The debt that refuses to die
Forget witches, ghosts and goblins. One of the scariest things you can encounter is a debt that just won't die.
You thought you'd gotten rid of it. Maybe it expired. Or perhaps you slayed it through payment, settlement or bankruptcy. But that zombie debt -- an old financial obligation purchased by a debt collector -- just keeps coming back to haunt you.
Here are 7 things you need to know when fighting off this grizzly ghoul.