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  • Can You Go to Jail for Debt?

    Can You Go to Jail for Debt?

    Debt collectors tend to dole out a lot of threats, but one of them they can’t make good on is sending you to prison. Can you go to jail for debt? Generally speaking, no. It’s illegal to imprison someone over a civil debt, and collectors are forbidden by law to threaten it.