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.

Your Rights When Sued by a Collection Agency?

Not all collection agencies sue consumers. Those that do, file suit according to their own specific set of guidelines. For example, certain collection agencies only file lawsuits against individual... Read More »

What Are Your Rights Against Collection Agency Harassment?

No one looks forward to debt collection calls. Fortunately, the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) protects consumers against collection activities that abuse consumers or treat them in an ... Read More »

How to Negotiate Your Credit Rating With a Collection Agency?

Although a collection agency doesn't directly control your credit rating, the agency does control what it puts on your credit report. Becoming an informed consumer is the most important step you ca... Read More »