Financial Challenges Bring Debt Collection Abuses

Financial challenges brought on by unemployment and a struggling economy have exposed many Arizonans to abuses by debt collectors and debt collection agencies. The Fair Debt Collection Practices Act was enacted to control debt collection practices that Congress believed were responsible for personal bankruptcy and unwarranted turmoil in the personal lives of consumers.   Stopping [...]

By |2014-08-18T23:32:15+00:00August 18th, 2014|Bankruptcy in Arizona, Personal Bankruptcy|0 Comments

Medical Debt Collector Faces Scrutiny For Illegal Tactics

As Arizona residents rush into the emergency room for medical treatment, making an immediate payment for their treatment is probably the last thing on their mind. However, reports indicate that Accretive Health, a medical debt collection agency, has been forcing patients with outstanding debts to make payments in order to receive care.   In 2012, [...]

By |2014-03-04T04:53:31+00:00March 4th, 2014|Medical Debts, Personal Bankruptcy|0 Comments