Date Received: 2018-10-31

Product: Auto debt

Issue: Attempts to collect debt not owed

Consumer Consent Provided to Share Complaint: Consent provided

Consumer Complaint: On XX/XX/XXXX, I traded in my leased XXXX XXXX XXXX for a XXXX XXXX XXXX. XXXX XXXX XXXX XXXX agreed to pay off the XXXX lease, waive the lease termination fee because I was leasing another vehicle, and that any wear and tear was within the {$500.00} damage waiver. In approximately XX/XX/XXXX, I began receiving telephone calls from Stoneleigh Recovery Associates at home and at my place of business, purportedly relating to amounts owing on the XXXX lease. I was provided no documentation of any such purported debt and the burden was placed on me to obtain information of the amounts XXXX was seeking to collect. I contacted XXXX XXXX XXXX, who placed the burden on me to document that I relinquished the XXXX XXXX on XX/XX/XXXX in connection with leasing a new vehicle. I provided all documentation in my possession regarding the transaction, which shows that I traded in the XXXX XXXX for a new vehicle on XX/XX/XXXX. Nothwithstanding, XXXX XXXX XXXX demanded that I obtain the Vehicle Return Receipt from XXXX of XXXX XXXX, which provided a document falsely stating that the vehicle was returned on XX/XX/XXXX and identifying the ” dealer ” as XXXX XXXX XXXX, an entity I have never dealt with or even heard of. XXXX XXXX XXXX refuses to accept my documentation, refuses my requests to document ” excess wear and tear ” above the {$500.00} waiver, and in the meantime, I continue to be bombarded by phone calls from Stoneleigh Recovery Associates.


State/Zip: NY 105XX

Company Response to Complaint: Closed with explanation

Was Company Response Timely: Yes

Did Consumer Dispute Company Response: N/A

Complaint ID: 3061705

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