March

Blog Posts in March, 2017

  • Debt Collection Harassment: How to Protect Yourself

    As debt has become a profitable business, debt collection agencies have sprouted and thrived throughout the country. Unfortunately, these agencies and the debt collectors they employ can become overly aggressive in their efforts to collect money from ...
  • The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) released an Outline of Proposed Rules regarding debt collection within a 117-page document, some of which addresses voice messages and frequency of contact, which have been a hotly debated topic for ...
  • Kevin DeOliveira-Longinetti was an honors student and talented athlete when he enrolled at the University of Vermont in 2009. According to CBS News, his goal was to become a doctor. But in January 2015, Kevin was found dead in his Burlington ...
  • Case Law Update: Adams v. Fifth Third Bank

    A federal case from the U.S. District Court, Western District of Kentucky recently focused on a complaint filed by two plaintiffs who executed a note and mortgage with Fifth Third Bank. According to the original complaint, the mortgage lender filed a ...
  • 7 Ways You Can Sue a Debt Collector

    Most people want to pay off their debt; however, unfortunate circumstances in life can make it an extremely difficult task. On many occasions, a debt collector will work with those in debt and resolve the issue. However, not every debt collector ...