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Credit Issues, Foreclosure and Bankruptcy

Written by Amy Smith. Posted in Domestic Violence and Law

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC), the nation’s
consumer protection agency, enforces the Fair Debt
Collection Practices Act (FDCPA), which prohibits debt
collectors from using abusive, unfair, or deceptive
practices to collect from you. For example, debt
collectors cannot contact you at work once they are
told not to, and cannot contact you before 8 am or
after 9 pm. There is more information about credit
issues, bankruptcy and foreclosure at

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC), the nation’s consumer protection agency, enforces the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA), which prohibits debt collectors from using abusive, unfair, or deceptive practices to collect from you. For example, debt collectors cannot contact you at work once they are told not to, and cannot contact you before 8 am orafter 9 pm. There is more information about credit issues, bankruptcy and foreclosure at www.nfcc.org or http://www.ftc.gov/bcp/edu/pubs/consumer/credit/cre18.shtm or http://www.ohiolegalservices.org/public/legal_problem/consumer-rights.