Date Received: 2018-10-22T00:00:00
Product: Other debt
Issue: Written notification about debt
Consumer Consent Provided to Share Complaint: Consent provided
Consumer Complaint: CHOICE RECOVERY needs to produce Documents provided in response to requests for production or in support of responses regarding the alleged account, what is the name and address of the alleged Original Creditor, if different from the Debt Collector. They are report account that I am not aware of. I was a victim of ID theft and have been report any new or old accounts I do not recognize. Did the Debt collector purchase the alleged account from a previous Debt Collector.If the transfer rights regarding the alleged account were by negotiation, was the alleged account taken for value? How long has this account been in a collection status.I have requested that CHOICE RECOVERY Stop calling my phone over a Debt that I do not owe to their company. Pursuant to the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, 15 U.S.C. Section 805., you are hereby notified to CEASE AND DESIST all further communication with me in regard to the referenced debt. Failure to abide by this law will result in a complaint being filed against you with the Federal Trade Commission, the Attorney General of both your state and mine, and also your own company management. I also the right to file suit against you for any future violations of this law. I will record any and all phone calls if you fail to comply with this CEASE AND DESIST. Fair Debt collection Practices Act, 15 USC 1692 Sec. 809 ( b ) If the consumer notifies the deb collector in writing within the thirty-day period described in subsection ( a ) that the debt, or any portion thereof, is disputed, or that the consumer requests the name and address of the original creditor, the debt collector shall cease collection of the debt, or any disputed portion thereof, until the debt collector obtains verification of the debt or any copy of a judgment, or the name and address of the original creditor, and a copy of such verification or judgment, or name and address of the original creditor, is mailed to the consumer by the debt collector. This would include affidavits since said records or documents upon which your office has sent are not original and not admitted into evidence or attached to the complaint or affidavit.
Company: Choice Recovery, Inc.
State/Zip: OH 432XX
Company Response to Complaint: Closed with explanation
Was Company Response Timely: Yes
Did Consumer Dispute Company Response: N/A
Complaint ID: 3053345
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