CFPB Complaint

Convergent Resources, Inc. – CFPB Complaint 2018-05-31

Consumer Complaint Submission

Date Received: 2018-05-31

Product: Other debt

Issue: Attempts to collect debt not owed

Consumer Consent Provided to Share Complaint: Consent provided

Consumer Complaint: I sent a debt validation letter to XXXX XXXX for a second time demanding validation of this debt. The original creditor is XXXX and the account was opened in Pennsylvania. I have never had a residence in Pennsylvania nor have I, or anyone that I know, ever resided at the address on the bill that the collection agency has sent me. I have never been associated with any of the phone numbers listed on the bill either. I also have never had cell service with XXXX. The collection agency keeps sending me copies of bills and to my knowledge, that is not an acceptable form of validation. I believe this account was opened in my name without my knowledge or permission. I am in the process of attempting to purchase my first home and need this issue resolved ASAP.

Company: Convergent Resources, Inc.

State/Zip: TX 752XX

Company Response to Complaint: Closed with explanation

Was Company Response Timely: Yes

Did Consumer Dispute Company Response: N/A

Complaint ID: 2921960

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