Debt Settlement

Policy Analysis

  • Comments to the Federal Trade Commission regarding the Telemarketing Sales Rule Regulatory Review, Nov. 13, 2014
  • Group letter opposing MA HB 3569 that would allow "unlimited fees" on Massachusetts consumers by for-profit debt-relief firms, Nov . 7, 2013 || Press release
  • Comments on Uniform State Laws (NCCUSL) Uniform Debt Management Services Act
  • FTC Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to amend the FTC’s Telemarketing Sales Rule (‘‘TSR’’ or ‘‘Rule’’) to address the sale of debt relief services, 74 Fed. Reg. 41,988 (8/19/09) and NCLC's Comments

Reports and Press Releases

The Consumer's Experience with webcast and written testimony

  • GAO report on debt settlement industry, April 2010

Other Resources