We are required to provide the following information under state law. This is not a complete list of your rights by state. If you do not reside in one of these states, you may still have the same or similar rights under federal or state law. These rights do not alter, amend or shorten the rights given on the front of the letter
California Residents: The sate Rosenthal Fair Debt Collection Practices Act and the federal Fair Debt Collection Practices Act require that, except under unusual circumstances, collectors may not contact you before 8 a.m. or after 9 p.m. They may not harass you by using threats of violence or arrest or by using obscene language. Collectors may not use false or misleading statements or call you at work if they know or have reason to know that you may not receive personal calls at work. For the most part, collectors may not tell another person, other than your attorney or spouse, about your debt. Collectors may contact another person to confirm our location or enforce a judgment. For more information about debt collection activities, you may contact the Federal Trade Commission at 1-877-FTC-Help or www.ftc.gov.
Colorado Residents: For information about the Colorado Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, see www.ago.state.co.us/CADC/CADCmain.cfm. A consumer has the right to request in writing that a debt collector or collection agency cease further communication with the consumer. A written request to cease communication will not prohibit the debt collector or collection agency from taking any other action authorized by law to collect the debt. You may also make payments in person to our in-state office as indicated below: Colorado Manager, Inc., 80 Garden Center, Suite 3, Broomfield, CO 80020, Phone: 303-920-4763
Massachusetts Residents: You have the right to make a written or oral request that telephone calls regarding your debt not be made to you at your place of employment. Any such oral request will be valid for only ten days unless you provide written confirmation of the request postmarked or delivered within seven days of such request. You may terminate this request by writing to the debtor.
Minnesota Residents: This collection agency is licensed by the Minnesota Department of Commerce.
New Mexico: (for past statute debt only). We are required by New Mexico Attorney General Rule to notify you of the following information. This information is not legal advice: This debt may be too old for you to be sued on it in court. If it is too old, you can’t be required to pay it through a lawsuit. You can renew the debt and start the time for the filing of a lawsuit against you to collect the debt if you do any of the following: make a payment of the debt; sign a paper in which you admit that you owe the debt or in which you make a new promise to pay; sign a paper in which you give up (“waive”) your right to stop the debt collector from suing you in court to collect the debt.
Tennessee Residents: This collection agency is licensed by the Collection Service Board, State Department of Commerce and Insurance, 500 James Robertson Parkway, Nashville, Tennessee 37243.
Utah Residents: As required by Utah law, you are hereby notified that a negative credit report reflecting on your credit record may be submitted to a credit reporting agency if you fail to fulfill the terms of your credit obligations. We will not submit a negative credit report to a credit reporting agency about the credit obligation until the expiration of the time period described on the front of this letter.
New York City Department of Consumer Affairs License No. 1199638
North Carolina Permit No. 103657
Wisconsin: This collection agency is licensed by the Division of Banking, P.O. Box 7876, Madison, Wisconsin 53707.