Colony Brands, Inc. – CFPB Complaint 2017-08-17

Date Received: 2017-08-17

Product: Other debt

Issue: Attempts to collect debt not owed

Consumer Consent Provided to Share Complaint: Consent provided

Consumer Complaint: My purse was stolen a few years back with all my personal indentification and other belonging inside of it. As a result I believe this account was opened because I had no idea of the account until one day when a package came that was returned to the post office to send back to sender. I called XXXX ‘s multiple times informing them of the inaccuracies and the rep mentioned that I would still be responsible for the shipping and late fees which I refuse to pay being that the account was fraudulent opened and their merchandise was returned. I have a police report to prove my purse being stolen causing identifying theft to be possible.

Company: Colony Brands, Inc.

State/Zip: GA 300XX

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Company Response to Complaint: Untimely response

Was Company Response Timely: No

Did Consumer Dispute Company Response: N/A

Complaint ID: 2624959

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