It is important that residents throughout Pennsylvania and New Jersey are protected from unfair or illegal debt collection practices. The attorneys at the Weitz Firm have a thorough knowledge of the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA), and we are ready to help. Our Philadelphia debt collection attorneys will investigate your claims and help ensure that you can return to a harassment-free life and recover any compensation you may be entitled to.
The Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) prohibits debt collection abuse, deception, and unfair collection practices. The FDCPA sets the boundaries debt collectors must operate in and provides consumers with legal recourse when debt collectors fail to abide by the rules.
In broadest terms, the FDCPA prohibits harassing, deceptive, and unconscionable debt collection practices. Below are some common examples of debt collection practices and debt collector communications the FDCPA prohibits:
If you or somebody you care about has been the victim of illegal or unfair debt collection practices in Pennsylvania or New Jersey, turn to the Weitz Firm today. Our attorneys have extensive experience handling these claims, and we are ready to get to work on your behalf. If your lawsuit prevails, the FDCPA permits the recovery of attorneys’ fees for your case, so you will not have to worry about any out-of-pocket costs for your case. When you need a Philadelphia debt collection attorney, you can contact us for a free consultation of your case by clicking here or calling 267-587-6240.