Freedom Debt Relief is a debt settlement company based in San Mateo, CA. The company was founded in 2002 and offers debt relief services to borrowers in 32 states (and Washington, DC).
Freedom Debt Relief offers debt relief services for the following types of debt:
Freedom Debt Relief operates on a contingency fee basis. Companies operating under a contingency fee model charge fees that are based upon a percentage of the debt at the time the consumer enrolled; occasionally they are based on a percentage of the savings negotiated by the debt-settlement company. Across the industry in general, debt settlement clients typically see a 45% to 60% reduction of their enrolled debt. Freedom Debt Relief's fees start at 18% and go up to 25% of the enrolled debt depending on the amount of enrolled debt provided. Debt relief service pricing / costs can vary greatly from one client to another so it's best to speak to Freedom Debt Relief directly to determine an accurate quote.
No, Freedom Debt Relief does not offer a money back guarantee.
Freedom Debt Relief will only consider customers with unsecured debt of $7500 or more. Customers with less than $7500 of unsecured debt may benefit from a debt consolidation loan or credit counseling services.
Yes, Freedom Debt Relief employs its own in-house servicing staff who manage the process and negotiate settlements on behalf of their customers.
The two main trade associations in the debt relief services space are the American Fair Credit Council (AFCC) and the International Association of Professional Debt Arbitrators (IAPDA). Freedom Debt Relief is an accredited AFCC member. Freedom Debt Relief is an IAPDA member.