric Ridley
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