My license has been finacial suspended by a insurance company. Is there a statue of limitations for that situation?

I need to get my license back. I cant afford to pay the bill to the insurance company. I don’t know if I have to declare bankruptcy to get rid of the suspension. Is there another option? It has been almost eight years since the accident. I would like to start my life financially and become like everyone else. Please help. I live in Illinois and that is where the accident took place.

Asked on June 30, 2009 under Accident Law, Illinois

Answers:

MD, Member, California Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 11 years ago | Contributor

Well, you certainly don't want to put yourself in financial turmoil.  What you should consider is consulting with an attorney in your state who handles insurance and drivers matters.  Try www.attorneypages.com and check his or her record at the Illinois State Bar.

At the very least, consider the following:

https://insurance.illinois.gov/General/how_insurers_use_credit.asp

 


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