Can you sue a credit counselor?
You can sue a credit counselor. You may not win, but it would be important to bring all evidence of what they told you and why you are suing to court.
To become a credit counselor you should first take a training course offered by the National Foundation for Credit Counselors. Once the training course is complete you can apply for a license with the Credit Counselor association. After that it is a matter of finding a company that hires credit counselors
What law allows a borrower to sue a creditor or credit bureau that verifies incorrect data about his or her credit history?
Can the credit card company sue you even though you are not a citizen of the country where you get the card?
Answer Once you employ the use of a credit counselor a notation to that effect is made on your credit score. This, in itself, is a neutral notation and does not affect your credit score. It is the credit score which determines your credit worthiness but there are some creditors who will view this notation in a negative aspect. Most creditors will look only at the credit scores, but whether credit counseling helps or hurts…
If you have fallen behind on your monthly payment obligations and don't know what to do, seek the help of a credit counselor before the situation gets worse and you are spending a good part of your day dodging calls from bill collectors. A trained credit counselor can help you prepare a realistic budget and give you tips for how to live within it. He or she can also help you to devise a method…