Debt Shield Earns Coveted TASC and USOBA Accreditations

Award-winning debt settlement company earns accredited status from two trusted industry organizations, demonstrating once again its trusted reputation to clients and offering hope to indebted consumers. - June 30, 2010

Debt Shield's Donations Help Haiti

Award-winning debt settlement company donates money to help earthquake torn Haiti. - April 01, 2010

Debt Shield Alerts Consumers to New Credit Card Rules and New Creditor Tactics

Award-winning debt settlement company outlines new credit card rules for consumers and alerts consumers to potential strategies in which creditors may recoup profit losses. - March 03, 2010

Debt Shield Encourages Annual Credit Report Checks for Consumers & Unemployed

Award-winning debt settlement company reminds unemployed consumers about the importance of free annual credit reports. - January 31, 2010

Settlements Now More Regularly Accepted by Debt Collectors

Award-winning debt settlement company alerts consumers to new survey revealing how more and more collection agencies are accepting reduced debt settlements. - December 24, 2009

Debt Settlement Offers Help as Charge-Offs Reach Depression-Era Levels

Award-winning debt settlement company alerts creditors to Great Depression level charge-off rates and explains how debt settlement can help banks as well as debtors. - November 12, 2009

Debt Settlement Creates "Greatest Consumer Welfare" According to New Study

Award-winning debt settlement company alerts consumers to a new report that calculates consumer benefits to different debt relief approaches. - September 06, 2009

Debt Settlement Company Donates to Ducks Unlimited

Award-winning debt settlement company makes charitable donation to environmental and wildlife conservation group. - August 10, 2009

Debt Shield Joins The Association of Settlement Companies

Award-winning debt settlement company protects consumer interests and promotes good practices as the newest member of TASC (The Association of Settlement Companies). - August 06, 2009

Debt Settlement Company Celebrates 5 Years of Charitable Giving

Maryland debt settlement company leads social responsibility efforts through five years of charitable contributions. - July 01, 2009

Debt Settlement Company Donates to "Metro Kidz"

Employees at an award-winning debt settlement company make charitable donation to inner-city youth group. - June 24, 2009

Debt Shield Breaks New Settlement Records

An award-winning debt settlement company celebrates as their Negotiation Department breaks company records. - June 03, 2009

Debt Shield Donates to Grassroots Crisis Organization, Shelter

An award-winning debt settlement company benefits local crisis intervention center, Grassroots. - April 30, 2009

Debt Shield Alerts Taxpayers to Debt Settlement Provision

An award-winning debt settlement company explains debt settlement provision to taxpayers with cancelled debt. - April 17, 2009

Consumers in Debt Find Hope During Troubled Economy

Despite downward turn in the economy, many consumers may be able to avoid bankruptcy if they qualify for debt settlement. - March 12, 2009

Debt Shield Donates to the Humane Society

An award-winning debt settlement company benefits the Humane Society. - March 05, 2009

Debt Shield Executive Warns Consumers About CCC Limitations

Statistics confirm that credit counseling cannot help many consumers with overwhelming debt. Debt settlement company CEO alerts consumers to the restrictions and limitations of credit counseling. - February 19, 2009

Debt Shield Saves $17 Million for Clients in 2008

Consumers saved $17 million in 2008 with Debt Shield, an award-winning debt settlement company. - January 31, 2009

Debt Shield Celebrates National Mentoring Month with Big Brothers Big Sisters

Debt Shield employees participate in Big Brothers Big Sisters mentoring program. - January 31, 2009

Debt Shield Urges Consumers to Get Free Annual Credit Report

Consumer reminder about importance of free annual credit report from Debt Shield, an award-winning debt settlement company. - January 22, 2009

Debt Shield Continues Big Brother Big Sister Program for 3rd Year

Employees at award-wining debt settlement company participate in local Big Brother Big Sister "Bigs in School" program for third consecutive year. - October 29, 2008

Debt Shield Launches Third Annual United Way Fundraising Drive

Award-wining debt settlement company kicks off annual United Way charity drive. - October 15, 2008

Debt Settlement Clients Recommend Debt Shield

Award-wining debt settlement company Debt Shield is experiencing a significant increase in referrals to their debt settlement services. - October 01, 2008

Debt Settlement Clients See Faster Results

Consumers in one debt settlement program are seeing a 24% improvement in the average time it takes to get their first settlements. - September 24, 2008

Green Debt Settlement Company Saves 27,000 lbs of CO2

An award-winning debt settlement company helps fight climate change through environmental programs. - September 19, 2008

Video FAQs Featured on Debt Settlement Website

Award-winning debt settlement company publishes first series of videos featuring employees answering frequently asked questions about debt settlement. - September 04, 2008

Debt Settlement Company Breaks Three Major Records

The team at Debt Shield that negotiates with creditors to reduce debt amounts for clients broke three major records this month. - August 20, 2008

Marketing Professional Joins Debt Shield Team

Maryland-based debt settlement company teams up with marketing expert. - June 04, 2008

Donations Benefit African Orphans and US Troops

Award-winning debt settlement company makes charitable donations to benefit African orphans and US Troops. - May 30, 2008

Debt Shield Releases New Welcome DVD

New Welcome DVD provides valuable information for debt settlement clients. - March 26, 2008

Debt Shield Helps Collect 1,000 Coats for the Homeless

Award-winning debt settlement company continues charitable initiative by helping collect 1,000 coats for the DC-area homeless. - March 05, 2008

First Debt Settlement Company to Win SmartCEO Future 50 Award

Debt Shield is the only debt settlement company to be selected as a Baltimore SmartCEO Future 50 winner this year. - January 17, 2008

Debt Settlement Company Nominated for BBB’s International Torch Award

The first debt settlement company to win the Better Business Bureau of Greater Maryland’s Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics is nominated for the International Torch Award. - November 29, 2007

Debt Settlement Company Fine-Tunes Projections

Clients looking for accurate debt settlement projections now have a place to go: - September 07, 2007

Complaints Against Debt Collectors Skyrocket, Lack of Oversight to Blame Says Executive

Complaints against debt collectors are on the rise, thanks to the lack of industry standards, poor record keeping and other troubles within the account receivables management industry. One debt settlement executive is calling for improvements to protect consumers. - August 19, 2007

Debt Shield President Points to One Million Foreclosures, Predicts More Debt

Maryland-based debt settlement company executive sees record foreclosures as a sign of continued consumer debt and calls for consumer awareness and industry reform. - July 22, 2007

Debt Shield Launches New Website

The new Debt Shield website features detailed information about debt settlement, user- friendly graphics and charts, tools for understanding the real cost of debt, and explanations of other debt relief options. - May 24, 2007

Debt Settlement Company Joins “American Idol” in Fighting World Poverty

Debt Shield helps to raise funds for world poverty through its donation to “Idol Gives Back.” - May 24, 2007

Debt Shield Supports Art Therapy, Consumer Education

Debt settlement company employees donate charitable fund to Art with a Heart and the Better Business Bureau’s consumer financial education program. - April 20, 2007

Debt Settlement Company Announces New President

Employee works his way from sales manager to president of national debt resolution company, Debt Shield, Inc. - March 15, 2007

Financial Experts Develop “Debt Slide” Chart to Illustrate Debt Relief Options

Easy-to-read visual guide helps consumers understand various debt resolution options. - February 13, 2007

Debt Shield Donates to Friends of the Family and United Way of Central Maryland

Debt settlement company employees support two local charities through employee-driven fund and voluntary donations. - January 17, 2007

Debt Shield Supports Troops, Jacob’s Light Foundation

Debt settlement company employees give back to the community in support of American troops serving overseas during the holiday season. - December 19, 2006

Experts Predict Rise in Credit Card Delinquencies, Bankruptcies

Experts are predicting that credit card delinquencies and charge-offs will continue rising in 2007 and bankruptcies will quadruple by 2008. - December 06, 2006

Debt Shield Launches Virtual Consultant

People struggling with debt can now get their personalized, online consultation instantly through Debt Shield’s new virtual consultant program. - November 07, 2006

Debt Shield Warns that Holiday Overspending Creates Increased Credit Card Debt

Debt Shield warns consumers that overspending habits during the holidays can lead to substantial increases in credit card debt. - October 31, 2006

Debt Settlement Company Announces New President

Debt settlement company hires Six Sigma Black Belt and financial industry veteran as its new president. - October 04, 2006

Debt Shield Cautions Taxpayers Against Charging Taxes

Credit card companies are offering incentives to taxpayers. However, charging taxes to your credit card can be an expensive payment method, especially when the IRS offers an installment plan, and often negates any benefits from credit card incentive programs. - March 08, 2006

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