WASHINGTON (7/18/14)--Consumer advocates, industry representatives, academics and state and federal regulators will team up for a roundtable discussion on how debt collection issues affect Latino consumers, especially those with limited proficiency in English.
The event, set for Oct. 23, will be co-hosted by the Federal Trade Commission and Consumer Financial Protection Bureau in Long Beach, Calif.
Titled "Debt Collection and the Latino Community," the event is free and open to the public, and will be streamed online. It will take place at the Pointe Conference Center on the campus of California State University, Long Beach.
Ideas and comments for the event are currently being accepted, with submission information on the event page. Additional information, including a full agenda and registration information, will be posted to the page as well.
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