Dealing With Collection Agencies in Ontario: Four Easy Steps for Everyday People

Everything You Need to Know to Negotiate With Collection Agencies Without the Help of a Legal Professional

Often times, when people are contacted by a collection agency, they panic and feel stressed. This is because they do not understand their rights when dealing with collection agencies and do not know how to negotiate or dispute the debt being pursued by a collection agency. They also feel intimidated and harassed by some of the questionable tactics the collection agency may use to recover the debt.

This course is a complete guide to dealing and negotiating with collection agencies in Ontario. It is designed for people with no legal background. In four easy steps, this course explains the whole process of dealing with collection agencies in Ontario from receiving the first call to resolving the entire dispute. The course also attempts to level the playing field by explaining to everyday people the leverage they may have in negotiating with collection agencies - this insider information is usually limited to legal professionals who provide services in the debt collection area.

Your Instructor

Amer Mushtaq
Amer Mushtaq

Amer Mushtaq is a Toronto-based lawyer with over 13 years of legal experience. He is the founder of You Counsel and Formative LLP. Previously, Amer has worked at one of the top National firms in Canada. In his legal career, Amer has worked for and against some of the top lawyers in the country.

Amer is also a passionate legal educator with strong teaching credentials. He is a former faculty member of Osgoode Hall Law School's Professional Development course on small claims court procedures, which is attended by lawyers, paralegals and law clerks.

Amer is also a former adjunct professor at Seneca College where he taught a legal course to post-graduate students. He has also spoken as a guest lecturer at University of Western Ontario Law School, and has presented at numerous conferences at Ontario Bar Association, Law Society of Upper Canada, and the Federation of Asian Canadian Lawyers.

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Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.

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