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Brit comedian John Oliver writes off more than £10MILLION of medical debt for 9000 people

The comedian has blamed for £ 41,000 in the largest TV away in history

The comedian has blamed for £ 41,000 in the largest TV away in history

the comedian has blamed for £ 41,000 in the largest TV away in history

the comedian has blamed for £ 41,000 in the largest TV away in history

the comedian has blamed for £ 41,000 in the largest TV away in history

the comedian has blamed for £ 41,000 in the largest TV away in history

British comedian John Oliver created US TV history after writing off $ 15 million in medical debt for 9,000 people.

It was the biggest bonus ever seen bestowed on American television trumping Oprah Winfrey’s 2004 when they heard a car to each member of her.

Oliver, his latest comedy hosts ‘Last Week Tonight,’ bought $ 14,922,261.76 (a £ 10.2 million) worth of old debts owed by 9,000 people.

He paid $ 60,000 (a £ 41,000) for the right to hadelinquent ‘hunt debt – but prefers to write off the money

came the move after the Brummie, 39, the growing industrial nation’s companies highlighted. which hadelinquent ‘debt to buy for pennies on the dollar than threatening debtors to get the full value.

in the segment explains Oliver US household debt exceeding $ 12trillion in debt, $ 436billion which more than 90 days. overdue

Oliver said, “And it’s not good when nothing is what makes it

“. If your baby is three months in arrears, you effectively only have they given birth to a floppy. nursery “

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He also has footage of companies said in a debt-sale trade conference that most consumers do not understand disclaimers on their debt reports, which they granted legitimate rights.

Oliver said the $ 50 (a £ 35) cost to create his company, after he receives the portfolio provide the names, current addresses and Social Security numbers of about 9,000 people.

his new venture “Central Asset Recovery Professionals,” or carp, calling “following a bottom-feeding fish” he has himself appointed chairman of the board of directors.

He said that was the purchase of the debt “absolutely frightening because it means that if I wanted, I could have legally take CARP hold of this list and start calling workers people turning their lives upside down about medical debt they should not pay more. “

” There is absolutely nothing wrong with it, except for the fact that absolutely everything is wrong with it, “he said.

He explained that the sale of the debt is sometimes buy second or third hand debt -. then chases the debtor for the original account

Oliver declares such owes money known as a “zombie debt”.

“It is an appropriate comparison,” he said, “because just like in the” undead, “zombie debt comes back from the grave, it is incredibly difficult to treat and seems disproportionately impact minorities. “

He also has a shot of a debt with the company in question threatens a person that it is in default.

” “We are only now have arrested your dog,” threatened a collector, “we’re going to shoot him, we are now only eat it.”

“it is not only frightening, it’s stupid,” said Oliver. “How do you sit yourself buoys on a dog?”

He ended the article by pressing shout a big red button “F *** you Oprah” starts raining and money.

have paid off was in reference to Oprah Winfrey giving away $ 7000000 in 2004 his famous tells each studio member “You get a car. You get a car. Everybody gets a car.”

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