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Asset Recovery Group of Washington

Address:

33305 1st Way S Ste B102
Federal Way, WA 98003-4545

Contact Them:

Phone: (253) 874-6554
Fax: (253) 874-8602

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Fact: Pursuant to the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, it is unlawful for a collection agency to give false or misleading representations regarding any alleged debt’s amount or legal status.

Many Americans like you are being contacted by collection agencies who are trying to get payments on defaulted accounts they have acquired or been assigned. Even though you may owe a debt, you still have rights.

You should dispute the debt in writing if you feel as if the dollar amount the collection agency is requesting is inaccurate, if you feel the debt is not owed or if you feel the debt is fraudulent. You can send a letter to the collection agency within thirty days of first being notified of the collection. You should send this letter via certified mail so that you can prove that they received it. In response to your dispute, the collection agency must cease collection activity until they send you some sort of validation of the alleged debt. They can resume their collection efforts again once they produce proof of your debt.

The Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (“FDCPA”) regulates what debt collection agencies may and may not do. There are many things collection agencies cannot do or say when contacting you. Collection agencies may not:

  • use abusive or obscene language;
  • call before 8am or after 9pm;
  • call you repeatedly;
  • call you at work, if they know that your employer does not permit personal calls;
  • contact any third party and state that you owe a debt;
  • threaten to have you arrested or imprisoned.

    If any of these things occur, your best option is to consult with a consumer protection attorney.

  • 1 Comment

    1. larry blomberg on May 14, 2020 at 3:00 pm

      this company has called many times for an account. they ask how i will pay i tell them its my wifes bill and they quote a rcw and say i have to pay. my wife has called twice and when she ask who they are and what they do they wont tell her until she gives them her birthdate or ss#. she will ask again and they tell her she has to give the info. they called me again give all they info with out me giving that info. i told them to stop calling me and they said that since they cant call me they are going assumme the bill will not get paid. when i asked about the wife calling they said never called. i procceded to tell them she did and what they saif. the woman than procced to tell me that the notes said she did call and wouldnt verify herself. i told her that when my wife who they where and what the did they wont idify themselves. the woman in turn said they dont have to.she got very rude on the phone with me. i asked why they didnt call the wife they said we dont have her number,but they had mine and all of our info like when we got married. so do they have to idify themselves before we give them info or not and is there any info about this company.



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