There was a time when consumers in America were essentially helpless when it came to dishonest business practices and defective products.
It was only in the last 40-50 years that we’ve seen the advent of laws like the Fair Credit Reporting Act, Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, the Truth in Lending Act and the Telephone Consumer Protection Act which give a legal voice against the banks and credit bureaus that have the ability to negatively impact a consumer’s credit profile.
And although these laws are designed to help consumers, they aren’t always followed or enforced. That’s where a consumer law attorney can help.
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