National Collegiate Student Loan Trust – Who the heck are they? – Alabama Debtor’s Rights Lawyer Judson E. Crump

Student Loans are one of the biggest financial burdens facing young people today. And it isn’t just young people.  In fact, some of the worst student loan practices involve middle-aged and older people who are trying to get education to re-train for a new career.  If you’ve fallen behind on your student […]

Future Income Payments, LLC & Pension Funding Contracts – Alabama Consumer Protection Attorney Judson E. Crump

‘Pension Funding’ or ‘Pension Advance’ Companies can be dangerous to deal with. My client (we’ll call him “JF”) was a hard working U.S. Navy veteran.  When his wife’s sickness put him into a spot of financial trouble a couple of years ago, he found an advertisement from a company called “Future […]

VW Emission Deception: What you can do about it. – Alabama Fraud Lawyer Judson E. Crump 2

If you’ve been watching the news, you may have heard about the massive fraud that Volkswagen has perpetrated on its customers.  For several years now, they have been marketing their “clean diesel” cars as being, well, clean burning, low-pollution vehicles. They even had scientific proof: emissions tests showed that the […]

FTC Takes Action to Enforce Lending and Sales Laws Against Fraudulent Car Dealers 1

https://www.ftc.gov/news-events/press-releases/2015/03/ftc-multiple-law-enforcement-partners-announce-crackdown In a rare move against car dealers, the FTC has cracked down on several dealerships suspected of violating various laws, including the Truth in Lending Act. One of the dealerships subject to the crackdown was actually in Alabama.  Jim Burke Nissan was accused of putting out false advertisements that violated […]