FTC: Facing Debt Collection? Know Your Rights

Federal Trade Commission (FTC)

Facing Debt Collection? Know Your Rights – What’s the FDCPA?

Dealing with financial trouble is stressful enough. But when a debt collector is hounding you using unscrupulous methods, it can make matters even worse.

The fact is, you have some rights when it comes to dealing with debt collection agencies. They’re […]

FTC Reports on Debt Collectors

At a time when many consumers are having trouble paying their debts, the Federal Trade Commission issued its 33rd annual report describing the agency’s law enforcement and other efforts to protect consumers from unfair, deceptive, and abusive debt collection practices. The Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) prohibits these and other improper practices by third-party […]