CFPB Complaint

AFNI INC. – CFPB Complaint ID 2504904

Consumer Complaint Submission

Date Received: 2017-06-08T00:00:00

Product: Other debt

Issue: Attempts to collect debt not owed

Consumer Consent Provided to Share Complaint: Consent provided

Consumer Complaint: This letter is regarding account # XXXX , which you claim I owe {$280.00}. This is a formal notice that your claim is disputed.

I am requesting validation, made pursuant to the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act. Please note that I am requesting validation ; that is competent evidence bearing my signature, showing that I h ave ( o r ever had ) some contractual obligation to pay you.

Please also be aware that any negative mark found on my credit reports ( including XXXX , XXXX and XXXX ) from y our company or any company that you represent, for a debt that I dont owe, is a violation of the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act FDC PA 807 [ 15 USC 1962e ] ; the refore if you can not validate the debt, you must request that all credit reporting agencies delete the entry.

Pending the outcome of my investigation of any evidence that you submit, you are instructed to take no action that could be detrimental to any of my credit reports.

Failure to respond within 30 days of receipt of this certified letter will result in small claims legal action against your company at my local venue. I will be seeking a minimum of {$5000.00} in damages for : 1 ) Defamation 2 ) Negligent Enablement of Identity Fraud 3 ) Violation of the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act You will be required to appear in a court venue local to me, in order to formally defend yourself.

For the purposes of 15 USC 1692 et seq., this Notice has the same effect as a dispute to the validity of the alleged debt and a dispute to the validity of your claims.

Please Note : This notice is an attempt to correct your records, and any information received from you will be collected as evidence should any further action be necessary. This is a request for information only, and is not a statement, election, or waiver of status.

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Company: AFNI INC.

State/Zip: GA 302XX

Company Response to Complaint: Closed with explanation

Was Company Response Timely: Yes

Did Consumer Dispute Company Response: N/A

Complaint ID: 2504904

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