CHAPTER 93A

Chapter 93A and the Massachusetts Debt Collection Regulations

One of the most powerful laws in Massachusetts is the Consumer Protection Act, usually just called Chapter 93A, named after the chapter of the Massachusetts General Laws it is contained in. Chapter 93A prohibits businesses from engaging in unfair and deceptive acts and practices, a very...

Debt Collectors: License and Registration, Please.

Just like you need a license to drive a car in Massachusetts, did you know that debt collectors need a collection license before they can operate in Massachusetts? No one can engage in the business of debt collection without a license under Chapter 93, Section...