All posts tagged "FCRA"
Suit Against Debt Management Group Proves My Point
Two things just happened. First, I posted this article about a debt relief mailer. Second, a lawsuit just crossed my desk against Debt Management Group, The Davis Law Group, Brian Davis, Moore Legal Center, and Thomas Moore....
- Posted November 10, 2015
Nationwide Debt Direct Hit With Marking Suit
Nationwide Debt Direct recently had a state lawsuit moved to federal court and it’s interesting because it’s yet another example of a suit brought over marketing. This case was filed by Brian Garvine (email@example.com) and Robert Parker...
- Posted October 9, 2015
Having Problems With a Debt Collector. Affordable Legal Help Available Here.
One of the common requests I hear from readers is for legal help with issues surrounding their debt problems when they feel they’ve been hurt or abused by a debt collector. In the past I’ve always referred...
- Posted June 10, 2013
Credit Report Data Broker Leaks a Concern for FTC
The Federal Trade Commission sent letters to ten data broker companies warning that their practices could violate the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) after a test-shopping operation by the FTC indicated the companies were willing to sell...
- Posted May 7, 2013
The Collection Agency Knows I’m Not Responsible But They Keep Trying to Collect. – Jonathan
“Dear Steve, I have a medical bill thats on collection that doesn’t belong to me. I tried to dispute but the only one of the credit bureau. Its a medical for a doctor, i never been to....
- Posted April 20, 2013
Does the Wave of Fair Debt Collection Practice Act (FDCPA) Suits Benefit Consumers or Lawyers?
A tipster (send in your tips here) forwarded to me an article about Thomas Lyons, Esq. in Minnesota who was disbarred in 2010 for filing suits under the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) and the Fair...
- Posted November 30, 2010
FTC Proposes Changes to Fair Credit Reporting Act
The Federal Trade Commission is proposing revisions to the notices that consumer reporting agencies provide to consumers, and to users and furnishers of credit report information under the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA). The FCRA requires the...
- Posted September 8, 2010