Damian Kutzner Spills the Beans and Shares Advice on His Way to Prison to Help Protect Consumers in Debt

At one time Damian Kutzner was living the debt relief high life. He had participated or even concocted the mass joinder mortgage elimination scheme at the height of the real estate meltdown. A large number of good people believed the sales hype. The end result was a couple of attorneys who are suspended, a couple … Read more

Macklock National Credit Alleged Consumer Frustrated Discover Sued Them

I’m sharing my story out of pure frustration and I don’t even know where to start. First off I’d like to remain anonymous if you choose to share my story as I am still unfortunately dealing with Macklock. While trying to find more information on Macklock I came across your website and this is why … Read more

Forward Financing Makes Life Spicy in Business Debt Restructuring

Legal NewsLine posted a story that caught my eye. The article said, “A fast-growing small business financing company in Boston has filed a federal lawsuit against two debt elimination companies, alleging they are scamming merchants and commercial businesses and, in turn, have damaged the plaintiff company.” It’s an interesting turn of events in the business … Read more

Why is Berges Law Group Checking Client’s Criminal History for Credit Repair?

So the strangest thing just happened. A reader filled out this debt relief company review form on Helping America Group and attached a copy of their client agreement. The agreement included Breeze Financial Solutions, Helping America Group, and 321 Financial. But here is where it got a little odd. Over in this article the relationship … Read more

Former Dextral Managing Director Shares His Bold Story About Ken Talbert

This article was written and contributed by Jason Spencer, the former Managing Partner of Dextral Capital Management Fund. He shares his observations and experiences from inside the debt settlement industry. August 16, 2017 James Talbert posted this information online to give another side to the Jason Spencer story. April 25, 2017 The guest post by … Read more

Who is All State National?

A reader just posted the following comment. Alliance 8 /Freedom Fidelity management has now morphed into Allstate National. How the state of California permits these people to continue scamming honest folk out of their hard earned money is beyond me. STAY AWAY and for those victims continue to write and inform the public about these … Read more

UK Debt Restructure Scam – Buy My Debt Limited and The Trusted Partnership, Closed by High Court

Don’t think that scams that prey upon people with debt problems is limited to just the United States. Just recently the High Court in London shuttered a fraudulent debt buyer operation. Readers familiar with some of the debt buyer claims will notice they sound suspiciously familiar to the debt buyer claims in the U.S. Buy … Read more

Debt Restructuring Hitting the Skids and Headed Towards Dumpster of Failure

A recent email forwarded to me from a reader reminded me about the debt restructuring approach I wrote about a while back. Apparently it was going to be the saving program for all the old mortgage selling, loan mod pushing marketers to sell after advanced fee debt settlement hit the TSR wall. Feel free to … Read more

World Law Debt and Others Sued by FTC for Misrepresentation

The FTC has stepped in and sued some debt relief companies in an effort to get them to stop impersonating federal agencies. This case is important since it targets the claims made by a debt relief agency and requires the claims made to be true. The Federal Trade Commission has filed a complaint in U.S. … Read more

Debt Resolution Group – Consumer Complaint 8-18-2011

Date This Problem Happened: August 1, 2010 State You Live in: Kentucky Age Range: 51-65 Total Amount of Fee Paid: $10,000 Company Name: Debt Resolution Group Company Address: Website of Company: debt-resolutions.com Consumer Statement: “I have been dealing with Debt Resolution Group for over a year. They have taken out of my banking account around … Read more

Debt Relief Legally Wandering Into Problematic Debt Restructuring

A reader and tipster (send in your tips here) just sent me an email that was sent out by Debt Relief Legally. For the most part it was very typical of what I usually see. It mentions they offer affiliates access to debt mediation programs, tax settlement programs, and credit counseling programs. And if this … Read more

American Fair Credit Council Given a Chance as Consumer Advocates – FAIL

This is the story I wasn’t going to write. It’s been mulling about in my head for a few days but now it just has me irritated. A little history first. Back in May, TASC, The Association of Settlement Companies, announced they were changing their name and organization to the American Fair Credit Council (AFCC). … Read more

Debt Restructure Sales Script Fails MSTARS SAFTI Checklist

Recently I exposed the debt restructure sales effort in Consumer Debt Restructuring 101: What It is and Why You Should Avoid It. Consumer debt restructure is going to become the next wave of marketing efforts for old advanced fee debt settlement sales operations. Following that article a tipster (send in your tips here) sent me … Read more

Amerizon Group, Debt Restructuring Company Information.

Recently I published a comprehensive article on the new fad of consumer debt restructuring. See Consumer Debt Restructuring 101: What It is and What You Need to Know About It to Stay Out of Trouble. Some of the documents that I published as part of my investigation were labeled as coming from the Amerizon Group. … Read more