Date Received: 2018-11-17
Product: Medical debt
Issue: Attempts to collect debt not owed
Consumer Consent Provided to Share Complaint: Consent provided
Consumer Complaint: These accounts with your company have been reported to my credit report fraudulently …. I have been dealing with issues of identity theft where someone has been using other people addresses to open fraudulent accounts these accounts that I recently discovered are on my credit file and need to be removed asap from an XXXX XXXX XXXX. I got their information the first of XX/XX/2018 and have been mailing them advising them of this issue and they have not responded or removed this fake accounts and they are out of compliance and continue to report information that they know not to be correct
Company: DataMax Corporation
State/Zip: NC 274XX
Company Response to Complaint: Closed with explanation
Was Company Response Timely: Yes
Did Consumer Dispute Company Response: N/A
Complaint ID: 3077258
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