CFPB Complaint

AmeriCollect – CFPB Complaint

Consumer Complaint Submission

Date Received: 2018-09-08T00:00:00

Product: Medical debt

Issue: Communication tactics

Consumer Consent Provided to Share Complaint: Consent provided

Consumer Complaint: Below is a transcript of the messages I received, Hi this is XXXX from America debt I’m a debt collector ID number XXXX and this is an attempt to collect a debt and any information obtained will be used for that purpose you can reach me at XXXX or you can chat with me online at America ______ paid com I a.m. in the office Monday through Friday from XXXX XXXX to XXXX XXXX and Saturday from XXXX XXXX to XXXX XXXX again I a.m. a debt collector with the mayor _____ at XXXX if I have the wrong number please feel free to give me a call and let me know thank you Ive been contacted on multiple occasions both recently and also about two years ago. I thought the incident back then was a mistake. This is somehow connected to a security breach at a former employer of mine, XXXX XXXX XXXX. Theyre attempting to collect on behalf of a clinic for a pre-employment drug screening and when I mention XXXX they always want to end th call and apologize.

Company: AmeriCollect

State/Zip: WI 546XX

Company Response to Complaint: Closed with explanation

Was Company Response Timely: Yes

Did Consumer Dispute Company Response: N/A

Complaint ID: 3013539

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