Tag Archives: Fair Debt Collection Practices Act

New bill targets paid-off medical debt

Kelly Dilworth

Lingering medical bills may not haunt your credit reports for long if a bipartisan group of lawmakers get their way. For the seventh year in a row, lawmakers in both the House of Representatives and the Senate are pushing legislation…
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Roundup: Ready for retirement?

Emily Crone

Emily discusses the way the economy is affecting retirement for Americans and lists some of the best credit card-related posts from the blogosphere this week.
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Phone line makes me popular with debt collectors

Jeremy Simon

After getting my landline installed, I found another “benefit” that I hadn’t expected — becoming popular with debt collectors.
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