Date Received: 2018-02-19T00:00:00
Product: Other debt
Issue: Attempts to collect debt not owed
Consumer Consent Provided to Share Complaint: Consent provided
Consumer Complaint: On XX/XX/XXXX, XX/XX/XXXX & XX/XX/XXXX- I mailed letters to XXXX XXXX requesting debt validation. Each time I was sent a copy of a bill from XXXX. I requested proof that i was the party to pay this debt, and requested proof that there is some contractual obligation binding me to pay, or something that bears my signature. I stated in the letter dated for XX/XX/XXXX and XX/XX/XXXX, that this was not a request for verification but a request for validation.
I requested the following items : -agreement with the client that grants you the authority to collect on this alleged debt -agreement that bears the signature of the alleged debtor where he/she agreed to pay the creditor -date alleged debt became payable -date of original charge-off or deliquency -verification that debt was assigned or sold to the collector XXXX XXXX has failed on 3 different occasions to provide me with this information.
Under the FDCPA, I have the right to debt validation. It is the debt collector responsibility to prove the account is really my responsibility and that the balance is accurate. In addition, the collection agency must also prove thaey have the legal right to collect this debt.
State/Zip: IA 528XX
Company Response to Complaint: Closed with explanation
Was Company Response Timely: Yes
Did Consumer Dispute Company Response: N/A
Complaint ID: 2818671
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