18 U.S.C. SECTION 1350,
AS ADOPTED PURSUANT TO
SECTION 906 OF THE SARBANES-OXLEY ACT OF 2002
In connection with the
Annual Report of Asta Funding, Inc. (the Company) on Form 10-K/A for the year ended September 30, 2012 as filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the Report), I, Robert J. Michel, Chief Financial
Officer of the Company, certify, pursuant to 18 U.S.C. ss. 1350, as adopted pursuant to Section 906 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002, that to my knowledge:
(1) The Report fully complies with the requirements of Section 13(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of
(2) The information contained in the Report fairly presents, in all material
respects, the consolidated financial condition of the Company as of the dates presented and the consolidated result of operations of the Company for the periods presented.
/s/ Robert J. Michel
|Robert J. Michel|
|Chief Financial Officer|
|(Principal Financial Officer)|
Dated: January 28, 2013
This certification has been furnished solely pursuant to Section 906 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 and is not being filed as part of the 10-K/A as a separate disclosure statement.