Legal Question in Credit and Debt Law in California

I loaned an ex-boyfriend $2000. We never had a written agreement but I do have old bank statements and a text message saying that he will pay me back. I do not know where he lives and he has changed his phone number. He works at a local bowling alley and the only time I see him is when I visit that establishment. How can I collect on this personal loan?

Asked on 2/25/12, 6:29 pm

1 Answer from Attorneys

David Gibbs The Gibbs Law Firm, APC

Sue him in small claims court. The Sheriff can serve him with the Summons at his workplace, and if you win and obtain a judgment, you can levy his wages at the bowling alley.

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Answered on 3/01/12, 1:26 pm

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