Bob Brooks, a 17-year veteran of the financial services industry, has written a new book about avoiding debt and credit problems and traps.
?Deceptive Money: A step-by-step guide to take your life back from the credit trap?, now available at book stores everywhere, talks about the ?biggest financial crisis to face the American consumer since The Great Depression.
He offers great advice on how to get out of the debt trap, how to deal with debt collectors and more.
Read this interesting excerpt from a conversation with Bob Brooks, How to outsmart a debt collector, concerning his thoughts on the new credit card legislation, and how to deal with debt collectors and their ?abusive and deceptive? practices.