Date Received: 2017-11-04T00:00:00
Product: I do not know
Issue: Communication tactics
Consumer Consent Provided to Share Complaint: Consent provided
Consumer Complaint: I keep getting calls from ERC ( XXXX ) asking for someone like XXXX XXXX ( the name is unusual. ) I have told them I am not associated with any such person, have never known anyone with such a name and to please disassociate my number from her overdue account. They apologize, say they will remove my number from her account, and then call me again the following month!
State/Zip: KS 671XX
Company Response to Complaint: Closed with explanation
Was Company Response Timely: Yes
Did Consumer Dispute Company Response: N/A
Complaint ID: 2720598
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