Date Received: 2018-01-31T00:00:00
Product: Credit card debt
Issue: Attempts to collect debt not owed
Consumer Consent Provided to Share Complaint: Consent provided
Consumer Complaint: I am a victim of identity theft. MY Bank of America account # XXXX is not mine. It is only reporting on XXXX credit bureau. I have attached. a copy of the documents I sent to XXXX and they have yet to fix the issue. I need assistance ASAP please so I can refinance my home. Thank you in advance for your help.
Company: BANK OF AMERICA, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION
State/Zip: CA 951XX
Company Response to Complaint: Closed with explanation
Was Company Response Timely: Yes
Did Consumer Dispute Company Response: N/A
Complaint ID: 2798612
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