What Other Things Can't A Creditor Do?
- Threaten the use of violence or other criminal means to harm a person, his property or reputation;
- Use of obscene or profane language or language the natural consequence of which is to abuse the hearer or reader;
- The publication of a list of consumers who refuse to pay debts, except to a consumer credit reporting agency;
- The advertisement for sale of any debt to coerce payment of the debt;
- Causing a telephone to ring or engaging in telephone conversation repeatedly or continuously with intent to annoy, abuse, or harass.
The information on this page is meant to provide a general overview of the law. The laws in your state and/or city may deviate significantly from those described here. If you have specific questions related to your situation you should speak with a local attorney.
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