Date Received: 2018-12-06T00:00:00.000

Product: Credit card debt

Issue: Took or threatened to take negative or legal action

Consumer Consent Provided to Share Complaint: Consent provided

Consumer Complaint: On XX/XX/XXXX two of my family members were contacted by XXXX XXXX to inform me that I should be home to sign for a package on XX/XX/XXXX The packeage was to arrive in between XXXX XXXX and XXXX. ( No package arrived ) I got the number that they left with my brother, so I called. I talked to a XXXX XXXX. He said that my outstanding debt from HSBC bank is going to be taken to court and I was being sued in a few days if I don’t settle. This debt, which I do not recall ; is supposedly from XXXX. The total is {$2800.00} with late fees and other charges. The original debt supposedly was XXXX. They said I could file for hardship and pay less then what the original amount due. I did not pay or agree to pay anything. I told him I wanted to investigate this matter further. Mr. XXXX said I had to the end of Thursday XX/XX/XXXX to get back in touch with him or the suit will be filed. I feel this is a scam and had a similar call from a company in the beginning of XXXX for the same HSBC bank in wich I paid over {$700.00} to clear. I also feel this was a scam by a different scammer.


State/Zip: PA

Company Response to Complaint: Closed with explanation

Was Company Response Timely: Yes

Did Consumer Dispute Company Response: N/A

Complaint ID: 3092764

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