Fingerhut Credit is a well known retailer and offers a wide range of products. To make shopping easier for people, it also offers credit accounts. These Fingerhut Credit Accounts have posed to be a major problem for the people.
Fingerhut Credit is sending notices, mails and letters to people saying that their payments are due. While some of the notices are valid, majority of them are not genuine. People have doubts that there has been extensive manipulation of credit account balances and that there should be some way to stop the irregularities of the company.
People who had paid off their dues received notices requesting the customers to pay up again. Complaints also included allegations that a customer who had paid up in full still had his name in the credit report. Fingerhut has also been blamed for providing telephone numbers, which are not valid. Few officials of the company mislead people and do not provide the correct information about payments and account balances.
While some attribute the irregularities to the change in the company's management, there are yet others who say that this is a probable way of harassing people.
I am trying to find information regarding this acc...
Tue, 08/09/2005 22:12
I am trying to find information regarding this account. I want to pay it off and have it removed from my credit report. I don't even remember opening this account. Please help!!
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