Monthly Archives: February 2014


Judson’s Guide to Debt Collection Rights, Part III: Privacy and Disclosure of Personal Financial Information – Alabama Consumer Credit Attorney Judson E Crump

The Third Right: Privacy of your Personal Information The third right you have against bad debt collectors is privacy.  Debt collectors are not allowed to use your personal information however they please.  Simply put, they must keep your financial information a secret between you and them.  They are only allowed to […]


Judson’s Guide to Debt Collection Rights, Part II: Debt Collectors Cannot Lie to You – Alabama Consumer Credit Attorney Judson E Crump 5

The Second Right: Honesty The second right you have when dealing with debt collectors is to hear the truth.  And nothing else.  This right is enshrined in 15 U.S.C. Sec. 1692e, which says “A debt collector may not use any false, deceptive, or misleading representation or means in connection with […]


Judson’s Guide to Debt Collection Rights, Part I: What Makes a Collection Call Illegal? – Alabama Consumer Credit Attorney Judson E Crump 2

If you are being bothered by debt collectors, there is one very important thing you must know: YOU HAVE RIGHTS.  If yours have been violated, call the law office of Judson E. Crump at 251.272.9148. What sort of rights, specifically?  Basically, you have four rights when dealing with debt collectors: 1) […]