Dear Debt Collectors: Using This Envelope Will Only Get You In Trouble With The FTC

Gee, we can’t imagine why debt collectors get a bad name? As a reminder, CA passed two laws protecting consumers from illegal debt collection- you can read them in our previous post: “TWO LAWS SIGNED BY GOVERNOR BROWN WILL HELP CONSUMERS IN CALIFORNIA FACING ILLEGAL DEBT COLLECTION PRACTICES”

Consumerist

Remember that rundown of debt-collection practices that violate federal law? Here’s one to add to the list: When sending debt collection notices to consumers, don’t use an envelope that depicts a man being turned upside-down and having his pockets emptied.

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