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Fighting Back Against a Debt Collection Lawsuit

If you’ve been served with a debt collection lawsuit, you are undoubtedly experiencing a wide array of emotions. Anger, confusion, fear, and anxiety are common reactions to finding out that you’re being sued by a powerful debt collection company. Fortunately, if you are the recipient of a debt collection lawsuit, you don’t have to face…

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How to Deal with Aggressive Debt Collectors

Debt collectors often resort to aggressive tactics when attempting to collect a debt. Unfortunately, many consumers are unsure of how to respond when confronted by an aggressive debt collector. However, by reviewing the information below, you will be armed with the information necessary to successfully respond to a debt collector who crosses the line. In…

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Can a Debt Collector Trick Me to Collect a Debt?

Some debt collectors will do whatever it takes to collect a debt. Unfortunately, this sometimes includes using deceptive tactics to trick consumers into paying up. And this can result in consumers paying debt collectors for debts they don’t legally owe. In this article, we examine whether debt collectors are permitted to trick consumers into paying…

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Can a Debt Collector Contact My Minor Child?

Obviously, children shouldn’t accumulate debt. This doesn’t stop debt collectors, however, from occasionally attempting to contact them. If your child has received correspondence from a debt collector, this may be a violation of the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA), which is a federal law designed to protect the rights of consumers. The FDCPA limits…

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What Happens if You Ignore Debt Collectors?

The easiest thing to do when it comes to debt collection phone calls is to simply ignore them. However, this isn’t necessarily the smartest route to take. Although it may be tempting to stick your head in the sand when debt collectors come calling, ignoring them won’t make the problem go away. In fact, it…

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