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DataMax Corporation – CFPB Complaint

1-844-335-1967

Date Received: 2017-07-31T00:00:00

Product: Other debt

Issue: False statements or representation

Consumer Consent Provided to Share Complaint: Consent provided

Consumer Complaint: XXXX XXXX , 2017 XXXX XXXX XXXX XXXX XXXX XXXX XXXX XXXX , NC XXXX Interstate Credit Collections XXXX XXXX XXXX XXXX XXXX , NC XXXX Re : Acct # XXXX To Whom It May Concern : This letter is regarding account # XXXX , which you claim I owe {$750.00}. This is a formal notice that your claim is disputed.
I am requesting validation, made pursuant to the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act and the Fair Credit Reporting Act, along with the corresponding local state laws. Please note that I am requesting validation ; that is competent evidence bearing my signature, showing that I have ( or 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 your company or any company that you represent, for a debt that I dont owe, is a violation of the FCRA & FDCPA ; therefore 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 may result in small claims legal action against your company at my local venue. I would be seeking a minimum of {$1000.00} in damages per violation for : Defamation Negligent Enablement of Identity Fraud Violation of the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act ( including but not limited to Section 807-8 ) Violation of the Fair Credit Reporting Act ( including but not limited to Section 623-b ) 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.
My contact information is as follows : XXXX XXXX XXXX XXXX XXXX XXXX XXXX XXXX , NC XXXX P.S. Please be aware that dependent upon your response, I may be detailing any potential issues with your company via an online public press release, including documentation of any potential small claims action.
I sent this same letter on XXXX XXXX , 2017 certified with return signature, with no response

Company: DataMax Corporation

State/Zip: NC 283XX

Company Response to Complaint: Closed with explanation

Was Company Response Timely: Yes

Did Consumer Dispute Company Response: N/A

Complaint ID: 2590057

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