Date Received: 2017-07-28T00:00:00
Product: Debt settlement
Issue: Unexpected or other fees
Consumer Consent Provided to Share Complaint: Consent provided
Consumer Complaint: I called a company Elite Financial Services Inc. to consolidate my credit cards they send me a paper to sign, they amount they charging me is crazy. they are taking advantage of innocent people like me who are desparate going through financial problems, i hope they do n’t do to other people
Company: Elite Financial Services, Inc (MA)
State/Zip: MA 015XX
Company Response to Complaint: Closed with non-monetary relief
Was Company Response Timely: Yes
Did Consumer Dispute Company Response: N/A
Complaint ID: 2588382
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