Date Received: 2017-05-11T00:00:00
Product: Other debt
Issue: Written notification about debt
Consumer Consent Provided to Share Complaint: Consent provided
Consumer Complaint: Diversified Collections just reported that I have a balance owed to XXXX XXXX on my credit report. On top of not having a balance owed to XXXX XXXX , Diversified never gave me a notice of my right to contest the debt, prior to it appearing on my credit report. It just showed up one day.
Company: Diversified Consultants, Inc.
State/Zip: PA 173XX
Company Response to Complaint: Closed with explanation
Was Company Response Timely: Yes
Did Consumer Dispute Company Response: N/A
Complaint ID: 2482165
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