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Welcome to the Protecting Consumer Rights Blog...

You have rights when a debt collector is pursuing you. SmithMarco, P.C., has over 30 years of combined experience practicing law protecting the rights of consumers around the country.

Contact us for a free case review to determine if your Fair Debt Collection Practices Act rights were violated. 

Preparing for Changes from CFPB

The CFBP announced new expectations for collections agencies to reduce and prevent conduct that may be harmful to consumers.    Read More...

Credit Data

What information appears on your credit report?Read More...

Should You or Shouldn't You: Making Payment on an Old Debt

You have an old debt.  Before deciding whether or not to pay it, first find out how old this debt is and when you last made a payment.Read More...

Important Facts About Pre-Approved Credit Card Offers

What are pre-approved credit cards?Read More...