Both federal and state laws limit the tactics that collection agencies can use when contacting you. A skilled attorney can take action against collection agencies that employ harassment and intimidation.
Collection Agency Harassment
The federal government has passed laws against collection agency harassment. These statutes work cohesively to define borrowers’ rights.
They also provide legal means against violations including:
With so many people struggling under the weight of excessive debt, it is impossible for regulators to monitor all collection efforts. Many violations of the FDCPA go unchallenged. Our knowledge of fair debt collection practices can protect your rights and your peace of mind.