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Dave Says Let Your Employer Pay

CuriousKevmo Wrote: Jun 05, 2012 12:03 PM
The fact that Brian's question even has to be addressed is disturbing in the extreme. It illustrates just how far we've fallen as a country with respect to morals and personal responsibility.

Dear Dave,

I bought a car a few years ago and purchased new wheels for $1,100 on credit. I haven’t paid the bill, and now collectors are trying to settle with me. I think the statute of limitations has expired. Should I still pay the debt?


Dear Brian,

I always look at things like this through two or three lenses. One has to do with your credit. Another is the legal aspect, and the third is this: What’s the right thing to do?

The right thing to do is pay the debt. You took the wheels, so you need...