Monthly Archives: July 2015


Credit Reports & Mortgage Payments After Bankruptcy – Alabama Consumer Credit Attorney Judson E. Crump

“I filed bankruptcy a few years ago, but I kept my house and have made my mortgage payments.  Why isn’t my good payment history being reported on my credit reports?” A lot of consumers in Alabama have been noticing an unexpected problem with their credit reports after bankruptcy: their mortgage […]


$30,000 Student Loan Collection Suit Defeated at Trial – Alabama Consumer Protection Attorney Judson E. Crump

One of our clients was sued by a debt collector for a $31,000 student loan.  We beat them at trial. Jefferson Capital Systems, LLC, a purchaser of uncollected accounts, sued my client for an alleged student loan debt.  They alleged that my client had obtained a student loan years before, and […]


Dealer Didn’t Pay Off Your Trade-In? What To Do About It – Alabama Consumer Protection Lawyer Judson E. Crump

“My Trade-In Vehicle wasn’t paid off by the Dealer.  Now it’s still on my credit report as past due.  What can I do?” Believe it or not, this question comes up fairly often.  You go car shopping, and you find a car you like, negotiate a value for your trade-in […]


What to Do When a Manufacturer Won’t Honor a Warranty – Alabama Consumer Protection Lawyer Judson E. Crump

Warranties are most of the reason why we buy cars new instead of used.  But what do we do when we buy cars that don’t perform as they’re warranted? Sometimes, a car just isn’t built right.  Maybe somebody in the factory was sleeping at the assembly line.  Maybe there was […]