Date Received: 2018-10-03
Product: Credit card debt
Issue: Attempts to collect debt not owed
Consumer Consent Provided to Share Complaint: Consent provided
Consumer Complaint: This company has a number of accounts they have been contacting me about. The accounts have my name but I have contacted the banks who issued these credit accounts but the banks verified the social security number does not match my social security number. I have contacted this collection company via email, fax and US mail alerting them to this. The company responded to two of the accounts after I filed disputes with the three major credit bureaus and closed those collections because the credit bureaus were able to match the social security did not match. This collection company has four additional accounts open in collections that are not mine. After alerting this company of this they refuse to verify the social security number and continue to contact me via numerous phone calls and mail. XXXX XXXX XXXX have contacted me from thirty-two different phone numbers over the past four months. Even after being contacted that these accounts do not belong to me and to please verify the social number they have refused to listen to me and continue to harass me. They have also filed two civil actions in court under my name but wrong social security number.
Company: Pollack & Rosen, P.A.
Company Response to Complaint: Closed with explanation
Was Company Response Timely: Yes
Did Consumer Dispute Company Response: N/A
Complaint ID: 3036697
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