I joined a program with Credit Advocates in August 2013.
As of November 2014 I have paid them $4,518.24 (Retainer Fee $900.00, Service Fee $1,452.32, Legal Admin Fee $800.00, Banking Fee $164.00 and Settlement Reserves Balance is $1,201.92).
They have settled one Creditor for me in September 2014 $225.83.
I have received many threatening phone calls, Summons and recently Garnishment of my wages, to stop this from happening I have to come up with $2,900.00 on top of the $4.518.32 I have already paid. If I had this sort of money lying around why did I enter into this program?
I would like to make a report to the Attorney General, any advice or supportive words would be appreciated.
My recommendation never enter into any program that offer BS promises and collect their fees up front and do not have your best interests at heart.
Consumer Action Taken:
They should not be in business.
Date This Problem Happened: August 1, 2013
State You Live in: New York
Age Range: 51-65
Total Amount of Fee Paid: $4518.32
Company Name: Credit Advocates Debt Resolution Firm
6973 West Commercial Blvd
Tamarac, Florida 33319
Company Telephone Number: 888-591-8036
Website of Company: creditadvocatesgroup.com
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