- Report: #1106026
Report - Rebuttal - Arbitrate
Complaint Review: Baltimore Gas and Electric
Baltimore Gas and Electric110 W Fayette Street, BAltimore, Md 21201 Baltimore, Maryland USA
Baltimore Gas and Electric BGE BGE FORCING ME TO PAY BILL NOT MINE Baltimore Maryland
*Author of original report: x husbands-jeeze
*Consumer Comment: bge denial of service to my home because of my x-husbands past due balance
*Author of original report: I blame resident and utility company for different reasons
*Consumer Comment: Once again
*Author of original report: again
*Author of original report: Aswer to questions
*Author of original report: Free Electricity
*Consumer Comment: Contact the utility directly
*Consumer Comment: Comments
*Consumer Comment: It is your responsibility
*Author of original report: bill not in my name
*Author of original report: name
*Consumer Comment: Question
A business' first
line of defense
on the Internet.
If your business is
willing to make a
Click here now..
To Whom it May Concern:
I am now aware I am not the only person this has happened to, BGE holding bills over to the next tennant or to the owner of a property when a tennant/resident does not pay and denying service on the property until it is paid.
This seems pretty illegal to me, I understand there is a percentage of people who are stupid enough to defend someone who will comit a crime such as stealing public utilities, but I am not that person.
I moved in with my boyfriend at his house and my house was going to be vacant. We had discussed going back and forth (due to the economy at the time neither house was worth what we owed) . An old friend had previously mentioned he wanted to buy my house but would need time so I let him move in with his daughter giving them a place to live and keeping the house not empty. The agreement was for him to pay 1/2 the mortgage and the BGE bill untiull he could in one year assume the mortgage.
Seems pretty cut and dry but it was not, at some point he lost his job, custody of his daughter and while I felt sorry for him, he eventually destroyed my house. I began the process of eviction but he relented and signed a wavier of his rights, took his things gave me his keys and left. I have not seen him since that time. I tried transferring the power (BGE) and they want the prior bill of 6339.00 paid. They also want a home inspection, completely empty house, any information I can supply them about the former resident. All of which I have complyed with.
I have what little of my furniture that was not destroyed in a storage facility along with my daughter and sons things who would like to have the house back. But I dont think BGE will allow that. They are actually keeping me out of my house and anyone else as well.
The bottom line, even after protesting to MD Public Utilities Commission, they are not going to turn on power at my house because I knew this person, unless I pay his bill. Which I refuse to do, its against the law to force someone to pay a bill incurred by another or place a lien against a property for said bill.
Any attorneys..please contact me. I will file suit just for BGE staff implying I have committed a crime which is all documented. ITs bad enough they are going to cost me my house, make me pay a bill that does nto belong to me and then they are going to call me a theif ..yes..certainly sir..how far would you like me to bend over for you?
This report was posted on Ripoff Report on 12/10/2013 09:56 PM and is a permanent record located here: http://www.ripoffreport.com/r/Baltimore-Gas-and-Electric/Baltimore-Maryland-21201/Baltimore-Gas-and-Electric-BGE-BGE-FORCING-ME-TO-PAY-BILL-NOT-MINE-Baltimore-Maryland-1106026. 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.