Legal Situation: What do you think I should do? Please help me?

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Insurance Question from Garden Grove, CA

Asked on 10/01/2012

Legal Situation: What do you think I should do? Please help me? I allowed someone to buy my car but let them have it before they paid in full (I am his employer). We made a contract that he would pay me in small payments (e.g 100 a month) until the total amount was paid in full. There was no interest charged. He did not follow through with the contract and I have contacted him multiple times about it; and he does not reply. Basically he has my car, and he has not paid for it. The DMV sticker for the car expires at the end of October. Some suggested that I use 'auto possession' meaning that I ask a local towing company to tow the car away from him. (Read more about it here: http://www.pimall.com/nais/n.repo.htmlHowever, I do not know if this is legal. I mean what if it has his possessions in it and he falsely claims that he some valuables in it. The car should still be mine as he has not paid in full. What do you think I should do? Please help me?!Thank you so much!

Answer given on October 02, 2012

this is not an insurance question – go to legal questions.


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