Late Fees Over $10 Are Illegal for Car & Payday Loans in WI

Late Fees Over $10 Are Illegal for Car & Payday Loans in WI

Late Fees on Many Loans Over $10 are Often Illegal in Wisconsin Do you have a car loan? How about a payday loan or title loan? Were you ever late making a payment? If so, you probably received a late fee (aka a delinquency charge). If that late fee was greater than...

Car Repossession & Your Rights Under Wisconsin Law

Do you know someone struggling to make car payments? Or someone who has had his or her car repossessed? Wisconsin law mandates specific notice requirements that lenders must follow before they can repossess your car, and provides consumers with substantial remedies if...
Debt Collectors May Not Use Robocalls to Harass Consumers

Debt Collectors May Not Use Robocalls to Harass Consumers

Federal Law Protects Consumers from Robocalls & Spam Text Messages Debt collectors and others frequently use machines to call and text consumers on their cell phones. These automated calls and texts can create a big headache by persistently ringing your phone,...

LinkedIn Avoids FCRA Liability for Its Reference Search Feature

Federal law allows individuals to assert claims against consumer reporting agencies when those agencies violate the federal Fair Credit Reporting Act, a law designed to protect individuals from the transmission of inaccurate information about them. In a recent case,...