Pisgah Legal Services attorneys help protect consumer rights, address fraud and stop predatory lending practices by protecting clients’ limited income and resources from unfair collection. This includes:

  • Foreclosure
  • Utilities (electricity, gas and water)
  • Bankruptcy
  • Car Title and Payday Loans
  • Unfair debt collection
  • Consumer fraud

For help with eviction or other housing issues, visit this section of the website and learn how to prevent homelessness.

Call PLS at (828) 253-0406 or toll-free at (800) 489-6144 to apply for services.


Mildred was almost cheated out of her home. She was convinced to refinance her mortgage with a fraudulent company and to stop paying her bills. Mildred soon faced foreclosure.

PLS Staff Attorney Tom Gallagher worked with Mildred for three years, never giving up, even when things looked bleak.

Mildred’s home is now safe, and she has a lower monthly mortgage payment.

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