Monthly Archives: October 2011

A Successul “Opt Out” From INTELIUS!

Go here for the details-confirmation and how to do it.

You need to do this NOW as Intelius is a preferred tool of collection agencies and other invaders of your privacy.

Remove Your Listing From Intelius and Zabasearch

Intelius and Zabasearch are among the leading “skip tracing” databases used by collection agencies.

Here’s some good news-for the cost of a fax (and there are free ways to send them!) you can remove yourself from these databases.

Updated information on how to do it is available here.

 

Did (800) 562-6420 Call You?

These calls come from Bank of America’s “pre legal department”-you can learn more about them here.

Many of these calls go to neighbors of alleged debtors, trying to get a message delivered. If you receive one of these calls, you are under no obligation whatsoever to comply with the Bank of America’s demand.

 

Rumson, Bolling & Associates: CLOSED DOWN By The FTC

The Federal Trade Commission has closed down collection agency Rumson, Bolling & Associates.

 

Debt Collectors: Take Their Phones Away From Them!

The phone is the “weapon of choice” of debt collectors. Many debt collectors break the law by failing to send written communications.

Many bill collectors use abusive language, make threats, and tell lies over the phone-these are all tactics to get you to pay money you may not even owe at all!

Even worse, many dishonest collection agencies will get you to agree to a one time payment, and then they will drain your bank account DRY.

What can you do?

Simple. Take the phone away from them.

How? Here’s one very clever idea that has worked for many people!