NWCLC Webinar Series: How to Deal with Debt Collectors

Have you gotten a phone call or letter from a debt collector? Not sure what to do next?

You have rights when dealing with debt collectors. Sign up for our free webinar to learn more.

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Millions of Washingtonians face legal problems that impact their daily life, but can't afford a lawyer. NWCLC provides legal support to fill the justice gap and works to combat systemic inequities to address its root causes.

Become a founding member of our new monthly giving program today!

ESSB 5408 Protects Washington Families

During the COVID-19 pandemic, increasing numbers of Washington homeowners rely on the homestead exemption to protect their homes from creditors. Yet, rising home values have put this option out of reach for many at the time they need it the most. SB 5408 addresses that problem.

Find COVID-19 Legal Resources

COVID-19 is causing financial hardship for many Washington families. We're here to help. NWCLC is offering webinars, legal clinics, and legal representation to those financially impacted by the COVID-19 outbreak.



Debt Defense

Being in debt can be scary, but you're not alone. One in three Americans is in collections. We help clients fight back against unlawful debt collection practices.


Foreclosure Prevention

You have rights when facing foreclosure. We help homeowners find solutions to avoid foreclosure and protect their homes from deceptive mortgage servicing.


Automobile Fraud

Millions of car buyers are estimated to be defrauded each year. We help people fight back against dealerships who sell unsafe vehicles and deceptive financing.


Consumer Bankruptcy

Bankruptcy is an opportunity for a financial fresh start. We help clients navigate the process to earning relief from debt.


Student Loans

Two out of three students graduate with significant debt. We help people find answers and fight predatory practices.


Pro Se Bankruptcy Clinic

Oct 21, 2021 2:00PM—4:00PM


Pro Se Bankruptcy Clinic

Oct 07, 2021 2:00PM—4:00PM


NWCLC Webinar Series: How to Deal with Debt Collectors

Sep 29, 2021 5:30PM—6:30PM



"[The staff] at NWCLC are absolutely fantastic-incredibly thorough, attentive and professional. They made what would have been a stressful and complicated situation easy. "

Monet Steadman
Former Client

"When our home was in foreclosure, we didn't know where to turn. Without Northwest Consumer Law Center, we would be on the streets."

Anonymous Client

"I greatly appreciate the thoroughness and effectiveness you've displayed as well as the friendliness and the affordability of your services."

David Carter
Former Client


If you are charged with a crime, you have a right to legal representation. But, if you are scammed out of your life savings or are a victim of unscrupulous medical debt collection, you are on your own. In Washington, 80% of low-income households have at least one civil legal problem.


of Americans have missed a bill payment due to COVID-19


of students graduate with significant debt


of Americans are in collection


Equal access to legal representation is critical to ending poverty, combating discrimination, and creating opportunity. Your contribution could be the difference in whether someone loses their home.