The Fair Debt Collection Practices Act – Explained

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Enhancements are coming to the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act before the end of 2021. Before we review the changes, we take a look at the set of laws that date back to 1977, which establish certain requirements and restrictions on debt collectors. We look at provisions in the Act and remedies for consumers.

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1:34 Remedies
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Dispute by mail: P.O. Box 2000, Chester, PA 19016-2000Dispute by phone: 1 (800) 916-8800

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