This addendum contains links to state-specific resources that provide an
overview of debt collection, citations of state debt collection laws, and web
addresses to ...
Collection agencies and bill collectors in all 50 states are governed by the federal
Fair Debt Collection Practices Act. The FDPA prohibits debt collectors from ...
This includes collection agencies, lawyers who collect debts on a regular basis,
and ... No matter how they communicate with you, it's against the law for a debt ....
in a state or federal court within one year from the date the law was violated.
Directs user to websites describing debt collection laws for each state. Federal
Debt Collections Practices Act (FDCPA)
This section offers a collection of state law summaries dealing with permissible
interest rates. Find your state's interest rate laws to determine the maximum rates,
Answer: There is a federal and some state laws that limit what debt collectors can
say and do. The Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA). The Fair Debt ...
State law prohibits the use of harassment and abusive collection tactics. ... The
federal Fair Debt Collection Practices Act applies only to collectors working for ...
Your Rights Under California's Fair Debt Collection Practices Act ... There is no
law that specifically limits the number of calls an agency may make to you, but ...
Generally, federal consumer protection laws regarding fair debt collection do not
apply in these situations, but the creditors are still required to comply with New ...
Debt Collection Practices The OCCC frequently receives questions and ... may
not collect any amount greater than your debt, unless your state law permits such