Date Received: 2017-10-05T00:00:00
Product: Credit card debt
Issue: Communication tactics
Consumer Consent Provided to Share Complaint: Consent provided
Consumer Complaint: I Received a call XXXX XXXX, XXXX at XXXX from XXXX in regards to a XXXX XXXX XXXX account that is XXXX XXXX XXXX from Glass Mountain Capital XXXX XXXX XXXX XXXX XXXX # XXXX, XXXX XXXX IL XXXX, XXXX XXXX. I informed the representative that I am willing to settle the account for XXXX of the original debt. The representative then transferred the call to someone who could arrange this payment. I then began to discuss the same guidelines with the next representative. She then informed me that see could see my existing credit card with other establishments with Balances of XXXX and XXXX XXXX dollars. Which I believe to be a violation of the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act ( FDCPA ). I have never heard of a company leveraging existing account to force a payment from a client. I hung up and called the company back and asked to speak to an supervisor who refused to provide me with the information needed to reach out to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. I asked where the received their license to collect debt so that I may call and lodge a complaint. The supervisor dismissed my request and transferred me yet again to another unhelpful representative who could not and would not answer any question I had with regard to their practices or licenses. I ultimately received the CFPB from a fellow professional who was absolutely shocked by the manner in which this was handled.
Company: Glass Mountain Capital, LLC
State/Zip: OH 432XX
Company Response to Complaint: Closed with explanation
Was Company Response Timely: Yes
Did Consumer Dispute Company Response: N/A
Complaint ID: 2693773
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