Slovin & Associates Co., LPA – CFPB Complaint

Date Received: 2018-06-13T00:00:00

Product: Other debt

Issue: Attempts to collect debt not owed

Consumer Consent Provided to Share Complaint: Consent provided

Consumer Complaint: Slovin and associates XXXX based in Ohio is a debt collector that garnished my wages on XX/XX/XXXX from my employer. I contacted them and they informed me they had a judgement from XX/XX/XXXX. I told them I was not aware of any court dates and have never signed for any certified letters from them. They said they were collecting for XXXX XXXX from a account I had back in XX/XX/XXXX that was closed XX/XX/XXXX. The account was closed due to XXXX overcharging customers for overdrafts and there was a class action settlement in XX/XX/XXXX that I was part of regarding XXXX unlawful banking frivolous overcharges. I submitted the correct paperwork to be in the lawsuit that was finalized in XX/XX/XXXX. I called XXXX on XX/XX/XXXX and told them about the debt collection agency putting a wage garnishment on my check and they said they never sold the debt to Slovin and associates they said XXXX XXXX XXXX bought the debt and XXXX XXXX went out of business and slovin and associates probably bought it from them. Slovin and associates said they don’t buy debt and they are collecting for XXXX. XXXX said my checking account was part of the settlement and slovin and associates should not be collecting for XXXX since it was paid out in the settlement the balance should be XXXX for overdraft charges. I was part of the XXXX XXXX dollar lawsuit in XX/XX/XXXX. I submitted my info to the XXXX web site inXX/XX/XXXX.

Company: Slovin & Associates Co., LPA

State/Zip: KY 402XX

Company Response to Complaint: Closed with explanation

Was Company Response Timely: Yes

Did Consumer Dispute Company Response: N/A

Complaint ID: 2934739

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