How Do Debt Collectors Know So Much About You? A Former Debt Collector Provides Insight


To what lengths will debt collectors go to get clues as to how collectible you are? You’d be surprised to learn that it goes much deeper than just your credit report.

In this episode of Consumer Recovery Network, Michael Bovee interviews Jared Strauss of, who is a former debt collector who now helps consumers working with debt. Jared Strauss provides insight into what debt collectors analyze when they are trying to determine whether they can get money from a debtor.

Being in debt can involve a highly emotional response with ups and downs, ranging from fear of total failure to feelings of resolution. The one constant is that you need information about your situation.

Consulting the right debt relief attorney or consumer debt network can be helpful.

Information provided on this page is not an endorsement regarding accuracy or fitness for anyone’s specific situation, but is provided as information only.

IMPORTANT: You should always be careful what you reveal online, or to any agency. A debt collector could find an admission online, even on a post on a comments section.


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