Legal Tip of the Week

Did you know …

Did you know that there are certain things that are illegal for a debt collector to do? Debt collectors may not threaten you, call before 8 a.m. or after 9 p.m., repeatedly call to harass you, or remain anonymous. There are other things that debt collectors may not do. If a debt collector breaks the law, you may be able to sue them for money damages.

To learn more, read our brand new article “Know Your Rights When Dealing with a Debt Collector” on If you can’t find what you’re looking for, try our smart search bar. Or call the Montana Legal Services Association HelpLine at 1-800- 666-6899. Support free legal information for all Montanans at