debt collectors

Australia's #1 for Law
Join 150,000 Australians every month. Ask a question, respond to a question and better understand the law today!
FREE - Join Now
  1. H

    NSW CSA debt successfully garnishing superannuation?

    Hello, Would anyone have any advise on attempting to take ones superannuation as an “asset” for unpaid CSA debt? Especially in a case were they pay $35 per fortnight as of recently which stops CSA taking assets. However this is on top of the fact CSA have never found anything in his name, his...
  2. S

    VIC Debt Collectors Chasing Me for Deceased Brother's Debt?

    Hi, I have recently been contacted by a debt collector trying to recover a credit card debt my brother had. My brother was not born in Australia. We grew up in Australia, but he moved to Malaysia about 12 years ago, and has lived there since. He did have an Australian bank account and credit...
  3. K

    NSW Debt collectors. Chasing old debt

    Hi. I need an advise regarding a court judgement on my credit file put in by credit corp company that im not aware of as i havent received any legal docs they advised me that they've delivered in on the address they have on file which is not correct. I requested for documents to be sent to my...
  4. 8

    QLD Debt Collectors Chasing Me for Ex's Debts?

    Hi everyone and anyone, I'm desperate for some help. My ex fiancé gifted a car to me in 2014 and I sold it in 2016 when he left me, abandoned with nothing... I had an outstanding dental bill in France that he made me start but still have not finished. The defamation court case against his wife...
  5. E

    VIC Helping friend for debt

    I have a question about the debt collector whom admit that they are the current collector to the former creditor(anz) First of all my friend is in Victoria, got a phone call from a debt collector saying that he owes money to ANZ, and demand him some payment, because he was at work, he just...
  6. amy p

    QLD Debt Collectors Chasing Brother for Private School Fees?

    My brother has a daughter who goes to a private school & is unable to pay the school fees because he has filed bankruptcy. Now the mother has sent debt collectors after him, saying he has 7 days to pay. He pays his child support so doesn't that cover school fees? He has seen his daughter...
  7. M

    QLD Company Used Undergoing Liquidation - What are Debtor's Rights?

    Good afternoon! A company we used to use has gone into liquidation. We received from the liquidator some of invoices which we have been asked to pay (We were never invoiced apparently). I have no problem paying the invoices if we do owe them. I have requested proof of supply to which they have...
  8. B

    QLD Builder Gone into Administration - Consequences?

    We recently undertook >$50,000 worth of renovation work with a licensed builder. We have almost reached the end of the build with minimal items outstanding, and only owe the final payment of 5%. Our builder has since had their licence suspended meaning they cannot continue work for us. We have...
  9. S

    NSW Opinion on My Credit Card Debt?

    I think debt collectors are trying to get into contact with me and the only thing that might be hanging over my head is a credit card debt from the early 2000's in which I haven't made any payments to since 2002 or early 2003 at the very latest. So I understand the situation in NSW that the debt...
  10. R

    VIC debt collectors legal action?

    hi I'm an international studenta studying in melbourne Victoria . so I'm having this problem with goodlife health clubs and they want money from me because my account overdue is almost $190 , and now the debt collectors asking for $900 which I don't have any intention to pay. my question is how...