An Outline of the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act

The Fair Debt Collection Practices Act was enforced in 1978 as part of the Consumer Credit Protection Act. The mission of the FDCPA is to protect consumers against abusive debt collection as well as provide consumers with fair debt collection processes. There are many enforced regulations as well as practices that are ruled against. The Federal Trade Commission states that there are rules to be followed for those who are locating information about the consumer. Acquisition of location information Read more [...]