How can i get a collection agency to send me a bill?

by Kimberly
(Windber Pa )

Ive been off for a year couldnt work due to a illness nco finnacial knew i couldnt work ...this new collection agency never sent me a bill nothing .. The gentlemen from global credit told me he will NOT SEND ME A BILL unless i give him my banking information i told him by law i dont have to AND I MOST CERTAINLY NOT GOING TO DO THAT...HE informed me after wards that he will not send me a bill so what do i do now???? the last time i gave nco rights to go into my account they took it when ever they wanted to so i closed it...this gentlemen also knew i had a active account how did he know and do they have a right to check it out????

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Jul 21, 2010
Agency won't verify debt
by: Mary

Thanks for submitting your debt collection question on our Q&A page.

The debt collection agency that has contacted you is legally obligated to provide you with written information verifying the debt it wants you to pay if you ask for that information within 30 days of receiving an initial collection notice from the collector. There is nothing in the law that requires you to provide an agency with your bank account information first (or at any time) and as you obviously recognize, sharing that information with a debt collector is a very bad idea.

Given the problems you are having with Global Credit, I strongly encourage you to figure out your best course of action by contacting a consumer law attorney in your area. Find out how to get FREE or low cost legal advice about debt collection from a consumer law attorney here. You may have a legal case against the collection agency.

Please share what happens with your situation in the comments section for this question. We are very interested in hearing how this turns out for you, and your experience can help others who are struggling with debt collectors.

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