What you need to know about debt collection, part 3

Debt collectors cannot contact you at work.

Consumers should tell debt collectors that they cannot talk while at work. The debt collectors cannot contact them at work anymore.

Debt collectors also cannot call, fax, or email consumers at work. Also, debt collectors cannot contact your spouse at the spouse’s work.

Almost all employers require employees to confine their activities to work-related tasks. Employers do not expect you to conduct personal business while at work, except for emergencies. Debt collectors will have a good idea about where you work from your credit application.

A debt collector cannot contact your employer or boss directly about your debt at all.

A debt collector cannot threaten to tell your boss or co-workers about your debt.

If you are receiving debt collection contacts at work call Crowder McGaha, LLP!