FDCPA-Creating a false sense of urgency

One of the things forbidden by the FDCPA is the deceptive practice of creating a false sense of urgency.  As the bill collector is trying to create a sense of urgency in a debtor as part of their attempt to motivate the debtor to pay the bill, what is a “false” sense of urgency is a very gray area.  A recent case out of Utah has a good survey of the cases in this area.

Case here.

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