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Medical Debt Relief

Medical Debt Relief

Across the United States, millions struggle with medically-related expenses and find themselves in debt. Healthcare costs are comparatively higher today than they were the last 50 years and the price of health insurance is increasingly rising with larger premiums and fees paid “out-of-pocket”. Georgia Watch, a non-profit entity that functions as a consumer advocate, said …

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Debt Consolidation vs Bankruptcy

Debt Consolidation vs Bankruptcy

According to a recent report from WSAV NBC News in Savannah, the amount of credit card debt among U.S. consumers has now reached approximately $1 trillion. Data from CNBC goes further too also include debt stemming from mortgages, student loans, and vehicle loans, which roughly totals $13.15 trillion. This is the fifth year in a row that household debt has …

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Foreign Fake Debt Collectors Target U.S. Consumers

Real debt collectors are bad enough.  They ring your phone all day and most are extremely unpleasant to deal with.  Now we find out that there are fake debt collectors who are trying to squeeze victims out of their hard earned money. The Wall Street Journal recently reported that United States Federal authorities have cracked …

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Asset Acceptance Gets Slapped With a 2.5 Million Dollar Fine By The FTC

Asset Acceptance was recently fined $2.5 million dollars because of their collection practices (click here to read an article in Business Week about this topic).  To the normal person, $2.5 million dollars is a tremendous amount of money but to a company that takes in over $100 million per year, this is just a small …

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