Learn how to spot the warning signs of debt collection scams and ways to protect yourself.
Paying down your debt is possible when you know what
you owe and what you can do to repay it. Here are three steps to help you get out of debt.
Pagar su deuda es posible cuando usted conoce cuánto debe y sabe lo que tiene que hacer para cancelarla.
Break down your daily spending habits and identify areas where you can reduce your expenses.
Al revisar sus hábitos de gastos diarios, usted puede identificar dónde reducirlos o descubrir servicios que paga, que no usa y que podría eliminar.
Making and sticking to a budget is a key step towards getting a handle on your debt and planning for the future.
Hacer un presupuesto y luego mantenerse en él, es un paso clave para echarle mano a su deuda y planear para el futuro.
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Recursos para ayudarle a hacer un plan de ahorros
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Federal government agencies and federal employees will not ask you to send money to collect prizes. They also won’t call to threaten you with jail time or a lawsuit if you don’t pay a debt. Learn how to protect yourself from imposter scams.
Many people fall behind because they can’t afford to make monthly debt payments on top of their daily living expenses. You’re not alone. Here are some steps to help you get a handle on debt.
Servicemembers consistently report their issues with debt collection to us. These are some of their experiences.
When we take an enforcement action against a person or company for violating a consumer financial protection law, that person or company may have to compensate people for the harm they caused.
If you were one of the thousands of people who paid illegal upfront fees for debt settlement services to Morgan Drexen, you may be eligible to receive compensation.
When bills are piling up, it’s important to remember that you’re still in control. While you are ultimately responsible for paying all of your bills on time, there are things you can do if you fall short one month and don’t have enough money to cover everything.
Receiving a call from a debt collector can be stressful. Your first instinct may be to hide or ignore the situation and hope it goes away. But that can make things worse. We have resources to help you respond to debt collectors.
Arbitration clauses in consumer financial product and service contracts like credit cards and bank accounts prevent groups of people from taking companies to court for harms that affect many people. Our new rule will help the many people who are harmed together take action together.