If you are a newlywed couple and for some reason or other you have gotten yourself into debt and are being harassed by a law firm that specializes in bill collectors there are some options open to you.
What can I do when a collection attorney is harassing me about my debt to his client? You must keep in mind that a collection attorney will be very zealous about trying to collect the debt that you owe his client. But you to have the option to obtain legal advice also on how to handle the demand for payment. I would certainly suggest this if you have a counterclaim about the amount that you owe.
There is a law on the books that is designed to help you it is called the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act. This will give you some information on how to stop bill collectors from harassing you.You can also report any violation of this law to the Federal Trade Commission there is a toll-free number 877-FTC-HELP.