Category Archives: Fair Debt Collection Practices Act


Moving Beyond Stall Letters

We hate to be the bearers of bad news, but credit companies have never been your best friend. One of the reasons may be the fact that they hold a lot of control over a certain item that many people are fearful about: the credit report. In a perfect world, creditors would report only correct […]

Can Debt Collectors Contact Friends and Family Members?

It is not uncommon for debt collectors to go to extreme measures in order to get information about a debtor.  In fact, many debt collectors call friends and family members of debtors they are trying to reach.  While this practice is permitted and regulated by the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, it is frequently abused. […]