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Some Debts Are Phantom Debts, And You Don’t Have to Pay

June 28, 2016  |   Posted by :   |   Consumer Protection, Debt Defense   |   0 Comments

Debt collectors are notorious for having bad manners and trying to take advantage of distressed consumers. But some debt collectors are so unscrupulous that they would even try to collect on debts that they know are unenforceable, not real or too old. When a debt collector tries to do this, it is referred to as […]

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Possible Debt Lawsuit Outcomes In New York

June 23, 2016  |   Posted by :   |   Consumer Protection, Debt Defense   |   0 Comments

When a person with an alleged outstanding consumer debt is sued by a creditor or debt collector in New York, the consumer, or party that is being sued, will have many questions about what will happen during the case. One of the most frequently asked questions debtors have is, “What can happen as the outcome […]

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Responding to A Debt Lawsuit: What Are Your Options?

June 09, 2016  |   Posted by :   |   Consumer Protection, Debt Defense   |   0 Comments

When you are being sued by a creditor, or debt collector, it can be confusing. What are you able to do?  What are your legal options? These questions can raise a lot of uncertainty, and many consumers feel out of their element when faced with legal action by a creditor or debt collector. In addition […]

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What Is A Debt Collector? What are a Debt Collector’s Rights And Obligations?

May 25, 2016  |   Posted by :   |   Consumer Protection, Debt Defense   |   0 Comments

Many New Yorkers find themselves in debt, and receiving phone calls from debt collectors. But few people understand what a debt collector is, and what rights and obligations a debt collector has when it comes to seeking repayment of outstanding debts. When it comes to debt and dealing with debt collectors, knowing what you are […]

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Video: Fixing Inaccurate Information On Your Credit Report

April 24, 2016  |   Posted by :   |   Consumer Protection, Debt Defense, Identity Theft   |   0 Comments

Inaccurate information on your credit report can prevent you from buying a house, a car o even renting an apartment. It is vital that you check your credit report and make sure that it is error free. If you find what you believe is a mistake you need to take action to have it removed […]

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Your Rights As A Debtor | NYC Debt Defense

March 24, 2016  |   Posted by :   |   Consumer Protection, Debt Defense   |   0 Comments

In this video blog NYC debt defense attorney, Brian Bromberg, discusses what rights you have as a debtor. If you are in debt and find yourself being harassed by debt collectors call the New York debt collection defense attorneys at the Bromberg Law Offices at 212-248-7906 Please like & share:

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Three Things That Debt Collectors Can Legally Do To Consumers

March 08, 2016  |   Posted by :   |   Consumer Protection, Debt Defense   |   0 Comments

Debt collectors have a bad reputation for harassing and abusing consumers, and this reputation was well earned as many debt collection agencies have gotten into serious legal trouble over the way that consumers have been treated. But there are certain things that debt collectors may do legally that could place consumers on edge or that […]

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How To Stop Debt Collectors From Harassing You | Debt Defense NYC

February 09, 2016  |   Posted by :   |   Consumer Protection, Debt Defense   |   0 Comments

In our latest video blog NY debt defense attorney Brian Bromberg discusses creditor harassment and what you can do to stop it. If you need legal representation against abusive debt collectors call us today. Please like & share:

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The Fair Debt Collection Practices Act Prohibits False or Misleading Representations By Debt Collectors

December 28, 2015  |   Posted by :   |   Consumer Protection, Debt Defense   |   0 Comments

The Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) makes unlawful false or misleading representations made by debt collectors.  The purpose of this article is to explain what false and misleading representations are, and inform consumers of their legal rights under the FDCPA.  If you have been the victim of false and misleading representations, contact an experienced […]

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Debt Collection Abuse and Harassment Is Prohibited By The Fair Debt Collection Practices Act

December 15, 2015  |   Posted by :   |   Consumer Protection, Debt Defense   |   0 Comments

The Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) protects consumers from abusive debt collection practices.  The scope of the act covers communications between debt collector and debtor, communications between debt collectors and third parties, harassment, false or misleading representations, and an array of unfair practices.  The disgraceful history of such abuse by debt collectors contributed to […]

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