Unemployment runs out before I can collect social. I have no 401k or savings, I can't pay the minimums and don't know even know which debt companies are reputable? Does using a debt company prevent me from applying another recourse later?
answered on Dec 19, 2022
I've had several clients tell me that they've tried "debt relief" companies, but none were happy with the results (if any).
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answered on Nov 10, 2018
Not at any time, no. Depending on what stage of the process your eviction case is at, your right to request a mediator may no longer be available. For more information, please go to this link: http://www.courts.maine.gov/maine_courts/district/evictions.html
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