Q: Can a collections agency contact you at work?
A: Yes, unless ypu jave told.them not to.do so. They cannot reveal to anyone else at work who they are, why they are calling, etc.
A: The Fair Debt Collection Practices Act expressly prohibits collectors for contacting debtors at work if the collector knows, or has reason to know, that the employer prohibits such communications. Many employers have policies that prohibit employees from taking or making nonemergency calls for personal business, which would preclude an employee from taking a collection call.
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