Are Debt Collectors Harassing You?

Overdue

With all the miles spent on the road, it’s easy to forget to pay a bill.  Debt collectors have gone to some crazy lengths to collect money– some even use illegal practices.

According to ABC News, “The Federal Trade Commission received a record number of complaints about debt collectors last year — nearly 181,000. second only to complaints about identity theft.”

Laws governing debt and debt collection vary from state to state.  Many states have a statute of limitations on collections, but by starting to pay back debt or simply saying the wrong thing, can reset the clock on your old debt.

Read about some of the crazy things debt collectors have done and how one man fought back and won.