Date Received: 2017-11-07
Product: I do not know
Issue: Attempts to collect debt not owed
Consumer Consent Provided to Share Complaint: Consent provided
Consumer Complaint: In mid XX/XX/XXXX, I was contacted by this company about an outstanding balance from XXXX. This company stated my name, but gave an address that I havent previously lived at before. I filed a complaint with the BBB, explaining that I had not made the purchase, and asked for evidence. The company stopped contacting me, until today, XX/XX/XXXX. I once again stated that I had not made the purchase. The agent stated the same address that I had never lived at.
Company: STONELEIGH RECOVERY ASSOCIATES, LLC
State/Zip: UT 841XX
Company Response to Complaint: Closed with explanation
Was Company Response Timely: Yes
Did Consumer Dispute Company Response: N/A
Complaint ID: 2723480
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