Date Received: 2018-01-18T00:00:00
Product: Credit card debt
Issue: Attempts to collect debt not owed
Consumer Consent Provided to Share Complaint: Consent provided
Consumer Complaint: XXXX XXXX is charging me for a credit card that I had identity theft on … I lost my pocketbook and however the person that stole my credit card … put some purchases on my credit account with XXXX credit card..I have file a police report to have this item removed
Company: STERLING JEWELERS, INC.
State/Zip: NC 278XX
Company Response to Complaint: Closed with explanation
Was Company Response Timely: Yes
Did Consumer Dispute Company Response: N/A
Complaint ID: 2785673
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