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How collectors trick consumers into reviving dead debts

Source: Renae Merle, Washington Post (Paid Registration)

Debt collectors lose the right in many states to sue consumers after three or more years. But there’s a loophole: If the consumer makes a payment, even against his or her own will, that can be used to try to revive the life of the debt.

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