Credit Service OrganizationsPromises to improve poor credit can be deceiving
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Advertisements often promise miracles in repairing bad credit reports. Credit service organizations tell consumers that for a fee, bad credit, judgments, bankruptcies and bad debts can be erased from credit reports forever, or that a new credit identity can be created that will solve all the consumerís credit problems. In reality, such ads promise things that cannot be delivered.
WHAT INDIANA LAW REQUIRES OF FOR-PROFIT CREDIT SERVICE ORGANIZATIONS
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The Consumer Protection Division of the Indiana Attorney Generalís Office works to safeguard the rights of Indiana citizens every day. If you have questions or complaints regarding credit service organizations, or other appropriate consumer issues, contact the Attorney Generalís Consumer Protection Division using the address and phone number listed below, or visit www.IndianaConsumer.com for more information.