Major changes take effect in 2019.
Federal law protects consumers against abusive debt collectors.
Complex legal issues can arise concerning the statute of limitations.
A federal lawsuit will now go forward to consider whether the company's people profiles violate federal law.
Unfortunately, it means we need to be ever more vigilant in monitoring for fraudulent use of our accounts and of our identities.
The National Consumer Assistance Plan will improve the quality of the data used by credit bureaus to calculate credit scores of consumers.
Federal and state laws provide legal remedies for fraudulent activity based on your wrongfully used information.
Divorce is one of the leading causes of bankruptcy, but there are ways to avoid the financial turmoil.
Federal law heavily regulates the use of background checks in employment as well as in credit or insurance applications.
In any serious credit card debt dispute, it is wise to talk to an attorney before taking action.