CFPB Complaint


Consumer Complaint Submission

Date Received: 2017-12-26T00:00:00

Product: Credit card debt

Issue: Communication tactics

Consumer Consent Provided to Share Complaint: Consent provided

Consumer Complaint: On XX/XX/XXXX I received a phone call to my home landline phone ( XXXX ) from a gentleman requesting I pay XXXX owed to XXXX XXXX. Also that they could negotiate a lesser amount or take payments. I informed him that I did owe a debt 20 plus years ago but that it had been written off. I asked him to cease and desist all communication with me. On XX/XX/XXXX I received a second phone call to my cell phone from a lady over the same debt. Again I told her to cease and desist communication. She told me she would move my file. While I was on the phone with her my son in Texas received a call looking for me over same account. Then we come to XX/XX/XXXX I had a voice mail on my landline and cell regarding they were tracing my identity to get a hold of me.


State/Zip: OK 740XX

Company Response to Complaint: Closed with explanation

Was Company Response Timely: Yes

Did Consumer Dispute Company Response: N/A

Complaint ID: 2763730

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