Robocall Debt Collectors See New Opportunity Under Trump’s FCC

Debt collectors want federal regulators to dial down recent anti-robocall rules that, they say, wrongly end up lumping them with spammers and scammers.

Ever since new regulations took effect last year, too many valid debt collection calls have been mislabeled as “spam,” “scam” or been blocked altogether. At least, that’s what members of the credit and collection industry are telling the Federal Communications Commission.