Ad Astra Recovery Services Debt Collection Harassment?

Ad Astra Recovery Services Debt Collection Harassment?

Are you tired of Ad Astra Recovery Services Debt Collection Harassment? Is Ad Astra Recovery Services constantly calling and harassing you? Does your phone ring every day, several times per day, because they are calling you to demand payment? Are they threatening you with legal action or using abusive or profane language when speaking with you on the phone? If so, that is not part of the Ad Astra Recovery Services debt collection process and it is illegal.
Some collectors sometimes go as far as threatening consumers. If you’re experiencing this, your legal rights are being violated and you need to stop the harassment.

The Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, also known as the FDCPA, protects consumers’ rights in the context of debt collection. In other words, agencies who collect debt like  Ad Astra Recovery Services debt collection services must adhere to a certain set of rules when they are pursuing consumers who owe money. If a collector violates the FDCPA, you can sue the collector in court. The law allows consumers who have been victims of harassment from debt collectors to get the calls to stop in addition to recover statutory damages of up to $1,000, plus attorney fees and court costs.

Third-party Debt Collection Agencies

Debt collection is an activity that involves procedures of retrieving payment for funds owed by individuals to debt agencies and original lenders.

In order to adhere to legal procedures involved in retrieving debt owed, Debt Collection Agencies like Ad Astra Recovery Services are set up to function as a legal entity responsible for all matters regarding debt collection.

Some of these debt collection agencies function as agents of creditors and they collect debts for a fee or often a percentage of the sum of money owed.

A Debt Collection Agency is a company utilized by creditors in a bid to recover monies that are owed. There are different type of Debt Collection Agencies which carry out distinct functions from their counterparts.

Third-party agencies are charged with the collection of debts and they are termed such because they are relatively new to the original contract. They are third parties introduced into the interaction between the creditor and the debtor. This agency takes a percentage of the debts collected often known as a “pot fee”.

Is Ad Astra Recovery Services a scam?

According to the Better Business Bureau website, Ad Astra Recovery Services has been in business since 2007. There have been 436 customer complaints filed against the company with the BBB. Read more about it here: Ad Astra Recovery Services Better Business Bureau

Who is Ad Astra Recovery Services? 

Ad Astra Recovery Services is a third-party debt collector located in Wichita, Kansas.

Address: 7330 W 33rd St N # 118
Wichita, KS 67205-9370
Phone: (866) 398-2089

Ad Astra Recovery Services Debt Collection Harassment Tactics

If Ad Astra Recovery Services debt collection involves any of the following tactics, you may have a case:

  • Calls before 8:00 a.m. or after 9:00 p.m. or at any time or that they are given notice that it is inconvenient to call. That will be counted as Ad Astra Recovery Services phone harassment.
  • Talking to others about your debt
  • Call the consumer’s place of employment if they have been advised that calls cannot be accepted at work.
  • Use any profane language or any language that is harassing and abusive. This is another form of Ad Astra Recovery Services phone harassment. 
  • Engage in any conduct, the natural consequence of which is to harass, abuse, or oppress.
  • Make any misrepresentations of fact, such as how much is owed, or certain actions they may take to force payment
  • Threaten arrest or criminal prosecution
  • Send false information to the credit bureaus
  • Cause a telephone to ring an unreasonable amount of times

Ad Astra Recovery Services Phone Numbers            

Are you receiving any harassing phone calls from any of these numbers?

866-398-2089, 316-7741-8880, 1-866-398 2089

If so, you may be a victim of Ad Astra Recovery Services debt collection harassment. The list above is not all the numbers that Ad Astra Recovery Services uses. Also, calls can be from different numbers and it still be Ad Astra Recovery Services calling you.  Contact our office right away so we can start the process to stop Ad Astra Recovery Services from calling you illegally.

Common Questions:

Is Ad Astra Recovery Services a scam? No, Ad Astra Recovery Services has been in business since 2007.

Can Ad Astra Recovery Services seize my property? Ad Astra Recovery Services can’t seize your property, but there are some exceptions. If the debt was tied to the property the collector may be able to repossess it. Or, if the collector has sued and obtain a judgment against you, the debt collector may be able to take certain property as permitted by the court.

Can Ad Astra Recovery Services sue me? Yes, Ad Astra Recovery Services can sue you so long as the debt is within the statute of limitations.

Can Ad Astra Recovery Services report my debt to the collections bureaus? Yes, Debt collectors are allowed to place the collection account on your credit report

Can Ad Astra Recovery Services arrest me? Debt collectors don’t have the authority to have you arrested for a debt. However, if you violate a court order, e.g. an order to appear in court, the judge can issue a warrant for your arrest. Depending on the laws in your state, you may be arrested for certain debts like unpaid child support or traffic tickets.

The following is a sample list of complaints filed against Ad Astra Recovery Services and can be found on Pacer.org.

1:19-cv-01208 Fousias v. Ad Astra Recovery Services, Inc.

1:19-cv-00112-DDD-JPM Arterberry v. Ad Astra Recovery Services Inc

1:18-cv-02079-LPS Madril v. Ad Astra Recovery Services, Inc. et al

2:18-cv-02768-JTF-tmp Cowley v. AD Astra Recovery Services, Inc.

2:18-cv-02767 Cowley v. AD Astra Recovery Services, Inc.

CONSUMER RIGHTS LAW FIRM, PLLC

Consumer Rights Law Firm, PLLC is a law firm that specializes in helping clients who are facing harassment from debt collectors in any form, including telephone communication. Contact a legal professional to stop Ad Astra Recovery Services debt collection harassment; Our office has been assisting consumers since 2010. We have an A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau.

If you are interested in learning more about how to safeguard yourself and prevent  Ad Astra Recovery Services debt collection harassment, call us at (877)700-5790 for immediate assistance or visit our website at www.consumerlawfirmcenter.com.

Check out the links below for more information:

https://www.consumer.ftc.gov/articles/debt-collection-faqs

Kansas Attorney General 

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

 

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