Date Received: 2017-05-05T00:00:00
Product: Medical debt
Issue: Attempts to collect debt not owed
Consumer Consent Provided to Share Complaint: Consent provided
Consumer Complaint: As I gathered information to give to the STATE ‘S ATTORNEY GENERAL. I did a search for WAKEFIELD & ASSOCIATES license. I have found they are in direct violation of TENNESSEE FAIR DEBT COLLECTION PRACTICES ACT 62-20-101 . WAKEFIELD & ASSOCIATES does not have a license in the state of TENNESSEE. They can not collect on a debt. TENNESSEE FAIR DEBT COLLECTION PRACTICES ACT 62-20-105 states no person shall commence, conduct or operate any collection service business in this state unless such person holds a valid collection service license issued by the board under this chapter, or prior stat law. TENNESSEE FAIR DEBT COLLECTION PRACTICES ACT 62-20-108 ( a ) ( 1 ) Every collection service shall have, for each location at which it conducts business a location manager who has submitted an application on a form prescribed by the board. TENNESSEE FAIR DEBT COLLECTION PRACTICES ACT 62-20-123 states a willful violation of this chapter, or any rule lawfully promulgated thereunder, is a Class C misdemeanor. WAKEFIELD & ASSOCIATES is in direct violation. This will be the last communication I send before sending my evidence to the STATE ‘S ATTORNEY GENERAL OFFICE.
Company: WAKEFIELD & ASSOCIATES, INC.
State/Zip: TN 370XX
Company Response to Complaint: Closed with explanation
Was Company Response Timely: Yes
Did Consumer Dispute Company Response: N/A
Complaint ID: 2477122
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