Collection Calls After a Bankruptcy Discharge

Filing a Chapter 7 petition for bankruptcy can be a difficult experience. However, there remains a huge benefit for you that offsets the frustration, embarrassment, and emotional strain of bankruptcy called a “discharge”. Also known as a “fresh start”, bankruptcy discharge means creditors can no longer harass you with collection letters, phone calls, credit reports, […]

Mortgage Rescuing Scams – Raleigh Consumer Protection Law

North Carolina has recently enacted consumer protection laws to protect individuals from mortgage-related scams.  There are certain types of home sale transactions which bring about inherent risks of fraud, including foreclosure rescue transactions, lease purchase agreements, and installment contracts for the purchase of real estate. Failure to provide tenants/purchasers with proper disclaimers in their written […]

Protecting Consumers from Deceptive Scams and Ripoffs

“Scam” and “Ripoff” have millions of search results on Google.  But in North Carolina, consumer protection laws can help you get something that complaining about a business can’t: your money back.  Protecting consumers is important to us.