Tools & Resources
We’ve highlighted some government-sponsored websites that provide consumer and commercial resources.
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB)
Small Business Administration
Collectors MAY NOT:
- Threaten arrest, jail or physical harm
- Threaten to seize your assets or garnish your wages without due process
- Threaten actions against a family member or associated third party
- Continue to call if you are represented by an attorney or you noticed them with a cease
The list of activities prohibited by the FDCPA is not limited to those outlined above. Read the complete text of the FDCPA.
First Step Group cannot make any statements relative to how your credit score may be affected by the payment or non-payment of any account. If you have questions relative to credit reporting we suggest you contact the Credit Reporting Agencies. We will accurately report any account activity to our client, including the payment in full or settlement in full.