THE CITY OF OKLAHOMA, May 26, 2021 / PRNewswire / – The National Litigation Law Group (NLLG) has announced that $ 48,000 of his total vacation donation of $ 50,000 to RIP Medical Debt (https://ripmedicaldebt.org/) was used to buy and forgive $ 14,561,804.62 of medical debt claimed from 6,746 needy people in 37 counties in Oklahoma. NLLG realized $ 2,000 of his donation to help the First United Methodist Church of Ada to buy and repay the medical debts of residents in financial difficulty of the center-south Oklahoma.
Founded in 2014, RIP Medical Debt quickly grew to become the leading nonprofit fighting the country’s medical debt crisis:
- RIP Medical Debt identifies, purchases, and then cancels unpaid medical debts owed by families and individuals in financial difficulty.
- On average, each $ 1 given to RIP Medical Debt can be used to buy and forgive $ 100 in medical debt.
- RIP Medical Debt has been able to stretch NLLG’s direct donation even further than average, with each $ 1 used by buying more than $ 300 in medical debt on average.
The biggest impacts of NLLG’s donation were felt Garvin County, or $ 4.4 million debt has been eliminated for over 1,100 needy residents, Pottawatomy County, or $ 3.3 million debt has been canceled, Canadian county, or $ 2.5 million nearly 1,600 inhabitants have been wiped out of debt, and Oklahoma County, or almost $ 2.3 million debt has been bought and canceled for more than 1,600 residents.
NLLG $ 2,000 donation to the campaign of the First United Methodist Church of Ada helped the Church to eliminate more $ 3.8 million in medical debt for more than 1,300 Oklahomans in a five-county region of south-central Oklahoma. Church campaign eliminated another $ 1 million in medical debt for residents in need of Garvin County, as good as $ 1 million in medical debt in both Pontotoc and Seminole Counties.
In the seven years since its inception, RIP Medical Debt has successfully purchased and written off nearly $ 3 billion in medical debt. To learn more about RIP medical debt and to find out who is eligible for debt forgiveness, visit https://ripmedicaldebt.org/faq/who-qualifies-for-debt-forgiveness/.
Founder of NLLG, James sears bryant of Enid, Oklahoma, said: “I was delighted to learn of the tangible effects of our donations for Oklahoma families. We helped repay on average $ 2,158 indebted to more than 6,700 Oklahomans. One of the leading causes of personal bankruptcy in the United States is unpaid medical debt. This debt creates enormous stress for families and individuals. We wanted to make a holiday donation that was aligned with NLLG’s mission and provided significant debt relief to the people of Oklahoma. RIP Medical Debt was the right organization to do this. “
About NLLG: Founded in 2014, NLLG represents consumers in debt settlement programs when sued by credit card companies. To date, NLLG has helped consumers across the United States with over $ 1 billion in claimed credit card receivables to save over $ 300 million on these allegations. You can learn more about NLLG at https://www.nationlit.com/.
Questions? Contact Mark Grossman, CEO of NLLG, at 405-605-8469 or [email protected].
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