Can a collection agency call your job?

Answer A collection agency can contact a debtor's place of employment. Once the debtor tells them in writing or orally that he cannot be contacted at work though, the collection agency must stop calling. ... Read More »

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I have a medical bill for 168.00 that was sent to a collection agency after I made a payment. They are going to keep in the collection agency until my bill is paid off. This can not be right.?

If the bill was late enough to be sent to a collection agency, the collection of that bill has been turned over to that collection agency as well.

How to Sue a Collection Agency for Illegal Collection Practices?

Debt collection agencies operate by purchasing debts from credit card companies and other creditors, collecting the owed amount in place of the original debt owner. Some collection agencies attempt... Read More »

Who is the collection agency for Capital One?

Westmoreland Agency is the name of Capital One Bank's collection agency. Westmoreland Agency is an Idaho debt collection firm owned by Capital One, a credit card company and bank based in Virginia.... Read More »

Can i sue a collection agency for harassment?

According to the Federal Trade Commission, the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act prohibits collection agencies from harassing individuals for payment of overdue personal debts. Individuals have up... Read More »