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Consumers Flood CFPB With Comments Opposing Proposed Rule

More than 3,000 comments opposing the proposed debt collection rule were published yesterday, filed by consumers who voiced their concerns and dislike for the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s proposal, while not necessarily getting into specifics and containing some rhetoric that even the director of the CFPB has sought to quash. …

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Profits Up at Encore Capital Group

Encore Capital Group reported net income of $36.8 million for the second quarter of 2019, up from $26.9 million in the same period a year ago, with the release of the company’s quarterly financials. During the second quarter, the company purchased $243 million in portfolios, $180 million of which was …

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