Date Received: 2017-10-06T00:00:00
Product: Payday loan debt
Issue: Attempts to collect debt not owed
Consumer Consent Provided to Share Complaint: Consent provided
Consumer Complaint: Recently I checked my credit report due to all the credit bureau breaches and mishaps. Upon reviewing my credit report Ad Astra Recovery XXXX is listed on my credit report from 2012. I do not own this account and it is not mine. I have called Ad Astra to correct the incorrect info listed on my credit report to no avail. I have never received any written information from this company and I am being held financially accountable for an account that is not mine.
Company: Ad Astra Recovery Services Inc
State/Zip: TX 761XX
Company Response to Complaint: Closed with explanation
Was Company Response Timely: Yes
Did Consumer Dispute Company Response: N/A
Complaint ID: 2695087
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