About.com is a great resource for information of all kind. Today I found “Top 9 Tips for [tag]Dealing With Debt Collectors[/tag] and [tag]Collection Agencies[/tag]”
1. Number one, knowing your rights!
2. Ask questions about the debt and the collection agency
3. Detailing your steps and interactions
Read the other 6 tips here.
The most important take away I from this list was don’t ignore the problem. It will not go away. [tag]Dealing with debt[/tag] collectors is hard. No doubt about that! Take it one step at a time and know your rights.