Annoyed by debt collectors calling you for a debt that’s not even yours, stop them in their tracks.

stop being harassed by debt collectorsYou know the drill, you pick up your phone for the bazillionth time today only to hear from some obnoxous jerk looking to collect on a debt.  Except the debt they're trying to collect on is some random person you either know or don't even have a clue who they are.

Well here's a good article on how to get them to stop calling you. 

"Fortunately,the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act protects you from being contacted repeatedly by unethical debt collectors for an account that is not your own."

Note that there are other tips and tactics beyond what is discussed here, but we'll save those for another time.


About Anthony Candella

Anthony is the founder and Directing Attorney of and has been helping consumers just like you understand and improve your credit and financial situation since 2003.