Harassment by Debt Collectors

If you're in debt and have fallen behind in your payments, you may have received phone calls or letters demanding payment. If you're far enough behind, you may even be threatened with court action, or the seizure of your car or furnishings. This script discusses your rights in such situations.

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The Canadian Bar Association, BC Branch (CBABC)
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January 2014 i Last date reviewed by a qualified expert to ensure content up-to-date. See "Tips" in Clicklaw content criteria (bottom of pageside menu) for details.

Also available in:

Chinese (simplified) (PDF)
Mandarin (audio/podcast)
Punjabi (audio/podcast)

resource type
debtor's rights & options, debt collector, collection agent, harassment, Dial-A-Law
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