CFPB Complaint


Consumer Complaint Submission

Date Received: 2017-06-15T00:00:00

Product: Other debt

Issue: Attempts to collect debt not owed

Consumer Consent Provided to Share Complaint: Consent provided

Consumer Complaint: I moved out of XXXX XXXX in XXXX XXXX . In XXXX XXXX , the apartment complex engag ed IQ Data International dba R ent Collect Global to collect a debt of {$120.00} they claimed I owed for cleanout of the apartment I vacated in XXXX XXXX .

I disputed this debt with both the apartment comple x and IQ Data. B oth parties maintained that I owed the debt.

I sued the apartment complex in Justice Court to have the d ebt cleared and my apartment deposit returned. On XXXX XXXX , XXXX t he Justice of the Peace issued the judgement on this case in my favor. In XXXX XXXX , the XXXX XXXX wrote a check to pay the court costs and return my deposit.

IQ Data has refused to stop reporting this debt to the credit reporting agencies XXXX XXXX XXXX XXXX . I disputed the debt directly with all XXXX credit reporting agencies. XXXX and XXXX have removed the collection from my report. XXXX has not.

Per my current XXXX credit r eport, IQ Data Collections has inc reased my debt due to interest owed to {$130.00} and continues to report this debt as of XXXX XXXX , XXXX . I have written to both IQ Data and XXXX on multiple occasions to remove this mark from my credit history, but IQ Data maintains that I owe the debt despite being presented with the court ‘s judgement.


State/Zip: TX 787XX

Company Response to Complaint: Closed with non-monetary relief

Was Company Response Timely: Yes

Did Consumer Dispute Company Response: N/A

Complaint ID: 2546079

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