Asset Acceptance is a purchaser and collector of charged-off consumer debt. Asset Acceptance is whats commonly known as a junk-debt buyer. A junk-debt buyer purchases delinquent or charged-off debts... more
The economy is tough. We all know that. It has led many debt collectors to ramp up their collection business, and it's not surprising that sometimes, they can get a little sloppy.
We get several... more
Some people are under the mis-impression that if a creditor reports to a credit reporting bureau that a debt has been charged off that the creditor (or assignee of the creditor) can no longer collect... more
On Friday, November 30, 2007, an Orlando jury entered a $2.9 million verdict against Equifax and in favor of Angela Williams after five days of testimony. The plaintiff was a consumer whose credit... more
This guide will provide the rules relating to debt collectors calling consumers at work. Debt Collectors to contact consumers at work in an attempt to intimidate them into paying their debt. Make no... more
I've seen letters from Wright Shagley & Lowery, P.C. that violated the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act. If Wright Shagley & Lowery, P.C. has sent you a letter, use this guide to determine if you... more
Many people get their bank accounts and paychecks garnished without knowing why. Whether there is a legitimate reason or not, you need to know why you are being garnished and what your rights are.How... more
NCO Financial Systems, Inc is a Third Party Collection Agency that collects past due debts. According to online sources, they employ over 30,000 people in over 100 locations throughout the world.... more
Written by attorney John Skiba, almost 2 years ago.
There you are, in the hospital, you come out of surgery hoping to see your loving family there to support you, but instead a debt collector is there asking you when you are going to pay your bill! It... more