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Debt Collection Agency Ordered to Pay Consumer $1.5 Million

Another debt collection horror story; but the consumer fought back and won a $1.5 million verdict against the collection agency. The agency used racial slurs and insults to try to force the consumer to pay a $200 debt. He sued and a Texas jury awarded him $50,000 for his mental anguish, $1.5 million in punitive Read the full article…







Do All Car Dealers Support Our Troops?

No!  According to the U.S. Department of Defense,  “an internal survey of domestic military bases revealed cases of “ ‘bait and switch’ financing, falsification of loan applications or other documents, failure to pay off liens on trade-in vehicles, ‘packing’ loans with items whose price tag bears little or no relationship to their actual cost or value, Read the full article…


“FreeCreditReport.com” Nice jingle, lousy (and expensive) service.

Federal law requires the 3 major credit bureaus to give you at least one free copy of your credit report each year. To get yours, go to AnnualCreditReport.com.  What about that other site, with the cute song and funny commercials? Its a pay site that only gives you a ‘free’ copy if you pay for Read the full article…