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YOUR RIGHTS UNDER THE FAIR DEBT COLLECTION PRACTICES ACT

The Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) was passed by Congress in part “to eliminate abusive debt collection practices by debt collectors…and to promote consistent State action to protect consumers against debt collection abuses.” (§ 802. Congressional findings and declarations of purpose [15 USC 1692]). The general types of debt collection practices that are prohibited by

COPING WITH FORECLOSURE

If you have received a foreclosure notice such as a letter from your mortgage lender or court papers such as a Summons and Complaint in Foreclosure you should not ignore these important documents even though you might not be able to resume making your mortgage payments or catch up on missed payments right away. There are

WHAT IS FORECLOSURE?

A mortgage foreclosure is a law suit filed in the New Jersey Superior Court asking the Court for the legal right to have real property (whether a home, commercial property or vacant land) auctioned off to the highest bidder by the county sheriff. Borrowers/home owners who face a mortgage foreclosure are given special protections under