Bill collectors hunting debtors down on social media

The days of debt collectors persistently calling your phone nagging about unpaid fees may be over. With landline phones being a thing of the past and social media and texting being the newest ways to communicate, debt collectors are using alternative means to contact you, your friends and your family, even if those means are […]

Blacks more likely to be harassed by debt collectors than whites

Despite the fact that African Americans are no more likely to be tardy on payments, a new survey suggests convincingly that black debt holders are much more likely than whites to be called by debt collectors, this despite the fact that both groups have relatively equal levels of debt and repayment rates. Blacks were not any […]