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5 Ways to Safeguard your Customer’s Personal Information

The recent Equifax data breach of 143 million customers has left Americans concerned about hackers, identity theft, and data security. As a consumer reporting agency, BYL Collections understands the necessity of secure data transactions and...

How Letterhead Makes a Difference in Debt Collections

Deceptive or misleading collections tactics are strictly forbidden by the Fair Debt Practices Collections Act (FDCPA). The terms "deceptive or misleading", however, can be challenged if not defined. Some consumers have sued collectors for...

What is the CFPB and How Does It Affect Debt Collection?

At the end of 2016, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) released its complaint report for November. The complex report reveals the most debt collection complaints, what industry is most affected, what states are most problematic, and...