American Express Bank FSB is a creditor that often files suit on defaulted credit card debt in the state of Texas. Amex is not usually known to sell their debt to a third party debt party. Although a third party debt collector known as TSI (f/k/a as NCO) will attempt to collect the debt before they decide to file a lawsuit. If the debt collection efforts fail, American Express will review the file for litigation. Even though a consumer may think they owe a debt it is still American Express Bank FSB’s responsibility to prove a debt is owed when challenged. They may not have the require documentation to prove a debt is owed.
American Express Bank FSB is known to have the following contact information:
El Paso, TX 79998-1540
Phone: (800) 528-4800
We can defend clients that American Express Bank FSB has filed a lawsuit against in Texas. We offer a flat fee structure with affordable monthly payments.
If you have been sued then you need to answer the lawsuit. Participants in the system often have a better outcome than those that do nothing. Some of the options that you have are to:
Attempt to Negotiate a settlement with American Express Bank FSB before the answer is due. Many consumers recognize they may owe a debt and choose to attempt to settle the debt before an answer is due to the court. American Express Bank FSB is often receptive to a quick settlement rather than spending more time and money in a lawsuit. Even if they can provide some of the documentation to the court, there is always a chance they could lose.
Answer the Lawsuit filed by American Express Bank FSB. Even if a consumer thinks they owe a debt it is still up to American Express Bank FSB to prove that they own the debt, have the right to file suit, and have enough documentation to prove a debt is owed. They may not be able to successfully produce all required documentation when challenged.
Do nothing. Many people decide to do nothing for lack of funds or fear of what can happen. American Express Bank FSB may take a judgment against them and then ultimately have their bank accounts frozen (bank garnishment). Judgments in Texas are good for 10 years initially and they care a minimum interest. The amount of an unresolved judgment can significantly increase over time.
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The best time to take care of a lawsuit is NOW. It can potentially get more costly and worse. We offer competitive fees to handle this for you.