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Feel threatened by a debt collector? You're not alone, survey finds.

One-in-four consumers contacted by debt collectors felt threatened, a Consumer Financial Protection Bureau report released Thursday found.

More than 40 percent of consumers who said they were approached about a debt requested that a creditor or collector stop contacting them. 290 more words

News

Allied Credit Consultants

Allied Credit Consultants is an Orlando based Florida debt collector with an office located at: 4700 Millenia Blvd., Suite #175, Orlando, FL 32839.

In a lawsuit filed in United States District Court in Orlando, the consumer alleged that during February of 2016, he received 3 telephone calls from Allied Credit Consultants and the originating telephone number was 888-855-7131. 196 more words

Fair Debt Collection Practices

Cabot Caaaabooooooom

Another quick update, but not Hoist or PRA, this time its Cabot Financial UK Limited.

So Cabot via their appointed lawyers issue proceedings, the Claim is for two debts rolled into one, the pleadings are worst than useless, and whatever this “post Refrl Cr Nil” is about i dont know, still havent managed to work out that pleading, anyway, so two debts in one claim. 179 more words

Coffee & Debt Collectors

We spend a good portion of our daily work routine drinking coffee and correcting debt collectors who’s parents, mentors and compliance officers were unsuccessful in teaching them any values and manners. 487 more words

Cease And Desist

Feds Go After "Massive, Illegal" Debt-Collection Operation

A large, nationwide debt-collection operation that allegedly brought in tens of millions of dollars through illegal means — like impersonating law-enforcement officers, or threatening arrest for non-payment — is the target of a joint legal action by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and the New York state attorney general. 409 more words

Government Policy

Consumer Rights that everyone should know.

Retailer refunds

The law states that any goods you buy from a UK retailer should be of satisfactory quality, as described, fit for purpose and last a reasonable amount of time. 782 more words

Blogs

Trials, Tribulations, and Triumphs

It’s been a while since I’ve written here. I apologize for the gaps in my posts. Writing all day at work doesn’t make it easy to come home and write anything…at all. 1,262 more words

Ramblings & Reverie