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Mass. AG Reaches $12M Settlement With Collector

The Attorney General of Massachusetts yesterday announced a $12 million settlement with a debt collection company yesterday that was accused of a number of violations, such as collecting on debts without sufficient proof that the debts were valid, violating state law limiting the number of calls that could be made …

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Collector Settles With Mass. AG, Pays $2.25M Fine

The Attorney General of Massachusetts has reached a settlement with a debt collection that will see the collector pay $2.25 million and agree to change its business practices after it was accused of violating the state’s law on call frequency, collecting on time-barred debts without disclosing that the debts were …

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Mass. AG Levies $1M Fine Against Debt Settlement Company

The Attorney General of Massachusetts has announced a consent order with a debt settlement company that will pay $1 million to settle claims it took advantage of consumers by charging them “significant” fees for negotiating settlements with creditors and enrolling consumers in “unaffordable” programs that left consumers “in worse financial …

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