In most cases when you don't pay off your car loans, the vehicle is shut down or repossessed. This is a lesson Luis Miguel Delhaes recently learned, though he didn't have to. His case wasn't like most.
He bought a car … Read more
Recently a Virginia-based rental company received a cease and desist letter after charging allegedly illegal fees to active duty individuals in violation of the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act, legislation which allows military members to terminate certain financial obligations while deployed. … Read more
Before 2008 the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act wasn't quite the same as it is now, and this month the government released a bulletin to remind debt collectors that for another year protections provided through the act remain as strong as ever. … Read more
You may know that active-duty military members get certain privileges regarding their mortgage and auto loan payments, but did you know that these benefits extend to credit card debt as well?
Kitsana Dounglomchan, a 12-year air force veteran, recently recounted … Read more
Deployment or moving to another base can upend many things in a servicemember's life, and without certain protections these sudden moves would lead to plenty of contract disputes. However, legislation does exist providing certain safeguards to people whose contracts could … Read more
Join us for a FREE webinar, which will identify, pursuant to the Servicememembers Civil Relief Act, the nuances and importance of the military affidavit in the collections process.
The webinar is sponsored by NCS, and presented by our own … Read more
Owners and landlords of storage facilities can benefit greatly from being familiar with the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act, also known as the Civil Service Relief Act. Armed with this knowledge, they can ensure their money collection activities comply with federal … Read more
In response to a recent Obama Administration initiative, the Department of Education has announced its intention to form a negotiated rulemaking committee to prepare the specifics of the proposed regulations. Among other regulatory issues being considered is a change to … Read more