Date Received: 2017-06-30
Product: Other debt
Issue: Communication tactics
Consumer Consent Provided to Share Complaint: Consent provided
Consumer Complaint: I was mailed a settlement offer letter. The letter was received after the due date for the settlement. I attempted to contact the collection agency multiple times and they refused to honor the settlement offer and payment arrangements. When I asked them to stop calling me they continue to call all of the representatives and supervisors we ‘re rude and threatening except XXXX XXXX .
Company: ProCollect, Inc
State/Zip: MS 392XX
Company Response to Complaint: Closed with explanation
Was Company Response Timely: Yes
Did Consumer Dispute Company Response: N/A
Complaint ID: 2563506
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