Do you get a sense of dread whenever your phone rings because it is just as likely to be an aggressive collection agent as it is to be your loved one or friend? If so, it’s time to start looking for a solution to the problem. Hiding from it can only last for so long.
You may have seen the ads before, all with slightly different promises, such as:
In order to stop collection calls, you need to do one of the following:
With debt levels in Canada at record levels, collection agencies across Canada are becoming increasing more aggressive about collecting past due accounts. They are finding more and more creative ways to seek out debtors and recover delinquent accounts.
No. If you have filed for bankruptcy, a debt collector cannot try to collect debts included in the bankruptcy.