- Report: #768794
Report - Rebuttal - Arbitrate
Complaint Review: Farmers Insurance
Farmers Insurance4680 Wilshire Blvd. Los Angeles, California United States of America
Farmers Insurance Marketing or Legal departments RUNNING CREDIT REPORT 4 TIMES WITHOUT PERMISSION VIOLATED FAIR CREDIT ACT REPORTED TO FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION Los Angeles, California
*Consumer Comment: That is correct
*Consumer Comment: Missing and mis information
A business' first
line of defense
on the Internet.
If your business is
willing to make a
Click here now..
I tried desperately to reach someone in either the Marketing or Legal departments. Left messages. No one ever called back. I contacted the Federal Trade Commission and they are filing a report. I was told to send a certified letter with return receipt to Farmers to dispute the checking of my credit report.
I do not use Farmers Insurance, I have Allstate and have had for 6 years. I want to know why and how they got a hold of my SS # and for what purpose? They do not call back. They need to stop what they are doing. I have had to put alerts on all 3 agencies in the event someone tries to take a loan or credit with my SS#, but for now it is just nerve racking that anyone that big (corporations) can just do what they want without having to suffer the reprocussions or answer for their actions.
I don't know if this is true but I did read that violation of the Fair Credit Act can cost $2,700 per occurance. If true would also like to know who gets the money???
This report was posted on Ripoff Report on 08/23/2011 02:11 PM and is a permanent record located here: http://www.ripoffreport.com/r/Farmers-Insurance/Los-Angeles-California-90010/Farmers-Insurance-Marketing-or-Legal-departments-RUNNING-CREDIT-REPORT-4-TIMES-WITHOUT-PER-768794. 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.
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:
- Keep the name short & simple, and try different variations of the name.
- Do not include ".com", "S", "Inc.", "Corp", or "LLC" at the end of the Company name.
- Use only the first/main part of a name to get best results.
- Only search one name at a time if Company has many AKA's.