Is this real? Why would they text me? They also said if I don’t contact them back in 48 hours I would be arrested. Is this legit?
I talked to some woman that ran up one side of me and down the other claiming they have me on video writing a bad check in in Texas
If you know you don’t owe a debt and you think the call was from a fake debt collector, you can follow the steps listed in the blog post.
I got a call from some place calling themselves the Financial Crimes Unit. The problem is that I was living in Connecticut at that time. She rattled off the license plate numbers of my cars and my wife’s car. Then told me if I didn’t pay $5000 right now they were going to have me prosecuted in Texas. And that there would be a warrant issued for my arrest and I would get extradited to Texas. I asked for proof since I was no way near Texas at the time. She just kept threatening to issue a warrant for my arrest and blah blah blah. I hung up on her. The number that called me was and they had even left me voicemail one other time telling me to call back at .
You can report this to the FTC at The details you give will go into a database that law enforcement uses for investigations.
Just got a call from 1-855-968-0625 . From CMS central mediation services a guy named David Redfield. I asked for something in writing so that i will know and have proof of where my money is going. He said they cant so i asked for a manager he said he is busy call back tgen he said they will ONLY send me proof when its PAID IN FULL AND PROCEEDED TO HANG UP ON ME.
I got a text from 2026187909 saying they were with the financial crime enforcement network saying I owe $550 from a $300 payday loan
These people have called my ex-husband saying they have “bad information” and payday loans West Virginia can’t reach me, and of course he handed over ALL of my info to them. What can I do about that?? Anything?? He will do anything to ruin me and he says he is using this for court in our custody case. He says it depicts my character when I haven’t done anything, actually have filed Ch. 7 and cleaned everything up, and now this. It’s insane. How can we stop these frauds?
If you owe a debt, ask the debt collector in writing to give you written proof of the debt. It’s against the law for a company to not give you proof of the debt.
The FTC’ s article Debt Collection has information about your rights. Report problems you have with a debt collector to your state Attorney General’s office, the Federal Trade Commission, and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
If you know you don’t owe a debt, the callers may be fake debt collectors. This FTC article has tips on dealing with fake debt collectors.
The FTC also published a list of banned debt collectors. The list shows companies and people who are banned, by federal court orders, from participating in the business of debt collection.
So I haven’t read all the entry and I’m having a hard time finding info on this. I have a company called State Wide Mediation calling me. Mind you they have never called me. A lady by the name Alex Black! Said she was an investigator looking for me she called My work and my wife. When ask to give me validation of debut in writingthey said they would only do that since they are not a debut collector but a mediator. Is this true is there a difference between a mediation group and a debut collector!