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Attention Maryland Consumers Experiencing Credit Problems: Avoid ...
Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation (for pda/handhelds) . These companies promise to clean up consumer credit reports to help consumers . (the "Act") regulates any person offering credit repair services to Maryland consumers.
http://www.dllr.state.md.us/finance/advisories/advisory11-08credit.shtml


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DLLR Announces "Operation Repair" - News - Department of Labor ...
Dec 4, 2008 . Under the Maryland Credit Services Businesses Act, credit repair companies must be licensed by the Commissioner of Financial Regulation.
http://www.dllr.state.md.us/whatsnews/froprepair.shtml


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Maryland Attorney General - Consumer Publications
Even if credit repair organizations were able to legitimately help you improve . Maryland law gives its residents the right to a free annual copy of their credit report. . Financial Regulation can review your problem and explain your credit rights.
http://www.oag.state.md.us/consumer/tip4.htm


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Credit Counseling Organizations: A Service or A Scam
Part I of this article discusses the Credit Repair Organizations Act, the . federal and state regulatory enforcement programs, the determination . The Consumer Credit Counseling Service of Maryland and Delaware (1-800-642-2227; .
http://www.irs.gov/pub/irs-tege/eotopica04.pdf



Warning-Fraudulent Debt Repair Organizations - Law Firm Laura ...
Laura Margulies & Associates, LLC Rockville, Maryland. . Credit repair companies are regulated by The Federal Trade Commission ("FTC"). The FTC has .
http://www.law-margulies.com/CM/BankruptcyArticles/BankruptcyArticles43.asp

Payday Lenders Pose as Brokers to Evade Interest Rate Caps
How Payday Lenders “Operate” as Credit Repair Organizations: . Because credit repair acts were originally designed to regulate actors offering debt relief . In 2010, Maryland passed a bill incorporating broker fees assessed by credit repair .
http://www.responsiblelending.org/payday-lending/policy-legislation/states/CRL-CSO-Issue-Brief-FINAL.pdf



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Credit Repair Organizations Act - An Overview of the Credit Repair ...
If you have bad credit, you may consider using a credit repair service to improve your credit. The truth is, a great number of these companies use dishonest and .
http://credit.about.com/od/consumercreditlaws/a/croa.htm



Don't Use a Credit Repair Clinic
You can repair your credit yourself -- and save hundreds or even thousands of dollars. . If you decide to respond to a credit repair offer, beware of companies that: Want you to pay for credit repair services . Many states have laws strictly regulating credit repair companies. States may be helpful if . Baltimore, MD 21201 .
http://www.mdbankruptcylaw.com/lawguide/creditrepair/dontusecreditclinic.asp


The Credit Repair Organizations Act: The Sleeping Giant
The regulation of credit repair organizations would seem to be consistent with these other . AMD 09-426, 2009 WL 1971391, at *1-2 (D. Md. June 29, 2009); .
http://works.bepress.com/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1000&context=justin_smith


The Truth About Credit Repair | Credit.com
Credit repair companies promise, for a fee, to clean up your credit report so you can . These are the typical claims of shady credit repair organizations (CROs) .
http://www.credit.com/credit_information/credit_help/The-Truth-About-Credit-Repair.jsp


Credit Repair Organizations After Regulation ... - Bar Journal Article
Feb 10, 2012 . Some time has passed since “credit repair” organizations emerged on the commercial landscape and . Prior to regulation, the hallmark of most credit repair organizations was the billing of advance fees . 937 (D. Md. 1966).
http://www.floridabar.org/DIVCOM/JN/JNJournal01.nsf/c0d731e03de9828d852574580042ae7a/d56dd49b9f2ef39385256d5500740402!OpenDocument&Highlight=0,*

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Advanced Credit Technologies - advancedcredittechnologies.com
700 Credit MD is one of the only automated credit repair programs that is effective for credit score repair and improving an individual's credit profile. 700 Credit MD allows each individual to repair their own credit through a one of a kind . Credit Repair Law & Regulation Links: . The Credit Repair Organizations Act (CROA) .
http://www.advancedcredittechnologies.com/ManageCredit/index.html

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Fiscal Note Document - Maryland General Assembly
Feb 2, 2012 . Credit Regulation - Debt Management Services - Agreement and . The federal Credit Repair Organizations Act was enacted in 1996 to ensure .
http://mlis.state.md.us/2012rs/fnotes/bil_0003/sb0303.pdf