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Regulators Draw Up New Rules To Stop Abusive Practices By Debt Collectors

Thursday, July 28, 2016
Jim Zarroli | North Carolina Public Radio
Graciela Aponte-Diaz

Graciela Aponte-Diaz, director of California policy at the Center for Responsible Lending, said the proposals "endorse the common-sense idea that people should not be harassed for debts they do not owe." But she expressed concern that some parts of the proposals don't protect consumers from unwarranted collection attempts.