Central Research Inc. Phone Harassment?

Central Research Inc. Phone Harassment?

Is Central Research Inc. (CRI) calling you? Stop Central Research Inc. 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 CRI 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 Central Research Inc. a Scam?

According to the Better Business Bureau website, Central Research Inc. has been in business for 12 years. There have been 13 complaints filed against CRI with the BBB.

Central Research Inc Better Business Bureau

Who is Central Research Inc.?

Central Research Inc. is third party debt collector located in Lowell, Arkansas. CRI has been sued in Federal Court several times. They have been accused of violating consumer’s rights and illegal and harassing communication tactics to attempt to coerce a payment from the harassed consumer.

Address: 122 N Bloomington St STE I

Lowell, AR 72745-9632

Phone: (479) 419-5456


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Central Research Inc. Collection Tactics

If Central Research Inc. 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

Central Research Inc Phone Numbers

Are you receiving any harassing phone calls from any of the following numbers?

479-419-5456, 479- 419-4356, (479) 419-5456, (479) 419-4356, 479-419-5456, 479-419-4356

If the answer is yes, then you are receiving calls from a known CRI number. You may be a victim of CRI phone harassment.  The list above is not all the numbers that CRI uses. The calls can be from a different number and it still be Central Research Inc calling you.  Contact our office right away so we can start the process to stop CRI from calling you illegally. Above all, no one should live with harassment!

Common Questions

Is CRI a scam? No, Central Research Inc has been in business for 12 years.

Can Central Research Inc garnish my wages? Yes, CRI can garnish your wages on a Federal Student loan or if they obtain a judgment from the courts.

Can CRI sue me? Yes, CRI can sue you so long as the debt is within the statute of limitations

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

Can CRI 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 Central Research Inc in the past year and can be found on Pacer.org.

1:18-cv-01308 Medrano v. Central Research, Inc.

3:17-cv-00741-MAS-TJB Brown v. Central Research, Inc.

3:17-cv-01281-FLW-TJB McGee v. Central Research, Inc.

6:19-cv-06359-DGL Farash v. Central Research, Inc.

About Us

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 Central Research Inc. harassment. Our office has been assisting consumers since 2010. We have an A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau.

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If you are interested in learning more about how to safeguard yourself and prevent harassment from Central Research Inc. call us at (877)700-5790 for immediate assistance or visit our website at www.consumerlawfirmcenter.com

Success Stories

“I would highly recommend the Consumer Rights Law Firm to anybody that has been harassed! They were very professional and straightforward about my rights”.

“I had the pleasure of dealing with Consumer Rights Law Firm PLLC on 2 different occasions the staff were very courteous and helpful and they were familiar with the Collection Agency’s in question and the harassment calls stop, I was even compensated. I would recommend this company to anyone going thru this type of harassment a very satisfied customer”.

“Because of a lie from a third party debt collector that threatened me financially I nearly made the mistake of paying the debt collector money I couldn’t afford. The people here were friendly, knowledgeable and settled my case quickly. THANK YOU SO MUCH!!”

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