Date Received: 2017-10-09T00:00:00
Product: Credit card debt
Issue: Attempts to collect debt not owed
Consumer Consent Provided to Share Complaint: Consent provided
Consumer Complaint: I Received a Letter from Roach & Murtha Attorney AT law PC. Stating that they are collection a debt The accounts XXXX XXXX XXXX for the Original Creditor XXXX XXXX XXXX. Index Number XXXX. I advised the company that i do n’t know anything about this Debt. This is a fraudulent account, I never opened this account or made any charges with this card or company. I do not know anything about this debt.
Company: Roach & Murtha, P.C.
State/Zip: NY 111XX
Company Response to Complaint: Closed with explanation
Was Company Response Timely: Yes
Did Consumer Dispute Company Response: N/A
Complaint ID: 2697270
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