Asked in Banking, Bankruptcy, Collections and Consumer Law for Florida

Q: Time Limit of a debt collector.

I have an 11 year old debt that collectors are still trying to collect on.

1 Lawyer Answer
James Turner
James Turner
  • Bankruptcy Lawyer
  • Orlando, FL
  • Licensed in Florida

A: Unfortunately, there is no a time limit on a debt collector. State laws govern the length of time when you can be sued on a debt, but, a debt collector can still try and collect a debt that has been barred by the statute of limitations.

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