Inter Next Technologies, Inc., Internet Marketing Services, Reno, NV
Call (Toll Free)
(800)-601-1579
Community Area
Get FREE Counseling




*


Helpful Resources
Community
Popular Discussions
Creditmagic Twitter
Credit on Facebook

Collection Letters for Account not on Credit Report

Post reply  Start a topic
Author Message
Options
Print this topic
Invite a friend
Email this topic
  Bookmark online
Add to del.icio.us
Add to YahooMyWeb
 
lmerge



Joined: 16 Jan 2009
lmerge's page
Posts: 1



56 Magic Points

Subject: Collection Letters for Account not on Credit Report
 
Posted on Fri Jan 16, 2009 5:36 pm  

I have been receiving letters of collection from no less than 10 different CAs for an account that isn't even on my credit report and I have three years of reports from all three agencies to back this up. If one of these CAs decided to sue, what are the odds they would be successful? FYI, I am in MN and the SOL is 6 years, which to me means that if it isn't my credit report it is more than 7 years old.
anthony

anthony

Joined: 31 Jul 2006
anthony's page
Posts: 516



13609 Magic Points

 
Posted on Sat Jan 17, 2009 7:12 am  

Hi Imerge
The creditors may not list their names in the credit report against the debt at the first instance. They have send you collection letters and so you should ask for validation of the debt first. Send Debt validation letters to the 10 collection agencies separately by certified mail with return receipt. If they can validate the debt properly, come to settlement plans and pay it off, else if they report it to the credit bureaus, your credit score may fall. You can find sample debt validation letters if you visit the link letters of credit
_________________
Anthony Marx

A positive attitude is not achieved by turning a blind eye to the negative, but rather by responding to every situation in the most positive way possible.
Justin

Justin

Joined: 17 Jul 2006
Justin's page
Posts: 1238



28944 Magic Points

 
Posted on Sat Jan 17, 2009 7:30 am  

If you send debt validation letters to the collection agencies, they cannot sue you to the court before they validate your debt. However, if they sue you without validating the debt, and you prove it in the court by showing them the return receipt which you got while asking for debt validation, they cannot bring judgment against you to recover the debt. Moreover, if the SOL has expired, the creditor cannot bring judgment against you.
_________________
All the Best Smile
Justin
goodnatured



Joined: 03 Nov 2007
goodnatured's page
Posts: 3931



538 Magic Points

 
Posted on Sun Jan 18, 2009 5:17 am  

Keep in mind that if they file suit one day before the statute of limitations expires it will put a freeze on it. I have a collection agency suing me and that is exactly what happened to me. They filed suit one month before the statute of limitations expired. It is like they lay in wait and then when you least expect it, wham, the case is filed in your local court.
_________________
Goodnatured,
http://cashinpocket.synthasite.com/
for all the ways I make $$ online
http://www.crazymonkeygold.com/members/register.php?ref=fedupinpa
Mary

Mary

Joined: 06 Jul 2006
Mary's page
Posts: 684



17426 Magic Points

 
Posted on Tue Jan 20, 2009 11:30 am  

Hi Imerge
If the creditors sue you to the court and prove that you owe the debt, they can bring judgment against you either to garnish your bank account or your wage. Now, if you can prove in the court that the statute of limitation on the debts have expired, the creditors cannot bring judgment against you. If you receive a summon, always file a response to the summon else a default judgment may be brought against you. If the seven years on the debt has already expired, then the SOL has also expired. So do not pay them even a small amount. If you do so the SOL will restart and you may be required to pay the entire outstanding debt.
_________________
Where there's a will, there's a way !!
JamieGirl
Guest






Subject: Collection Letter for Old Debt Not on Credit Report
 
Posted on Thu Jun 03, 2010 4:18 pm  

I received a letter 2 days ago from the "Law Office of Thomas Landis, Esq." stating that I owed and outstanding debt of approx. $2400. This supposed debt is not on any of my credit reports (from all 3 companies) even though they claim I have owed this money since 1998. From what I understand, the maximum statute of limitations is 10 years on credit card debt. The gentleman I spoke with said the debt was not reported until 2001 and then got really argumentative - stating that "just because it has been more than 10 years doesn't mean you don't owe money. what do you think it is? free money?" I told him that I thought he was being argumentative and I was simply saying that I do not owe this debt, it was settled a long time ago, and even if I did, they were illegally trying to collect it and I would be informing the FTC and the state attorney general's office and hung up.
Should I still send a DV letter? or what step should I take next?
Aaron

Aaron

Joined: 08 Feb 2010
Aaron's page
Posts: 2632



48565 Magic Points

Subject: collection agency
 
Posted on Fri Jun 04, 2010 10:32 am  

Hi JamieGirl,

First pull a copy of your credit report. Check if this collection agency is listed there on the credit report. If you find the collection agency on your credit report, you can send them a debt validation letter through certified mail, requesting a return receipt.

If the collection agency is not there on your report, you can simply ask them to stop harassing you, else you can sue them. File a complaint with the Federal Trade Commission, and your State Attorney General.

Thanks,

Aaron
_________________
Keep in touch Smile
JamieGirl
Guest






Subject: collection agency
 
Posted on Fri Jun 04, 2010 3:38 pm  

Hey Aaron --
I ran my credit report (the free annual credit report that everyone gets each year through the government) for all three credit reporting agencies and it's not listed on any of them. So I should just send a C&D letter and go on with my merry life? That's awesome. And I'll do that as soon as I get ink in my printer...
Aaron

Aaron

Joined: 08 Feb 2010
Aaron's page
Posts: 2632



48565 Magic Points

Subject: collection agency
 
Posted on Sat Jun 05, 2010 8:07 am  

Hi Jamie,

If the collection agency is not there on any of your credit reports, you should do nothing. You don't have to either validate or dispute or send cease and desist letter. Wait for some days, and see if the collection agency tries to call you. If they starts harassing you over the phone, you may send them a cease and desist letter through certified mail, requesting a return receipt.

Thanks,

Aaron
_________________
Keep in touch Smile
Vin
Guest






Subject: Collection
 
Posted on Wed Apr 03, 2013 8:08 pm  

I've received a couple of call from an agency saying that I owe money, I'm in trouble and that I missed a court date. They actually spoke to my wife and other family members but never to me. This debt is more then 10 years old and either has been written of or settled. I have not called them back but today I received a message at work. What should I do??
Gerry Whitfield
Guest






 
Posted on Thu Apr 04, 2013 3:56 am  

Check the court dockets first. Secondly, check the SOL period in your state too. Are you sure that the debt is settled? Can you prove it with proper documents?
latin girlspcb
Guest






 
Posted on Fri Aug 02, 2019 3:29 pm  

Study finds online daters choose wrong employees due to 'cognitive overload'

your research, Conducted by researchers at the national Sun Yat Sen University in Taiwan, Presented subjects with varying numbers of online advertising to their online love requests. And it ended up, A higher quantity of results meant less luck with love. Subjects made less careful partner choices when shown a long list of potential suitors.

One of colombia lady the researchers referred to this conundrum as a "double edged sword, Since people often turn to online dating to acheive a large selection, But then spend less time evaluating bodily differences. More search products, they said, triggers "Less selective operating" And distracts users' cognitive websites with "Irrelevant tips, And therefore reduces astounding "To screen out negative options, this means that, Faced with too many selections, People went for total over quality and made a poor decision. Having tons of options can raise your outlook of potential matches to an impossible level, Meaning ladies might spend hours trying to discover a Prince Charming that isn't on the list.

Other researchers noticed that this type of infinite choice mental meltdown extends beyond just dating Web sites. For simple manual, One scientist at Michigan State higher educatoin institutions noted, search engines like yahoo work relatively well at getting the most relevant Web sites to the top of the page. (Have you ever clicked to page 2 of your listings? Most people don't.).
Ava Ryan
Guest






Subject: prohack network is the best in credit repair.
 
Posted on Sat Aug 17, 2019 6:22 pm  

PROHACK.NET@AOL.COM, / +1(252) 307-3167 have a proven process for repairing bad credit. Whether you are looking for complete credit repair services or just credit counseling, he can help! His credit repair services are personalized to help you remove all negative items on your report and rebuild your credit. Having better credit means more options and, when it comes to making big purchases in life, options are what you want. He fixed my credit and increased my score to 745 in as little as 7 days, making his credit repair service the fastest way to rebuild your credit score and help you get back on track with your finances. PROHACK NETWORK also provides a free consultation to review your options and explain how credit repair works. Give him a call today and he will put a smile on your face as he did mine, good luck.
spanishwomenqre
Guest






 
Posted on Tue Sep 10, 2019 3:53 pm  

Facebook Is Launching a Dating Service Within the facebook app

Home Shop Guide News Reviews Features Opinions Photos Videos The Gadgets 360 Show Cell Guru Smartphone Reviews Tech and Gadget Reviews How To Videos movie Reviews and Features Top Lists by pretty girl in spanish Gadgets 360 Unboxing and Hands On Videos Podcasts Product Finder Mobiles Tablets Laptops TV Cameras Gaming Consoles Games Smartwatches Smart Speakers Speakers Compare Mobiles Tablets Laptops TV Cameras Gaming Consoles Games Smartwatches Smart Speakers Speakers

Mobiles Smart Home How To Gaming entertainment Audio TV PC/Laptops Apps Tablets Science Wearables

200 million people on Facebook list themselves as single The feature would be for finding long term relationships Friends will be unable to see a person's dating profile

Facebook is entering the dating scene, leader Mark Zuckerberg said on Tuesday, Planning a dating service to matchmake untold numbers of folks on the world's largest online social network and nudge them into spending more time there.

The provider, Which Facebook had viewed offering for over a decade and will launch soon, Could help rebuild its popularity among younger consumers and make people visit the site more often, Two key challenges for this business.

"There are 200 million people on Facebook that list yourself as single, So clearly there's something to do here, Zuckerberg told software developers at Facebook's annual F8 conference.

facebook or twitter shares rose 1.1 percent to shut at $173.86 (estimated at Rs. 11,600) in news bulletins, Which sparked a sell off of established online dating companies.

Facebook users have been able to reveal their marital life status on the network since it first went live in February 2004.

Zuckerberg said Facebook was building the dating service with an emphasis on privacy, A sensitive subject for people who use dating websites and for Facebook as the company reels from a scandal over its handling of information.

A dating service could improve time people spend on Facebook and be a "difficult issue" For level of competition such as Match Group, Said james Cordwell, An analyst at Atlantic equities. connect, the owner of popular mobile dating app Tinder and OkCupid, Calls by themself the "global leader in dating" On its rrnternet site.

"But the initial functionality looks relatively basic compared to those offered by Match's services, So the impact Facebook has on the dating space will be down to how well it executes in this field, Cordwell says.

Facebook said in January that afre the wedding of 2017 time spent by users had fallen by about 50 million hours a day, After changes produced to reduce passive video watching and stem the spread of sensationalism.

Facebook's entry into the growing uniform dating market sent shares of industry leaders tumbling.

Match Group Inc shares closed down across 22 percent. IAC, Match Group's parent manufacturer, Dropped greater than 17 percent. Sparks channels, owner of JDate and ChristianMingle, droped 7.3 percent before recouping and closing up 0.8 portion.

A prototype displayed on screens at the F8 conference showed a heart shape at the top right corner of the application developers. Pressing on you will need people to their dating profile if they have set one up.

Potential matches will be strongly suggested based on dating preferences, Things in common and mutual friends, Facebook said in an argument.

The model was built around local, face-to-face events, Allowing individuals to browse other attendees and send them messages.

It did not have the symptoms of a feature to "swipe" right or left on potential matches to signal interest, As Tinder and other well-known services have. But there have been two buttons for "pass" moreover "intrigued,

The optional feature will be for finding long term family relationships, "don't just hook ups, Zuckerberg considered. is going to be launched soon, He newly added, Without giving any particular date.

more details will be revealed over the next few months, Facebook Chief Product Officer Chris Cox said in a separate presentation.

Cox said he had been looking at a Facebook dating feature since 2005, When he joined the corporate about a year after its founding.

enterprise began seriously considering adding a dating service in 2016, When Zuckerberg posted on his tagged page a photo of a couple who had met on the network, Cox told.

Thousands of people responded to Zuckerberg's post sticking with the same stories about meeting partners on Facebook, Cox said. "that must be got the gears turning, he explained.

People will have the priviledge start a conversation with a potential match by commenting on one of their photos, But for safety reasons that Cox did not identify, The chats will be text only, he said. Unsolicited nude photos are a recurring worry on online dating services.

Quick Reply
Your Name
Subject
Message body
Page 1 of 1

 
Delete this topic Move this topic Lock this topic Split this topic 






Page loaded in 0.130 seconds.