ED Magedson – Founder
Citifinancial Retail ServicesPO Box 22060, Tempe, Arizona United States of America
In August, 2008, I purchased a temperpedic bed from Brookstone, Santa Barbara. At the time of purchase I put $500 on my credit card and financed the remaining balance of $2268.10. I mailed the last payment on August 25, 2009, which turns out to have been the due date. Yesterday I was floored when I received a bill in the amount of $373.94, which turns out to be the interest and other charges on the total amount of the loan because they received my check two days late.
Today I spoke with 4 different individuals, all of whom told me the party line of there is nothing we can do. I had to fax a letter explaining the circumstances to the Resolution Department - they will not take phone calls.
In the letter I explained that I had fractured my shoulder in 4 places on June 28, was in a sling for 8 weeks and in awful pain. In fact, I am still taking pain pills and undergoing physical therapy. After several more treatments my insurance will not cover physical therapy, so I will have to pay out of pocket. Further, I am on a fixed income and because I lost $600 of income since April, I clearly do not have the ability to pay almost $400.
This report was posted on Ripoff Report on 10/20/2009 03:04 PM and is a permanent record located here: http://www.ripoffreport.com/r/Citifinancial-Retail-Services/Tempe-Arizona-85285-2060/Citifinancial-Retail-Services-Charged-interest-on-entire-amount-beause-last-payment-was-r-512279. The posting time indicated is Arizona local time. Arizona does not observe daylight savings so the post time may be Mountain or Pacific depending on the time of year.
Ripoff Report has an exclusive license to this report. It may not be copied without the written permission of Ripoff Report. READ: Foreign websites steal our content
If you would like to see more Rip-off Reports on this company/individual, search here:Search Tips
In order to assure the best results in your search:
Advertisers above have met our
strict standards for business conduct.