PORTFOLIO RECOVERY ASSOCIATES INC – CFPB Complaint ID 2573734

Date Received: 2017-07-13T00:00:00

Product: Credit card debt

Issue: Attempts to collect debt not owed

Consumer Consent Provided to Share Complaint: Consent provided

Consumer Complaint: I previously asked my friend XXXX XXXX to type up & send this complaint for me and the company responded stating that you are not authorized to communicate with third parties without the appropriate authorization. The previous complaint # is XXXX. So here I decided to copy & paste the complaint ….

I noticed this account is on my credit report. I filled dispute with the credit bureau, the collection agency verified the debt to the credit bureau, so then I wanted them to verify this to me and the following is what has happened. 1. On XXXX XXXX, 2017 I requested from Portfolio Recovery, signed application & statements for the above referenced account. ( ATTACHED ) 2. On XXXX XXXX, 2017 Portfolio Recovery responded requesting I sent the request for substantiation to XXXX XXXX XXXX XXXX VA XXXX. On XXXX XXXX 2017 I resent the original request from XXXX XXXX, 2017 to XXXX XXXX XXXX XXXX VA XXXX ( ATTACHED ) 3. On XXXX XXXX 2017 I received statements from Portfolio Recovery, however they were sent with out the signed credit application, so I responded back you on XXXX XXXX, 2017 requesting signed application ( ATTACHED ) 4. XXXX XXXX, 2017 I sent another letter advising Portfolio Recovery the address on the statements is an address I have never lived before and requested a fraud packet from them ( ATTACHED ) 5. On XXXX XXXX, 2017 again Portfolio Recovery sent me the same letter sent on XXXX XXXX, 2017 instead of sending me the fraud packet I requested on my previous letter to them on XXXX.XXXX.2017 ( ATTACHED )

Company: PORTFOLIO RECOVERY ASSOCIATES INC

State/Zip: NY 113XX

Company Response to Complaint: Closed with explanation

Was Company Response Timely: Yes

Did Consumer Dispute Company Response: N/A

Complaint ID: 2573734

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