Violation Tracker Individual Record
: Midland Credit Management, Inc.
Current Parent Company
: Encore Capital Group
Parent at the Time of the Penalty AnnouncementPenalty
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: August 20, 2012
: consumer-protection-related offenses
: consumer protection violation
: Midland Credit Management agreed to pay $750,000 to settle allegations it engaged in unfair, misleading and threatening practices against debtors while operating as a debt collection agency.
Level of Government
: agency action
: Arizona Department of Insurance and Financial Institutions
Civil or Criminal Case
HQ Country of Current Parent
HQ State of Current Parent
Ownership Structure of Current Parent
: publicly traded
Major Industry of Current Parent
: financial services
Specific Industry of Current Parent
: debt recovery
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Current parent company note
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