Advance Bureau of Collections Phone Harassment?
Is Advance Bureau of Collections (ABC) calling you? Stop Advance Bureau of Collections phone harassment. Do they threaten to take legal action or garnish your wages? Are they calling you at all hours or several times a day? Are they telling your family and neighbors that you owe a debt? If so what they are doing is illegal and needs to stop. You have the legal right to stop ABC phone harassment. If a collection agency violates the FDCPA, you may be eligible to receive up to $1000.00 in statutory damages, along with covering your attorney fees.
Is Advance Bureau of Collections a Scam?
According to the Better Business Bureau website, Advance Bureau of Collections has been in business for 77 years. There have been 2 complaints filed against ABC with the BBB in the past 3 years.
Advance Bureau of Collections Better Business Bureau
Who is Advance Bureau of Collections?
Advance Bureau of Collections is third party debt collector located in Macon, Georgia. They have been a party to over 170 federal cases based on their issuance of credit and collection of debts incurred on their credit cards. A recent Federal Court cases alleges that Advance Bureau of Collections used illegal and harassing communication tactics to attempt to coerce a payment from the harassed consumer.
Address: 135 Lamar Street
Macon, GA 31204
Phone: (478) 742-7581
Advance Bureau of Collections Collection Tactics
If Advance Bureau of Collections engages in any of the following tactics, you may have a case:
Using profanity or abusive language
Calling you before 8:00 a.m. or after 9:00 p.m.
Calling you multiple times per week
Talking to others about your debt
Calling your workplace
Threatening to sue you, harm you, or destroy your credit
Telling you or anyone else that you’ve committed a crime
Calling repeatedly for the wrong person
Failing to notify you of your right to dispute the debt
Trying to collect more than legally allowed
Advance Bureau of Collections Phone Numbers
Are you receiving any harassing phone calls from any of the following numbers?
478-742-7581, 478-743-4643, 478-742-2500, 478-742-8611, (478) 742-7581, (478) 743-4643, (478) 742-2500, (478) 742-8611, 4787427581, 4787434643, 4787422500, 4787428611
If the answer is yes, then you are receiving calls from a known ABC number. You may be a victim of ABC phone harassment. The list above is not all the numbers that ABC uses. The calls can be from a different number and it still be Advance Bureau of Collections calling you. Contact our office right away so we can start the process to stop ABC from calling you illegally. Above all, no one should live with harassment!
Is ABC a scam?
No, Advance Bureau of Collections has been in business for 77 years.
Can Advance Bureau of Collections garnish my wages?
Yes, ABC can garnish your wages on a Federal Student loan or if they obtain a judgment from the courts.
Can ABC sue me?
Yes, ABC can sue you so long as the debt is within the statute of limitations
Can ABC report my debt to the collections bureaus?
Yes, Debt collectors are allowed to place the collection account on your credit report
Can ABC 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 Advance Bureau of Collections in the past year and can be found on Pacer.org.
5:11-cv-00425-CAR Johnson v. Advance Bureau of Collections
5:15-cv-00016-MTT Jones v. Advance Bureau of Collections
5:18-cv-00119-MTT Whipple v. Advance Bureau of Collections
5:18-cv-00233-TES Waterson v. Advance Bureau of Collections
1:17-cv-04835-MHC Mains v. Advance Bureau of Collections
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. Rather than suffer alone, contact our office to begin the process to stop the Advance Bureau of Collections harassment. Our office has been assisting consumers since 2010. We have an A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau.
Consumer Rights Law Firm Better Business Bureau
If you are interested in learning more about how to safeguard yourself and prevent harassment from Advance Bureau of Collections call us at (877)700-5790 for immediate assistance or visit our website at www.consumerlawfirmcenter.com
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Check out the links below for more information:
Georgia Attorney General
Free assistance to stop Advance Bureau of Collections debt collection harassment. Please call us now at 877-700-5790. Stop the Calls!