CFPB Complaint

Stephen Einstein & Associates, P.C. – CFPB Complaint

Consumer Complaint Submission

Date Received: 2018-12-22T00:00:00.000

Product: I do not know

Issue: Took or threatened to take negative or legal action

Consumer Consent Provided to Share Complaint: Consent provided

Consumer Complaint: I received a certified letter dated XX/XX/2018 on or about the date of XX/XX/2018 from the Office of the XXXX County, NY Sheriff Civil Enforcement Section that an Income Execution directs me to pay 10 % of my gross income until the amount of {$1900.00} is paid off. The Letter states the first payment is due NO LATER then 20 days from the date of the letter-XX/XX/2018 and if I do not pay they will contact my Employer and garnish my wages. The Letter has the Creditor as XXXX XXXX XXXX XXXX XXXX whoich never sent me a judgement letter or other letters about a lawsuit and also has listed an Attorney Stephen Einstein from Stephen Einstein & Associates, PC in New York, NY which I have Never spoken to or received any legal documents from them. The filed this judgement without my knowledge and without serving me court papers or shown any proof of this debt- what it is, who it is from as I have never made a purchase from either of the entities who have filed a judgement against me or provided proof of debt or ownership of debt.

I was not sent a letter of Judgment, or Served any documents or court papers regarding this amount.I do not know who the company which filed a judgement against me is and have not been provided any documents prior to the Income Execution and letter from the Sheriff ‘s Department demanding payment. The date the first payment they want from me is before I received the letter as well.

Included with the Sheriff letter was the income Execution from the Supreme Court Of The State Of New York County Of XXXX with my name as the judgement Debtor. This is the first time I received any communication about a judgment and I do not know who the company is that states I owe them money. I have never done business or spoken with to my knowledge of the people who want to Garnish my wages and make me pay them 10 % of my weekly gross income for a debt from a company I have no knowledge about or have taken steps to prove I owe this debt. And have my day in court to fight it. I have no clue who these people are.

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Company: Stephen Einstein & Associates, P.C.

State/Zip: NY

Company Response to Complaint: Closed with explanation

Was Company Response Timely: Yes

Did Consumer Dispute Company Response: N/A

Complaint ID: 3107915

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