First Advantage LNS Inc. – CFPB Complaint 2018-04-23

Date Received: 2018-04-23

Product: I do not know

Issue: Written notification about debt

Consumer Consent Provided to Share Complaint: Consent provided

Consumer Complaint: On XX/XX/2018 I received an email from XXXX XXXX XXXX XXXX claiming I owed them {$1400.00}.

They have placed a collection on my credit report for that debt 5 years after I allegedly lived at this location.

The company has sent me several emails that attempt to make me settle or continue to have my credit score impacted.

I informed them I am disputing this debt and make no claim that this debt belongs to me. They refuse to remove this debt from my credit profile in an attempt to collect this debt that I have made clear that I DO NOT OWE.

Company: First Advantage LNS Inc.

State/Zip: SC 293XX

Company Response to Complaint: Closed with explanation

Was Company Response Timely: No

Did Consumer Dispute Company Response: N/A

Complaint ID: 2883967

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