Category Archives: equifax

Workplace Collections-Be Careful!

EZCORP, an Austin, TX, payday lender, engaged in improper conduct the course of workplace collections activities. The punishments for this were severe, including penalties and the eradication of the company’s entire loan portfolio!

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Intelius Introduces New “Opt-Out” Procedure

It seems Intelius was flooded with faxes.

They are offering an online way to opt-out of their database.

You can find the details here.

Do this now-Intelius, which is not always that accurate, is one of the preferred tools of collection agencies!

 

How To Get “Out” of Intelius and ZabaSearch

There is updated information here.

They make a good point, do this often to make sure your information stays “suppressed”-an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure!!

Debt Validation Letter?

If you are contacted by a collection agency, you need to respond with a debt validation letter. This link gives you an example that has worked!