Asked in Collections and Elder Law for Virginia

Q: My father was a victim of fraud I am now his POA. I need to obtain legal assistance to sort through corrective action.

My father was involved in a Publishers Clearing House scam. Police reports were filed and now receiving numerous letters from attorneys to pay back credit card debt. Need significant assistance to navigate.

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Steven Krieger
Steven Krieger
  • Collections Lawyer
  • Arlington, VA
  • Licensed in Virginia

A: Many credit card companies have some type of fraud department that investigates these claims, but if not, I'm sure you could hire a lawyer to respond to the attorneys who are reaching out. I'm sure anyone who responds would be happy to help and will need to see the letters you've received. Good luck.

Tim Akpinar agrees with this answer

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