I got a civil Summons and now a lein on my house

by mari

I got a civil summons back in August for an unpaid credit card balance, in the amount of $14000.00. I contacted the attorney/company handling this collection. We made an agreement. I paid $5000.00 up front and agreed to pay 234.00 each month until the account is paid in full. I got a letter in the mail, today that a lien has been placed
on my house. Can this be legal? What other surprises might I expect? I have already made 2 payments to the Attorney for the amount of $234.00 each.
Any info would help or suggestions
Thanks in Advance. I live in KY

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Oct 26, 2010
Civil Summons and Lien on home
by: Mary

Thanks for submitting your debt collection question on our Q&A page.

So sorry to hear about your troubles. I would get in touch with a consumer law attorney in your area who helps consumers resolve debt collection problems. Find out how to get FREE or low cost legal advice about debt collection from a consumer law attorney here. Take this step immediately. I think it's is the best way for you to sort out what is happening.

If you have a written copy of the payment agreement that you made related to your past due debt, be sure to bring it with you to your appointment or have it available when you call the Hotline.

Please share what happens with your situation in the comments section for this question. We are very interested in hearing how this turns out for you, and your experience can help others who are struggling with debt collectors.

Aug 04, 2011
people taking advantage of others
by: Anonymous

i think they need to change banrkuptcy laws

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