Date Received: 2018-08-24T00:00:00
Product: Credit card debt
Issue: Took or threatened to take negative or legal action
Consumer Consent Provided to Share Complaint: Consent provided
Consumer Complaint: A company calling themselves XXXX XXXX XXXX contacted me about a very old credit card debt, long gone from my credit report, perhaps 9-12 years old. They said I was going to get served for court and face charges if I didn’t pay. As it turns out they are trying to collect on the very same old debt another company just got me to pay off. I believe I have been scammed. Now this second company keeps calling my cellphone, my work phone and my mothers phone. They know my address and other information as well. A man who is calling himself ” Investigator XXXX ” keeps calling me at work. Initially I did speak with him and he was telling me I Need to reverse the charges with the other company and submit payment to them instead. The first company, the one I did pay is calling themselves XXXX XXXX XXXX XXXX. I will be filing a report about them as well because they too appear to be using illegal tactics.
I am going to see an attorney regarding both companies next week
Company: CITIBANK, N.A.
State/Zip: CT 063XX
Company Response to Complaint: Closed with explanation
Was Company Response Timely: Yes
Did Consumer Dispute Company Response: N/A
Complaint ID: 3001325
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