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Corrie bankruptcy story is out to shock; even bailiffs are bound by a code of conduct

Corrie bankruptcy story is out to shock; even bailiffs are bound by a code of conduct

This week, millions of Corrie fans will have watched through their fingers as Anna, Owen and their family endured a visit from the bailiffs. 464 more words

Financial Solutions

CFPB Offers More Insight on “Abusive” Standard

In its most recent settlement of an enforcement action alleging unfair, deceptive, and abusive practices, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (“CFPB”) offered additional insight into what constitutes “abusive” practices. 231 more words

CFPB

2014 Joy 19

2014 Joy 19

peaceful day on the electronics front – no unwanted phone solicitations for anything,
no politicians for support, or debt collectors looking for people who don’t live here… 9 more words

Stones

Dealing With Debt Collectors

Anyone who has ever found themselves deep in debt know how stressful it can be dealing with debt collectors. The constant phone calls quickly become overwhelming. 467 more words

Houston-Based Debt Collection Company Agrees To Stop Deceiving Consumers

Deceiving consumers is a trademark for some debt collection agencies. Shady collectors have been known to lie about debts, misrepresent themselves as officers of the law, threaten lawsuits, and in the case of a Houston company, charged by the Federal Trade Commission, bully people into paying unnecessary fees.