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State Debt Collection Laws and Publications | Privacy Rights ...


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 ...

State Fair Debt Collection Laws | Nolo.com - Nolo.com


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 ...

Collection Laws by State, FDCPA - Commercial Collection Agency


Directs user to websites describing debt collection laws for each state. Federal Debt Collections Practices Act (FDCPA)

Debt Collection | Consumer Information - Federal Trade Commission


This includes collection agencies, lawyers who collect debts on a regular basis, ... No matter how they communicate with you, it's against the law for a debt collector to ... the contract that created your debt – or your state law – allows the charge; ...

Debt Collection | State of California - Department of Justice - Kamala ...


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 ...

Are there laws that limit what debt collectors can say or do ...


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 ...

Consumer Protection - Debt Collection - Texas Attorney General


State law prohibits the use of harassment and abusive collection tactics. ... The federal Fair Debt Collection Practices Act applies only to collectors working for ...

Debt Collection | Issues | NCLC - National Consumer Law Center


Federal and many states' laws require that financially distressed consumers not ... NCLC/Consumers Union model state law for debt settlement, January 2011 ...

Statute Of Limitations - On Debt, By State | Bankrate.com


State law doesn't specify the limitations on open accounts. ... If the SOL has passed and the debt is sold to another collection agency, does the SOL start over  ...

Consumer Protection - Debt Collection - Oregon Department of Justice


If debt collectors are calling you, you have certain protections under both the federal Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, and a nearly identical state law.

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ACA's Guide to State Collection Laws & Practices - ACA International


Enjoy a years access to the electronic version of ACAs Guide to State Collection Laws & Practices, which is updated monthly.

State Laws: Debt Collection Practices Acts - Fair Debt Collection


Aug 27, 2012 ... Home » State Laws: State Fair Debt Collection Practices Acts and Other Consumer Credit Protection Laws, Rules, Civil Codes and State ...

Fair Debt Collection Practices Act | Federal Trade Commission


Relation to State laws §817. Exemption for State regulation §818. Exception for certain bad check enforcement programs operated by private entities §819.