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Is a Judgment Always a Lien?

May 21st, 2013 · No Comments · I'm being sued!

Q. I found a judgment against me on my county’s court site – does that mean there is a lien on my house? If not, how can you tell the difference? A. No, a judgment does not automatically place a lien on your home. Definitely not! As a matter of fact, the typical way a […]

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Collection Agency Says They Have Judgment – But It’s Not on My Credit Report

September 18th, 2012 · 1 Comment · I'm being sued!

Q. I received a letter in the mail from a collection agency stating they filed a judgement against me. I never recieved a summons to court. When I pulled my credit report the CA was not listed it and there wasn’t a judgement. They threatened to garnish my wages and place a lein/levy on my […]

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Incurred Debt in Florida, Live in Virginia – Which Statute of Limitations Do I Use?

March 6th, 2012 · 1 Comment · I'm being sued!

Q. I opened credit cards while working in Florida but my home address (drivers license, insurance, taxes) was all listed in Virginia. The statute of limitations for Florida is 5 years and the statue for Virgina is 3 years. Which state applies to me? This company is taking me to court at the end of […]

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