AmeriCollect – CFPB Complaint 2017-06-08

Date Received: 2017-06-08

Product: I do not know

Issue: Attempts to collect debt not owed

Consumer Consent Provided to Share Complaint: Consent provided

Consumer Complaint: I noticed XXXX collections on my credit report from Americollect. I sent for validation of the debt since it did n’t state who the original creditor was. it only had XXXX and one for XXXX . Americollect never responded, yet they continue to report this inaccurate information on my credit file. This agency is not bonded to collect in my state. They are operating illegally and they are violating the laws of the Fair Debt Collection Act.
This agency never sent me a letter or anything notifying me that they were putting anything on my credit.

Company: AmeriCollect

State/Zip: TX 775XX

Company Response to Complaint: Closed with explanation

Was Company Response Timely: Yes

Did Consumer Dispute Company Response: N/A

Complaint ID: 2505114

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