Is Clear Blue Debt Solutions and Synergy Debt Group in Canada Really Run by Tim McCallan and Americorp?

A tipster (send in your tips here) sent me in some information that showed members of AmeriCorp and Intermark Media. You can click on the images below for a bigger view.

Pictured (l-r), Back row: Americorp, Ed D’Rozario, Intermark, Joe Hogya, Intermark, Wil Schmidt, Americorp, Ryan Gallagher. Second row; Intermark, Joanna Thalassinos, Intermark, Stefanie Favicchio, Americorp, Maria Napolitano, Americorp, Kathryn Doherty, and Americorp, Jeanette Briscoe. Front row, Americorp, Chris Kelly and Tim McCallan, Founder & President of both companies.

Pictured, (l-r) Americorp, Chris Kelly, EAC Program Coordinator of Meals on Wheels, Susanne Schmidt, EAC Regional Director of Senior & Nutritional Services, Carol O’Neill, Americorp and Intermark Media, Founder & President, Tim McCallan, EAC Outreach Assistant of Hempstead Senior Center, Nellie Ferdinand, EAC Food & Nutrition volunteer, Delma Marshall and EAC Executive Vice President, Rebecca Bell.

The posting (source) describes Tim McCallan as president of both AmeriCorp and Intermark Media. Intermark Media was recently targeted by the FTC.

Yesterday I wrote about Clear Blue Debt Solutions which is selling advanced fee debt settlement services to residents of Canada. An allegation had been made that the company was related to Tim McCallan’s activities and his relationship to Vortex Debt Group.

Overnight I remembered seeing something that linked Clear Blue Debt Solutions to Syosset, NY, the home of AmeriCorp.

Sure enough, there was this press release that linked Clear Blue Debt Solutions to Syosset, NY. And not just Syosset, but also the exact same zip code as AmeriCorp.

Alex Vinicombe
PO Box 168
Syosset, New York 11791-0168

A little more digging found that Clear Blue Debt Solutions is actually a registered New York Corporation with the address of:

CLEAR BLUE DEBT SOLUTIONS, INC.
57 IRA ROAD
P.O. BOX 168
SYOSSET, NEW YORK, 11791 – Source

It turns out the street address is a UPS Store. – Source

Alex Vinicombe, who wrote and/or sent out that press release for Clear Blue Debt Solutions says he is the director of customer services for, guess who, AmeriCorp.

It was just reported to me that according to the State of Delaware, Clear Blue Debt Solutions Inc. is incorporated in that state and the Officer, President, and Director for the company are none other than Timothy McCallan. Synergy Debt Group is also incorporated in Delaware, and the Officer, President, and Director for that company is Tim’s employee Wendy Manzo.

See also  Tim McCallan and His Intermark Communications Sued by Bank of America

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12 thoughts on “Is Clear Blue Debt Solutions and Synergy Debt Group in Canada Really Run by Tim McCallan and Americorp?”

  1. This is an out right scam. I paid in to it for some time as I had been made to believe if I opt out I get all my money back. The bought in because I was promised a settlement that was way lower than what I could get on my own. Long story short, I later decided to opt out and that’s when the real truth came out. They’d assess my situation in a week and let me know how much refund I’d be getting! what?!
    A month later I called and was promised to hear from them in another week. I carry my phone all the time but this time I found a direct voicemail. My check was in the mail the voicemail said. $115 was all i got back! after all those withdrawals!
    And not one settlement negotiated.

    It for sure is a scam for paying out for no service. That’s the definition. I don’t care much how nice the man and his wife are. They lie for money!

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  2. Yes, I worked for this company for 18 months and everything that I have read above is so true. They are home based in New York under a different name and have a company in Melbourne Florida.  They tell the employees how beneficial they are to the consumer and how much they are helping their customers and when the employee figures out the scam and confronts their so called management staff then they are fired.   They changed the compensation package three times in 18 months as to how they pay the employees, which is based on how many calls that you receive vs. how many that you can enroll into the “so called” debt relief program.  They take the first payment as their so called fees and then there are attorneys fees etc etc…no money every goes to the creditors.  The owner Tim McCallan, and his wife Jeanne, have run this scam form NY to Florida to California and keep changing the name of the company.  They have also been sited by the Labor Board in two of the states they have operated in for not paying overtime and expecting their employees to clock out after the 8 hour work day but yet contimue to work off the clock til their quota has been met or suffer the threat of dismisal.  Tim and Jeannie McCallan is associated with Americorp in NY (Corp Office) The Achievable, now called The Vortex Group in Florida, the attorneys for these two companies during the 18 months was about 4 different groups, I recall Allegro Law but I can not remember the other 3 firms and then come to find out it was Tim and Jeannie’s own customer service doing the negotiation and not attorneys at all…It is such a scam and the sorry thing is that they are still in business in Melbourne.Some of my clients had my cell phone number and have kept in touch with me and told me horror stories of how they have not only have a loss in their credit card debt but have lossed their homes as well because after I left they started a “Loan Modification” scam and rolled it all into one big account and the client loosing thousands of dollars…it is so sad how people like them can look in the mirrror or sleep at night.  They will have to answer to their maker one day…but in the meantime somone should put them out of business.  I do understand they are now operating under another name as well that is also a scam in colon cleanse…now you tell me what colon cleaning and credit card negociation has in common…both are Full of S##T!   I an serious…I live here and can go and take a picture of the so called “call center” to show you how fifthy the palce is and what kind of people work there…the guy named Brian in so many of the complaints below has to continue to work there as he has 5 or 6 children to feed and he also at one time worked as a bartender on the week-ends…I think he is one of the ones that had a high school education at least…maybe.

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