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updated 3/27/2009 8:40:49 PM ET 2009-03-28T00:40:49

  • Debt Collection FAQs: A Guide for Consumers | Facts
  • Read the Fair Debt Collections Practices Act (.pdf)
  • A Consumer Guide to Credit Cards (American Bankers Association)
  • Facts for Consumers with Debt (Federal Trade Commission)
  • Managing Your Debts: How to Regain Financial Health (Consumer Federation of America)
  • Support groups and where to turn to for more assistance:

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