Abusive Debt Collectors & FDCPA


Debt Settlement & Debt Negotiation Scams: The CFPB Catches Another One

Debt Settlement & Debt Negotiation Scams: The CFPB Catches Another One

I have never seen a client benefit from hiring a company to negotiate with their creditors to settle their debts. Companies that promise to settle your debts for pennies on the dollar, or promise to negotiate your debts way down, are usually scams or a complete waste of your money. Their entire industry is overrun with Read the full article…


Think Twice Before Paying A Debt Collector

Think Twice Before Paying A Debt Collector

The New York Times published this excellent article exposing the shady underbelly of the debt collection industry. Here are some of the things it reported that should cause you to pause before paying a debt collector: Old debts “enter a financial netherworld where strange things can happen. A gamut of players – including debt buyers, collectors, Read the full article…








Illegal On-Line Loan Sharking

On-Line Loan Sharking Is Illegal

  Loansharking has been illegal for years but the criminal seem to change with the times to survive. This article explains how modern-day loan sharks have set up shop on the internet and, rather than breaking legs when people don’t pay, the crooks ruin their credit and steal from their bank accounts instead. Without the Read the full article…