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Economic slump encourages debt counseling businesses, some shady (access required)

State officials are seeing an increase in activity from debt settlement agencies, which advertise heavily on late-night television and early-morning radio to people who are desperate to stay financially afloat. “It’s one of those hot consumer protection areas right now,” said Mike Larsen, consumer finance bureau chief for the Idaho Department of Finance. “It parallels the ...

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