Eastern Account System or EAS is a debt collection agency which receives a lot of consumer complaints to our law firm for debt harassment. Find out who they are, why they might be calling, and how you can stop them
What is Eastern Account System – EAS?
Eastern Account System or EAS is a third-party collection agency based in Connecticut. EAS has received consumer complaints alleging violations of the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA), including failure to verify debts and attempting to collect debts not owed. If you have been contacted by EAS, make sure you understand your rights before responding.
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Is Eastern Account System a scam?
They’re legit. According to the Better Business Bureau (BBB), Eastern Account System of Connecticut Inc is a legitimate collection agency founded in 1994 and incorporated in 1992. The BBB established its profile page in 1997. EAS is listed as a collection agency.
Who does Eastern Account System collect for?
Eastern Account System specializes in collecting accounts in the cable, communication, financial, and health care industries. They boast that their collectors typical eight years’ experience. They use tactics like bankruptcy and asset searches, skip tracing software, and credit bureau reporting. The agency engages in “field set services” where specialists are sent out to collect cable gear from customers’ homes. The company reports using “engineering, psychology, and conservative hard work” for consumers to pay.
Their tagline is “A reputation built on results.” The debt collection agency takes accounts on a contingency basis, meaning that they just get paid a percentage of what they collect. Contingency billing motivates the bureau to collect as much money as possible, thus increasing their bottom line.
Who are we? We are Lemberg Law, a Consumer Law Firm
Lemberg Law is a consumer law firm helping victims of collection harassment and abuse. We are ranked A+ by the BBB. We’ve helped more than 15,000 consumers stop harassment and recover money from debt collectors. Harassed? Abused? Misled by a collector? Call our Helpline today! There is no charge unless we win.
How many complaints are there against Eastern Account System?
As of April 2017, the Better Business Bureau reported 81 closed Eastern Account Systems complaints over the previous few decades, including 19 closed Eastern Account Systems complaints over the past 12 months. The BBB provides Eastern Account Systems a B+ rating. Moreover, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) lists 46 closed EAS complaints for 2016.
Eastern Account Systems of Connecticut, Inc. PO Box 837 Newtown, CT 06470 Phone Number: 800-750-6343
Can Eastern Account System Sue Me or Garnish My Wages?
It is illegal for a debt collector to make empty threats to sue you or garnish your wages. It is also unlikely EAS would sue you for a debt you may not owe or they cannot validate. However, debt collection agencies are known to have summoned debtors to court and garnish wages after a default judgement. Contacting an attorney BEFORE this could possibly happen would be a smart move. We’ve helped thousands of consumers fight back against unscrupulous debt collection harassers. Find out if we can help you too today!
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Can you help me file a No Fee Lawsuit against Eastern Account system?
Absolutely. If you have been unjustly harassed by EAS, contact us for a free case evaluation.
Eastern Account System Calling You?
Federal laws protect you. The Fair Debt Collections Practices Act (FDCPA) regulates the behavior of collection agencies by prohibiting actions such as the use of abusive or threatening language; harassment; or the use of false or misleading information to collect a debt. The FCRA regulates how collection agencies and creditors report delinquent debts to credit reporting agencies. Additional consumer protection laws include the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) and the Consumer Financial Protection Act (CFPA).
Consumers have reported this agency harassing them from the following numbers:
Can I sue EAS for harassment?
Yes. If you want to enforce your rights, or recover money for violations — you need to sue. Federal laws provide individuals like you with a means to seek monetary damages in court. For example, the FDCPA allows consumers who have been violated to recover damages of up to $1,000, plus attorney fees and court costs.
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About the Author:
Sergei Lemberg is a lawyer whose practice focuses on consumer law, class actions and personal injury litigation. He has been repeatedly recognized as the “most active consumer attorney” in the country. In 2020, Mr. Lemberg represented Noah Duguid in the United States Supreme Court in the case entitled Duguid v. Facebook. He is the author of Defanging Debt Collectors, a book that teaches consumers how to battle debt collectors and win.