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State reaches settlement over debt buying, collection

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North Carolina has reached a settlement with Encore Capital Group Inc. and its subsidiaries, Midland Credit Management Inc. and Midland Funding LLC, one of the nation’s largest debt buyers. This settlement was reached with 41 other states and the District of Columbia.

North Carolina’s share of the $6 million settlement is $175,992. In addition to those funds, 2,176 North Carolinians will see their debt reduced or eliminated by $3,327,099 in cases where Midland used an affidavit against them in court between 2003 and 2009. Attorney General Josh Stein said.


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