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One in Three Consumers Spanked By Their Credit Card Companies

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San Francisco, CA – March 2, 2009 – According to a new survey for National Consumer Protection Week (March 1-8) from, a third (33.7%) of consumers say their credit card company has made one or more of the following changes to their credit account: Increased their interest rate 15% Increased their minimum payment due 11% Changed their due date ... Read More »

    Reforms Recommended for Debt Collectors and Debt Collection Industry

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    The Federal Trade Commission issued a report today recommending that the debt collection legal system be reformed and modernized to reflect changes in consumer debt, the debt collection industry, and technology. The report describes the changes the FTC believes will provide better consumer protection without unduly burdening the debt collection industry. The Commission also issued its 31st annual report to ... Read More »

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