A Deep Dive Into the Xact Loan Mailer. Scam or Blessing?

A wonderful reader sent in this mailer from Xact which is a great example of the type of advertising that always makes me want to know more. I admit the mailer is a bit blurry but the mailer alone was enough to start me digging. There were a few key phrases that made me want … Read more

FTC Shuts Debt Collection Company That Threatened Consumers

At the request of the Federal Trade Commission, a U.S. district court shut down a Houston-based debt collection operation that allegedly illegally used insults, lies, and false threats to collect on payday loans – including telling a Virginia woman that she would be arrested and jailed for three years, and would lose her disability payments … Read more