John Oliver Buys, Forgives $15m of Medical Debt

Last Week Tonight spent $50 to create a debt-acquisition company in Mississippi—Central Asset Recovery Professionals (CARP). Soon, Carp was offered a portfolio of medical debt worth $14,922,261.76 at a cost of “less than half a cent on a dollar.”

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