Date Received: 2018-10-16T00:00:00
Product: Medical debt
Issue: Attempts to collect debt not owed
Consumer Consent Provided to Share Complaint: Consent provided
Consumer Complaint: On XX/XX/18 I requested written validation of this debt in accordance with the provisions of The Fair Debt Collection Practices Act. I sent this letter certified mail XXXX XXXX XXXX XXXX XXXX. I received nothing, the statute requires a debt collector, not the creditor, to mail the verification to the consumer. The reporting credit company is not acting in fair manner
Company: Arbor Professional Solutions, Inc.
Company Response to Complaint: Closed with explanation
Was Company Response Timely: Yes
Did Consumer Dispute Company Response: N/A
Complaint ID: 3047542
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