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It has recently come to my attention that I have two CCJ`s…

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It has recently come to my attention that I have two CCJ`s logged against my name in 2015 and 2016 for the same debt and moreover a debt that I am not aware off

Lawyer's Assistant: Are you in the UK or are you in the States?

I requested the courts to provide me with the CCJ details and quickly noticed that the the debt was for the same catalogue company but the debt had been passed on by a debt management company (CABOT Financial) to two different law firms to pursue the debt I am UK based I have now gotten in contact with Cabot Financial and they have confirmed it was an error on their part for the 2nd CCJ to be applied for and that they are investigating the origination of the debt and will try and resolve this within an 8 week period

Lawyer's Assistant: What action has been taken so far? What's your ideal outcome?

My ideal outcome is for the two CCJ`s to be removed from my file and compensation for the heartache and declined credit applications that i have had

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However my dilemna at the moment is do I go ahead and apply to the courts for the CCJ to be set aside? This will cost me £255 or should I wait and see how Cabot Financial will resolve this

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