Why Original Creditors Won’t Talk to You About Your Debt?

By: Robert J. Nahoum Consumers sued in debt collection cases often find themselves up against companies they have never heard of.  Names like Midland Funding, LVNV Funding, CACH LLC, New Century Financial Services, Portfolio Recovery Associates, Unifund and Calvary Portfolio Services.  The reason you’ve never heard of these companies is because, while you’ve never done business with them, they’re doing […]

Bock v. Pressler & Pressler – 4 Seconds is Not Meaningful Attorney Review

By: Robert J. Nahoum Federal debt collection laws known as the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA for short) protects consumers from unscrupulous debt collectors.  The FDCPA establishes a general prohibition against the use of “false, deceptive, or misleading representation or means in connection with the collection of any debt.”  The various subsections of the FDCPA, sixteen in total, provide […]

Debt Buyer Midland Funding Filed 23,284 New York Debt Collection Cases In 2014

By: Robert J. Nahoum Midland Funding, LLC is an notorious “debt buyer”, buying up portfolios of old debt from banks, credit card companies, hospitals, doctors, cell phone companies and car companies for pennies on the dollar. According to the New York State Unified Court System, Midland Funding, LLC filed more than 23,000 New York debt collection lawsuits in 2014 alone.  Debt […]

Harassed by Collection Agency Midland Funding, LLC in New York or New Jersey?

By: Robert J. Nahoum Midland Funding, LLC is an infamous collection agency and debt buyer, buying up portfolios of old debt from banks, credit card companies, hospitals, doctors, cell phone companies and car companies for pennies on the dollar.  The debt buyers then try to collect the full amount from consumers, plus interest, penalties, late fees, overdraft fees, attorney’s fees and […]

How Many New York Debt Collection Cases Did Midland Funding, LLC File in 2013?

By: Robert J. Nahoum   Midland Funding, LLC is an notorious “debt buyer”, buying up portfolios of old debt from banks, credit card companies, hospitals, doctors, cell phone companies and car companies for pennies on the dollar. According to the New York State Unified Court System, Midland Funding, LLC filed more than 24,000 New York debt collection lawsuits in 2013 alone.  […]