Questions & Answers

Questions & Answers

What makes a debt collector take legal action? It is actually a scoring process, just as the Fair Isaac Corporation (FICO) score for credit reports to assume the likelihood of a consumer being late. Back in the 80s and early 90s, FICO scoring was used to score the...
Proposed FDCPA Changes

Proposed FDCPA Changes

What does the FDCPA do? FDCPA, Fair Debt Collection Practices Art was initially enacted in 1978. The basic function of FDCPA is to protect consumers from unprofessional, unethical and illegal behavior from debt collectors. It applies to third party debt collectors,...