Bellevue WA â€“ You would be shocked ad how many times I have seen debt collectors use illegal debt collection techniques to collect on unpaid bills or credit cards.
For example, there are Federal Laws that regulate what a debt collector can do or say. They arenâ€™t allowed to threaten to sue you, but then not follow through and actually file suit.
To get around this rule, they will use language that sounds legal, but isnâ€™t.
In one situation, a debt collector in Buffalo, New York named their firm Hoffman, Weinberg & Oâ€™Brien to make it sound like they were a law firm.
They would then leave a message every couple of days on a personâ€™s phone. ClickÂ HEREÂ to continue reading.