Tag Archives: debt collection abuse

Video: Examples of Misrepresentation by Debt Collectors

April 01, 2017  |   Posted by :   |   Consumer Protection, Debt Defense   |   0 Comments

In this video, we discuss some examples of how debt collectors use illegal methods of misrepresentation in their attempts to collect on a debt. Reach out to an experienced New York debt defense attorney at the Bromberg Law Office to protect your rights and hold abusive debt collectors accountable for their law-breaking tactics. Call 212-248-7906 […]

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Don’t Live In Fear Of Your Debt Collectors

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

In this short animated video, we discuss all the reasons why you don’t have to be afraid of your debt collectors. You have rights and here at the Bromberg Law Office, P.C. we will fight for those rights. If you have been harassed or abused by a debt collector or debt collection company call us […]

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You Don’t Have To Be Afraid Of Your Debt Collectors

July 06, 2016  |   Posted by :   |   Consumer Protection, Debt Defense   |   0 Comments

Many people have debts that have gotten out of hand and have gotten away from them. When these debts become overdue, creditors often hire a debt collection agency, or sell their overdue debts to a debt collector. The debt collector then begins the process of trying to collect on the debt from the debtor. Debt […]

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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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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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Understanding Debt Collection Abuse And How To Defend Your Consumer Rights In New York

July 16, 2015  |   Posted by :   |   Consumer Protection, Debt Defense   |   0 Comments

Both consumers and creditors have legal responsibilities. Creditors, in the process of collecting a debt over time, have a responsibility to comply with the many regulations concerning debt collection abuse.  These regulations pertain to the manner of collection, and disclosures of debt-related information to consumers.  As a consumer, you have rights.  If those rights are violated, […]

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The Do-Not-Call List and the TCPA are Wonderful Things for Consumers

June 22, 2015  |   Posted by :   |   Consumer Protection   |   0 Comments

For those who hate getting unsolicited telemarketing calls, the Do-Not-Call Registry and the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) are great tools that protect consumers from unwanted telemarketers.  Both can cut down significantly on the number of telemarketing calls that consumers receive to either residential landlines or cell phones.   Do Not Call Registry Several years […]

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Unfair Debt Collections Under Bankruptcy Law

June 19, 2015  |   Posted by :   |   Consumer Protection   |   0 Comments

If you have forgotten to make a credit card payment either because you lost the bill or it just slipped your mind in the course of your busy life, you likely have received a call from a customer-service representative from the credit-card company or a collection agency demanding payment.   These collection calls are frequently […]

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Unfair Debt Collection Practices: Both Common and Illegal

March 02, 2015  |   Posted by :   |   Consumer Protection   |   0 Comments

People fall behind on their bills. This is a fact of life, and it does not make someone a bad person. Wages are stagnant and good jobs are hard to find, while the cost of everything is seemingly always on the rise. Most people want to pay their debts, but if any unexpected expenses come […]

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