CFPB Complaint

ALLY FINANCIAL INC. – CFPB Complaint ID 2859085

Consumer Complaint Submission

Date Received: 2018-03-29T00:00:00

Product: Auto debt

Issue: Communication tactics

Consumer Consent Provided to Share Complaint: Consent provided

Consumer Complaint: Ally Financial illegally obtained my personal information, including cell phone number, to call me about a family member ‘s auto loan. They never identify themselves as Ally, that information was obtained by searching their phone number.
Ally is contacting others who are NOT related to the borrower.


State/Zip: NC 281XX

Company Response to Complaint: Closed with explanation

Was Company Response Timely: Yes

Did Consumer Dispute Company Response: N/A

Complaint ID: 2859085

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