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You might be wondering:

  1. Who is Jefferson Capital Systems LLC?
  2. Do I really owe them any money?
  3. What are my options to deal with this debt.

Essentially, Jefferson Capital Systems is buying defaulted debts, such as private student loans owed to lenders and originators such as Sallie Mae (now known as Navient). After purchasing the debt, they hire a local debt collection law firm such as Forster & Garbus LLP to bring a lawsuit to recover on the debt.

Our office has seen an increase in inquiries from people being sued by Jefferson Capital Systems as an assignee of SLM Education Credit Finance Corp. Jefferson Capital also purchases debts from companies such as US Airwars, and hires collectors such as Dynia & Associates.

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Background Information on Jefferson Capital Systems LLC

Jefferson Capital Systems is a debt buyer and debt collector with headquarters located at 16 McLeland Road, St. Cloud, MN 56303. They are in the business of buying old defaulted debts, such as credit cards and private student loans, and then attempting collection, sometimes by way of hiring a New York debt collection law firm to bring a lawsuit against the consumer debtor. Their clients include creditors and national debt buyers. For example, our office recently reviewed a case brought by the law firm of Forster and Garbus on behalf of Jefferson Capital Systems, whereby they were alleging that the debt was originally owned by SLM Education Credit Finance Corporation.

Jefferson Capital Systems, LLC is a Certified Professional Receivables Company, certified in 2014 with DBA Internation under certification #C1406-1019. The Chief Compliance Officer for Jefferson Capital is Joseph Basil Fejes, DBA Certified Receivables Compliance Professional since 12/2014, #P13091005. Their website can be located at:

Jefferson Capital Systems also claims to assist in maximizing the collections on bankruptcy debts that are purchased as part of a larger debt portfolio.

As of 10/8/2015, Jefferson Capital has a B+ rating with the BBB. In the last 3 years, 630 BBB complaints have been closed, of which 275 complaints were closed in the prior 12-months. 599 complaints pertain to billing and/or collection issues. The business was opened in 1999. Their president/CEO is David M. Burton. They are based in St. Cloud, Minnesota. They may attempt collection on defaulted student loan debts in New York State.

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Most likely, you are reading this page because you are currently being sued by Jefferson Capital Systems, or you have already been sued and have a judgment entered against you. A judgment could potentially result in wage garnisment and even freezing of bank accounts.

If you have been contacted with respect to a debt collection matter or lawsuit involving Jefferson Capital Systems, contact our experienced attorneys for an evaluation of your options. Our lawyers help people resolve debt and we defend consumers from debt collection lawsuits in New York. Even if a Marshal has contacted you to start a wage garnishment, or to freeze your bank account, it may not be too late to learn about your resolution options.

We are a debt relief law firm and can advise you as to all legal options, which may include debt defense, debt disputing, debt settlement, or bankruptcy. Contact us today.

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