San Luis Obispo, CA asked in Consumer Law for California

Q: How much of a fine is it if I cuss out a collection agency when they call me?

They shouldn't be calling me. The hospital who turned me into them did so after I didn't pay for blood work they should've billed my Medical or Medicare for.

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Robert Douglas Kane Jr
Robert Douglas Kane Jr
  • Eagan, MN
  • Licensed in California

A: I am not sure who would fine you. Unless your cussing amounts to criminal act you should not be subject to any fines. I am not aware of any law that gives a collection agency the authority to fine you for cussing.

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