Tag: Debt Collection Scams

Amelia Earhart, CERTIFIED

Some common things to remember about debt collectors in America

Debt collectors are common all over the world -- and usually some of the vilest people on earth.  Often debt collectors and those who purchase said debts are committing illegal acts; breaking the law, and often using the idea of harassment to bully people into paying debts back (sometimes for debts that don't even belong to them.) I've created this guide for people to remember their basic rights when it comes to debt collectors in America.  I've gotten a lot of e-mails since last year from people who don't know their rights; don't know how to respond to letters, and often don't know what to say to collectors who harass them over their cell phones. Generically, this is the first thing that should always be said to debt collectors in the event a debt you've been notified of is placed int...
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