What to do if I got a summons to appear in court on a collection account that is in my name but I didn’t open the account, my mom did in my name without my knowledge?

Now they are coming after me and I cannot afford to pay it. I don’t know what to do.

Asked on November 13, 2012 under Bankruptcy Law, Louisiana

Answers:

eric redman / Redman Ludwig, P.C.

Answered 8 years ago | Contributor

you can defned and show that you did not sign for the account and did not use it.  or file a bankruptcy and get rid of all your debts


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