October 2012 Archives

CFPB Will Investigate Large Debt Collection Agencies

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) recently announced that it will begin to supervise large debt collection agencies on January 2, 2013. This is the first time that the federal government has agreed to do on-site investigations of debt collection agencies.

Unemployment Up in Minnesota, Still Ahead of the Nation

A slight increase in Minnesota's unemployment rate in August triggered worries among many Minnesotans that the state may be losing traction in its economic recovery. The state had been making great strides to crawl out of the Great Recession.

Minnesota Debt Collector Sued for Garnishing Veteran's Disability Pay

Summons, judgments and garnishments are scary for everyone. Once creditors have obtained a judgment against a person, they frequently follow with a wage garnishment or an attempt to levy holdings in a bank account. As soon as a person receives a summons, they should contact an experienced and efficient Minneapolis bankruptcy attorney to get relief, if they haven't done so already.

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