Stop Creditor Harassment in Atlanta
Atlanta Bankruptcy Attorney Stopping Debt Collectors
If you believe that creditors are breaking the law or restrictions they
have or creditors are currently harassing you, it may be in your best
interest to retain legal counsel to handle your bankruptcy situation.
There are a number of different ways to stop creditors from taking unlawful
and dishonest actions against you.
If you file for
bankruptcy, your creditors cannot contact you anymore. This is because the Bankruptcy
Code requires collector calls, letters, and lawsuits to stop right away.
If a collector continues to make contact with a borrower who has filed
for bankruptcy, that collector may face legal action and you may be entitled
Reach out to Khoshnood Law Firm, P.C. if you would like to discuss your
options to stop creditor harassment or collections with an experienced
Atlanta bankruptcy lawyer.
We are prepared to offer you valuable advice, guidance, and if necessary,
represent you in a lawsuit.
A few of the most common actions creditors take include:
- Calling and failing to identify themselves
- Threatening you with arrest if you do not pay
- Calling you at work after you have requested them not to
- Contacting your friends or family members
- Contacting you repeatedly or frequently
- Threatening you with violence or physical harm
- Using insults, slurs, or obscenities
Providing Valuable Insight About Creditors
If you decide not to file for bankruptcy or before you are able to file,
there are a few valuable points to keep in mind. Collection is not a personal
matter, it is a business and therefore collectors are interested in your
money, not your excuses or story. You may have the most perfect explanation
of why you cannot make a payment, but the collector’s job is not
to empathize with your situation. They are employees and therefore their
job is to get you to pay, regardless of your circumstances. Call our Atlanta
bankruptcy attorney today for more information.
Whether you are considering filing for bankruptcy or if you want to find
out if we believe you have a case against a collector, give us a call
at (404) 978-4411 for a