- Report: #41349
Report - Rebuttal - Arbitrate
Complaint Review: Consumerinfo.com - CIC Credit Monitoring
Consumerinfo.com - CIC Credit MonitoringWww.consumerinfo.com Internet U.S.A.
Class Action Lawsuit Filed Against Consumerinfo.com AKA CIC Credit Monitoring ripoff Nationwide Internet
*Consumer Comment: Same here, Except...
*Consumer Comment: us too
*Consumer Comment: freecreditreport.com did not mention this charge
*Consumer Comment: MARK - I emailed them well within the 30 days I had to cancel.........
*Consumer Comment: Something to think about
*Consumer Suggestion: CIC Fraud
*Consumer Comment: I also was charged and I didn't even sign up
*Consumer Suggestion: Withdrawing from an account without sending a bill is unethical
*Consumer Comment: Has anyone been able to contact CIC?
*Consumer Comment: CIC hits my account AGAIN, 1 year later for $79.95 !!!
*Consumer Comment: CIC Still at it
*Consumer Comment: I was Ripped too. Everyone should be payed back this is a miss use of our system
*Consumer Comment: no instructions on how to turn off the service
*Consumer Comment: $79.95 for WHAT?
*Consumer Comment: No credit report, cancelled, charge 3 months later.
*Consumer Comment: disabled veteran and am on a fixed income
*Consumer Comment: Mark's Response
*Consumer Suggestion: Attacks to my responses
*REBUTTAL Individual responds: why would they allow CIC credit reporting to hide in the back ground of their website
*REBUTTAL Individual responds: Charged for services never rendered.
*Consumer Comment: I do not even recall signing up for a credit report.
Attorney Joseph D. Hughes of the California Consumer Action Network (CCAN), has filed an action in on behalf of consumers. This California action is seeking refunds for all consumers who have failed to realize acceptance of the free credit report would result in automatic charges to their credit card. Additionally, refunds will be sought for those who called to cancel the charge but were STILL charged.
Consumerinfo.com's false advertising and purposeful failure to accept cancellations of service have burdened consumers nationwide with hundreds of thousands of dollars in unlawful credit card charges.
Consumer info CHALLENGING THE LAWSUIT
YOU MAY BE ABLE TO GET A REFUND TOO...
You are needed to help get the Court to order Consumerinfo.com to refund the unauthorized credit card charges. Consumerinfo is challenging the lawsuit by claiming that they have not charged consumer credit cards without consent. Likewise, they are arguing that consumers who cancelled their memberships, were not billed. After reading all of your e-mails and Rip-off Reports, Rip-off Report staff now knows that their claim isn't true. However, to prove this, evidence that shows consumers have IN FACT been charged after canceling, or were charged without even knowing they enrolled in an automatic membership program, must be presented to the Court.
Joseph D. Hughes, Esq, the attorney handling the case, needs written statements from consumers detailing their experience. Therefore, we are asking that consumers who have either been charged after canceling, or who did not realize charges would result from accepting the "FREE" credit report, submit statements to attorney Joseph D. Hughes. A few minutes of your time could help YOU and thousands of consumers across the nation get their money back!
Please help these lawyers to possibly help YOU and others to get refunds by providing the Court with a detailed written statement explaining your experiences with Consumerinfo.com
I would like to suggest that you e-mail the attorney who is handling the case with all your information and a link to your Rip-off Report you filed. His name and contact information is listed below. When contacting him though, be sure to include the web address of your specific Rip-off Report web address, along with any other pertinent information. Attorney Joseph D. Hughes would greatly help you possibly get justice/ your refund!
You should also include your city and state with your phone number and the best time to reach you.
Joseph D. Hughes
540 South Pacific Street
San Marcos, Ca. 92069
Tel: 760.744.2235 x15
Without your help, consumerinfo.com may be allowed to keep hundreds of thousands of dollars in unlawful credit card charges!
Without your help, consumerinfo.com may be allowed to keep hundreds of
thousands of dollars in unlawful credit card charges!
To help create a better working history on this company, it is very important for those of you who were victimized to file your own detailed Rip-off Report. This will let unsuspecting victims know along with authorities, how serious this Rip-off is, affecting many consumers across the country. If you are a victim, after contacting attorney Joseph D Hughes, file your own detailed Rip-off Report...
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This report was posted on Ripoff Report on 01/14/2003 12:31 AM and is a permanent record located here: http://www.ripoffreport.com/r/Consumerinfocom-CIC-Credit-Monitoring/internet/Class-Action-Lawsuit-Filed-Against-Consumerinfocom-AKA-CIC-Credit-Monitoring-ripoff-Natio-41349. 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.
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