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Contacted By A Debt Collector? Proceed With Caution

Wednesday, May 22, 2013 - 9:26 AM
From the FDIC's Consumer News:
Consumers who fall behind on credit card payments or other bills sometimes hear from a debt collector. But people who don't even owe any money may find themselves contacted by a debt collector…or someone who falsely claims to be one. Here are key points to know.

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The article advises to be especially careful if contacted about a debt owed by a deceased relative.
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