A U.S. judge has ruled a payday lending operation affiliated with a Native American tribe is liable for engaging in deceptive practices and violating federal law by failing to disclose loan terms, a victory for the Federal Trade Commission. U.S. District Judge Gloria Navarro in Las Vegas ruled on Wednesday that as a matter… Read More

The follwing is an article from Inside ARM, a collection industry publication, that is of interest to consumers.   FTC’s Recent Enforcement Action Sets New Debt Collection Standards Donald Maurice June 2, 2014 Big Penalty, Restitution, RestrictionsAuto lenders are in the cross-hairs of federal regulators. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau recently announced it is drafting a larger nonbank participant… Read More

You’ve received a warrant by fax or email saying a federal law enforcement officer or an attorney for the government wants to arrest you. Charges may be for money laundering or bank fraud, or missed jury duty. To avoid arrest, the warrant says, send money. It’s a scam. The warrants may display a bogus logo… Read More

Please contact us if you are being sued / dunned by Indiana collection attorney Julianna Robertson.  … Read More

Question:  Can I send a creditor a check for less than the full balance marked “cashing this check releases all claims against and is  payment in full”? Answer:  If there is a good faith dispute between you and the creditor concerning liability or the amount due, and if you clearly make a good faith offer… Read More

Please contact us if you are in Illinois and are being dunned or sued by Cavalry Portfolio Services, any Cavalry SPV entity, or Cavalry Investments.… Read More

Please contact us if you are being sued or dunned by debt buyer  LVNV Funding  in Illinois.… Read More