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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. 

What to Do When Your Credit is Compromised

Under The Fair Credit Reporting Act (“FCRA”), when you are a victim of identity theft you have specific rights.  While recovering from a massive attack on your credit is a lengthy process, it is not an impossible feat if you follow the letter of the law and these five simple steps.Read More...

Home Depot is Sued for Conducting Non-Compliant Background Checks

Learn about the requirements for background checks.Read More...

Important Facts About Pre-Approved Credit Card Offers

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

Five Myths About Your Credit Score

Learn about your credit score.Read More...