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PORTFOLIO RECOVERY ASSOCIATES INC – CFPB Complaint

By on October 7, 2017

Date Received: 2017-06-22T00:00:00

Product: Credit card debt

Issue: Attempts to collect debt not owed

Consumer Consent Provided to Share Complaint: Consent provided

Consumer Complaint: Just now finding out about this bill, My wife who is XXXX XXXX and always had XXXX problems since youth, evidently got a credit card in my and her name and made charges, during a XXXX XXXX. Since then she has hid the bills and kept the phone, with the ringer cut off, never wanting me to use it … constantly deleting messages. She stayed so upset, she tried not to let me know because part of her problem was she suffered from XXXX XXXX, because she constantly worried me and had hurt me before during her episodes. Her XXXX XXXX in the mornings were often over XXXX XXXX, and she clutched the phone deleting numbers and messages. Last Tuesday evening She literally left went to the nearest city and got on a bus to XXXX Arizona … I have not heard from her in 7 days and feel she is in possible danger. She is one of the sweetest people I have ever known, even with all her problems. She was a person who could not tell the truth because she felt so excessively. I did not question her because it has in the past trigger episodes, she has been under Doctors care for year, including XXXX care. This evening I get home and see the phone completely fill with their calls and messages … .and I see why she left, her state was so bad her life had become endangered. If she had n’t left she would have died from XXXX. I am ashamed to think there are humans on this planet so hungry over a dollar. This bill was unknown by by me and now it will be paid, I have never really needed credit and have never charged anything on a card that could’nt be paid off in full by the end of the month.

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Company: PORTFOLIO RECOVERY ASSOCIATES INC

State/Zip: VA 241XX

Company Response to Complaint: Closed with non-monetary relief

Was Company Response Timely: Yes

Did Consumer Dispute Company Response: N/A

Complaint ID: 2555880

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