Category Archives: debt validation

GC Services Problem? Complain To The FOUNDER!

You can find the contact details of the founder of GC Services here. Call him if you can’t get them to stop harassing you.

FTC Shuts Down Kirit Patel’s Indian Call Center SCAM!

Did you get annoying calls from India, claiming to be a government agency collecting a debt? Well, the FTC shut them down!

Client Services: Collecting “Withdrawn” Debts?

Watch out for collection agency, Client Services. It seems they purchased a debt from FIA Card Services, who had offered it by mistake. FIA Card services withdrew the debt, but Client Services kept trying to collect on it!

 

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!

Northstar Location Services Admits Lack of Debt Validation Data!

This article contains an interesting letter from Northstar Location Services.

In it, Northstar admits that they lack sufficient information to comply with the laws on debt validation!

Learn more about debt validation-and get a sample debt validation letter here!