April 18, 2013 - 6:38pm | Filed under: Other Areas of Interest

NACA’s Education Committee is currently accepting new committee members.  NACA’s Education Committee formed more than two years ago.  From its inception, the committee’s mission has been to provide NACA members with the learning opportunities they need to reach their...

April 16, 2013 - 6:38pm | Filed under: Debt Collection

“Help! I’ve Been Sued For My Credit Card Debt!”

I suspect that, other than the news that a loved one has been hurt or injured, there aren't many things more frightening to most people than being served a Summons & Complaint in a lawsuit.


April 12, 2013 - 1:10pm | Filed under: Debt Collection

I had the pleasure of attending the Loyola Consumer Law Review’s symposium, Debt Collection in the Modern Economy, interestingly featuring advocates from both sides of consumer law. Representing consumer advocates were Dan Edelman, Rand Bragg, and NACA Executive Director Ira Rheingold,...

April 2, 2013 - 4:31pm | Filed under: Bankruptcy

One of NACA’s most well-known and successful consumer attorneys, O. Max Gardner, recently wrote a blog post on his website,, that we thought was worth sharing. If you want to learn...

March 22, 2013 - 6:12pm | Filed under: Automobiles

Dealers should not be allowed to impose higher interest rates than necessary on consumers

March 22, 2013

Yesterday the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau announced it would hold banks and other lenders liable for any auto loans in their portfolio that are...

March 4, 2013 - 2:41pm | Filed under: Other Areas of Interest

The National Association of Consumer Advocates (NACA) is a non-profit association of attorneys and consumer advocates committed to representing customers’ interests. Our members are private and public sector attorneys, legal services...

February 11, 2013 - 3:37pm | Filed under: Credit Reporting
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February 11, 2013

A new study indicates as many as 40 million consumers have a mistake on their credit report and Steve Kroft finds it's hard to get them fixed.

November 7, 2012 - 2:48pm | Filed under: Forced Arbitration

If you are like millions of other folks out there, you probably have used PayPal online.  The idea is great, but the details just ripped you off today - they stole your legal rights and you probably didn't even know it.

November 1, 2012 - 8:09pm | Filed under: Other Areas of Interest

Practicing Law "101" - the rules still are getting ignored. And not always by younger, inexperienced lawyers.

October 19, 2012 - 12:52pm | Filed under: Automobiles

Posted on October 15, 2012 by Dana Manner

After a year-long investigation into auto fraud by the Florida Department of    Law Enforcement, 9 suspects (including a Miami Beach police officer) were  arrested last month on September 7, 2012   related to a scheme to...