Date Received: 2017-10-20
Product: Other debt
Issue: Attempts to collect debt not owed
Consumer Consent Provided to Share Complaint: Consent provided
Consumer Complaint: I received a letter from Allied International Credit Corp, XXXX XXXX XXXX XXXX XXXX, XXXX, VA XXXX XXXX The letter is a debt collection letter with threats on taking the debt to court if not paid immediately. However the letter does not give any details on what the debt is for. It only states its an XXXX purchase debt. I checked with XXXX and I do not owe any money hence this is a fraudulent letter and fraudulent debt claim.
I ‘m filing a complaint in hopes to help others that may receive a notice like this.
Company: Allied International Credit Corp., (US)
State/Zip: GA 309XX
Company Response to Complaint: Closed with explanation
Was Company Response Timely: Yes
Did Consumer Dispute Company Response: N/A
Complaint ID: 2707362
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