The Answer is
(C). Under Section 604(a)(3)(A) it is proper to provide
a consumer report related to debt collection on a credit
transaction. For example, a debt collection related to a
judgment for damages incurred in a car wreck would not be
a permissible purpose under the FCRA.
A debt collection business approaches you about becoming
a customer. Is debt collection a "permissible purpose" so
as to allow this business to obtain a consumer report under
Yes, so long as the company does not use the consumer report
for any other purpose.
Yes, but only if the debts are credit debts.