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Paid off old credit card through debt collection. Now they…

Paid off old credit...

Paid off old credit card through debt collection. Now they want a larger amount for an affidavit for a loan pending. I haven’t applied for any loans

Lawyer's Assistant: What state is this in? And when did the issue begin?

Nebraska. Received the email Friday

Lawyer's Assistant: Has anything been filed or reported?

No they said they were going to get court papers if it’s not paid

Lawyer's Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?

That’s all

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When you paid off the card was it for less than actually owed? Was this a negotiated settlement?
Did you have a written payment or settlement agreement signed by the creditor?
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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
It was through an email. Paid in full No signed papers
Why do they claim you owe more now?
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Also, how old was the credit card debt? Was it a debt you recalled owing?
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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
I just arrived at work credit card several years old would like to call after work
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Work until 210 pm central time
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