If you have been charged a fee for making payments to a collection agency when making payments by credit card, telephone, on-line, electronic check, or debit card you may be entitled to MONETARY DAMAGES.
North Carolina law prohibits collection agencies from collecting or attempting to collect any fees when collecting a debt. Often these fees are call “convenience fees,” “transactional fees,” or “processing fees.” No matter what they call it, it is illegal in North Carolina.
North Carolina law allows for special monetary damages for victims of this type of unfair and deceptive practice. If you have been a victim of unfair and deceptive fees by a collection agency, contact Miller Law Group for a free consultation, or call 919-348-4361.