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Blog Posts in May, 2020

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  • Specialized Loan Servicing --  CFPB order
    Specialized Loan Servicing -- CFPB order

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 11, 2020 MEDIA CONTACT: Office of Communications Tel: (202) 435-7170 CONSUMER FINANCIAL PROTECTION BUREAU SETTLES WITH SPECIALIZED LOAN SERVICING, LLC WASHINGTON, D.C. — ...

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  • Warning to small businesses applying for COVID-19 loans
    Warning to small businesses applying for COVID-19 loans

    It has been reported that online lenders who have not been authorized to participate in the SBA emergency loan program are soliciting applications from small businesses. If you are applying for an ...

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  • COVID-19 and shakeup in the debt collection industry
    COVID-19 and shakeup in the debt collection industry

    One of the larger collection agencies in the United States, Diversified Consultants, Inc., informed its employees that it will shut down permanently by April 30, 2020. Other collection agencies may ...

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  • COVID-19 and refunds
    COVID-19 and refunds

    Please contact us if you have been unable to receive a product or service as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic and have not been able to obtain a refund. For example, if you purchased a seasons' ...

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  • Merchants & Medical Credit Corporation, Inc.
    Merchants & Medical Credit Corporation, Inc.

    Please contact us if Merchants & Medical Credit Corporation, Inc. is trying to collect money from you, or has so attempted within the last year. We can help you both defend claims against you and ...

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  • Potential claims:  Kay Jewelers, Jared The Galleria of Jewelry, JB Robinson Jewelers, and others
    Potential claims: Kay Jewelers, Jared The Galleria of Jewelry, JB Robinson Jewelers, and others

    The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has announced a settlement of enforcement actions against Sterling Jewelers, which does business as Kay Jewelers, Jared The Galleria of Jewelry, JB Robinson ...

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