Archive for July, 2011

July 24, 2011
“Can They Do That?”: Five Things Debt Collectors Do That Are Infuriating, But Legal

“Can They Do That?”: Five Things Debt Collectors Do That Are Infuriating, But Legal

“Can they do that?” is a question I often hear from clients, in reference to various behaviors of the debt collectors that have been contacting them. In some cases, the answer is: YES. Some behaviors that may be driving a consumer crazy are not necessarily considered [...]

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July 14, 2011
Are You Throwing Proof of Your FDCPA Violations in the Trash? Save Your

Are You Throwing Proof of Your FDCPA Violations in the Trash? Save Your “Junk Mail”!!

Consumers being contacted, and especially harassed, by debt collectors often want it to all just GO AWAY. They sometimes make the mistake of ripping up and throwing away the letters they receive from debt collectors. Many times, they toss the correspondence [...]

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