CFPB Complaint


Consumer Complaint Submission

Date Received: 2018-07-23T00:00:00

Product: Credit card debt

Issue: Attempts to collect debt not owed

Consumer Consent Provided to Share Complaint: Consent provided

Consumer Complaint: For approximately 6-months, I have attempted to resolve a ” Collections ” matter with XXXX XXXX C/O XXXX XXXX XXXX XXXX XXXX XXXX XXXX, South Carolina XXXX. Currently, XXXX XXXX is attempting to extort approximately {$8700.00} from me. I have repeatedly sent formal letters to XXXX XXXX demanding account proof of ownership. To-date, XXXX XXXX provided a copy of the first page of the monthly credit card statement dated XX/XX/XXXX. Moreover, statement did not identify me as the owner, albeit statement listed a former address. Pursuant of the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, 15 USC 1692g Section 809 ( b ), XXXX XXXX must provide the original credit application with my signature, individual signed receipts for ” ALL ” merchandise purchased and name, address, phone number and account number of ” ORIGINAL ” creditor. I spoke to XXXX XXXX representative i, e, XXXX XXXX on XX/XX/XXXX @ XXXX. I was told ” We are not required to provide detailed account information i.e. Original Application etc. ” I demanded all documentation in XXXX XXXX ‘s custody. After exchanging expletives, XXXX XXXX representative hung up the phone. Finally, I attempted to contact Bank of America ; however, account number provided by XXXX XXXX is inaccurate.


State/Zip: VA 223XX

Company Response to Complaint: Closed with explanation

Was Company Response Timely: Yes

Did Consumer Dispute Company Response: N/A

Complaint ID: 2971229

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