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Still No Fresh Start 2019: How States Still Let Debt Collectors Push Families into Poverty

Millions of families have still not recovered from the Great Recession of 2008, and the astronomic growth of the debt buyer and collection industries makes them increasingly vulnerable to seizure of essential wages and property to pay their oldest debts.  NCLC surveys the exemption laws of the 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto [...]

Still No Fresh Start 2019: How States Still Let Debt Collectors Push Families into Poverty2019-11-12T10:36:41-05:00