Date Received: 2017-09-28T00:00:00
Product: Other debt
Issue: Took or threatened to take negative or legal action
Consumer Consent Provided to Share Complaint: Consent provided
Consumer Complaint: On XXXX XXXX I paid an outstanding debt in the amount XXXX to XXXX collections. The debt was actually with a collection agency by the name of Credit Collection Services ( CCS ) located in XXXX MA XXXX.
When speaking with XXXX on XXXX XXXX and XXXX XXXX I could not get them to provide me direct proof that the debt was paid after I paid it in full. At that point I spoke with the collection department at XXXX cable directly. They stated that they would report to XXXX within XXXX hours that the debt was paid. I then spoke with CCS to ensure that once they received confirmation from XXXX that the debt was paid that they would provide me in writing the clearance of the debt. They would not do this.
I also requested the debt was removed completely from my credit report once paid as even if it shows as paid in full it still shows collection activity. They stated that XXXX does not allow them to report to delete the debt from my report.
I have disputed this debt with all three credit agencies.
I had dealt with another collection agency, XXXX XXXX receivables in XXXX Maryland, and they provided me with the same information requested from CCS within less than XXXX hours of paying the debt and it will be removed from my credit. XXXX XXXX Receivables WAS EXCELLENT!
Additionally I was informed by XXXX when I contacted them of a debt from XXXX that was owed. This debt is also placed with XXXX and I am concerned that they will try to reboot it reporting it on my credit, even though the debt is older than 7 years. I made no acknowledgement that this debt was mine.
Company: CCS Financial Services, Inc.
State/Zip: VA 236XX
Company Response to Complaint: Closed with explanation
Was Company Response Timely: Yes
Did Consumer Dispute Company Response: N/A
Complaint ID: 2687630
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