Date Received: 2018-09-17
Product: Other debt
Issue: False statements or representation
Consumer Consent Provided to Share Complaint: Consent provided
Consumer Complaint: I sent XXXX XXXX a request for validation letter. I specifically asked the company to provide me with the following : Agreement with your client that grants you the authority to collect on this alleged debt.
Agreement that bears the signature of the alleged debtor wherein he/she agreed to pay the creditor.
Any insurance claims been made by any creditor regarding this account.
Any Judgments obtained by any creditor regarding this account.
Name and address of alleged creditor.
Name on file of alleged debtor.
Alleged account number.
Address on file for alleged debtor.
Amount of alleged debt.
Date this alleged debt became payable.
Date of original charge off or delinquency.
Verification that this debt was assigned or sold to collector.
Complete accounting of alleged debt.
Commission for debt collector if collection efforts are successful.
The company did not provide the name and address of the bonding agent for <
I am requesting XXXX XXXX delete this account from my credit file. Failure to do so will result in legal action against the company.
Respectfully, XXXX XXXX. XXXX
Company: Convergent Resources, Inc.
State/Zip: IL 606XX
Company Response to Complaint: Closed with explanation
Was Company Response Timely: Yes
Did Consumer Dispute Company Response: N/A
Complaint ID: 3020957
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