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1st Credit a distant second twice this week

Two good results this week for the Consumer Team at Howlett Clarke, firstly 1st Credit were silly enough to go head to head with me and Tom Brennan, and as a result, lost in spectacular form, and also they faced my colleague Chris Chapman in another matter. 292 more words

DEBT COLLECTION EFFORTS SOMETIMES BREAK THE LAW (AS REPORTED BY KELLI B. GRANT ON WWW.CNBC.COM)

Many Americans at one point or another will go into debt. It’s a slippery slope and some are unable to dig themselves out of debt quickly enough to avoid the eventual harassing calls from debt collectors. 116 more words

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2 Investigators: Debt 'Collectors' Trick People Into Paying Money They Don't Owe

(CBS) – Debt-collection scams are one of the most popular for con artists preying on the citizens of Illinois.

As CBS 2’s Pam Zekman reports, one woman who was taken for $30,000 was the victim of a repeat offender. 428 more words

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Claim issued on an address that the Claimant knew was wrong.

I have recently dealt with a case involving Hoist Portfolio where they issued a claim against the customer in circumstances that can only be described as downright outrageous. 199 more words

Collection House Group (ASX: CLH) vs Credit Corp (ASX: CCP)

Added Collection House Group (ASX: CLH) and Credit Corp (ASX: CCP) to watchlist

Have you ever faced a moment of “damned if I do and damned if I don’t” with respects to equities investing?   727 more words

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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

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