Report: #44696

Complaint Review: Consumer First

  • Submitted: Sat, February 08, 2003
  • Updated: Mon, February 10, 2003
  • Reported By: Long Beach California
  • Consumer First
    P.O.Box 15386
    Tampa, Florida
    U.S.A.

Consumer First Offer of Platinum card without credit check??!! Too good to be true. Saved from Rip-off! Tampa Florida

*Consumer Comment: 5000.00 oh yeah this is a lie & thank you!

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I recently received a letter from Consumer First citing I was already approved to receive a Platinum card with a $5,000 line of credit and ro $40.00 one-time processing fee, I can receive this card. As I read every word on the letter, it contained everything a vulnerable consumer would want to hear....no credit check, already approved...etc.

As a consumer, i always make a habit of doing research before making any kind of investment. It is typical that a legitimate credit card company will require a credit check, ssn, all pertinent infiormation to verify income, contact information (phone number, address) and all of the information regarding the conditions of the card's benefits, i.e., rules, interest rates, etc.

Never will a legitimate card company demand you invest before purchasing. You will be billed the annual fee upon approval after submitting and having that application processed. Research - always - before investing.

This habit lead me to this site, and immediately I ripped up the letter and rid the problem without investing a penny.

Jacquewyn
Long Beach, California
U.S.A.
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#1 Consumer Comment

5000.00 oh yeah this is a lie & thank you!

AUTHOR: ;nathan - (U.S.A.)

My self have been looking at the responses and i thank everyone who have started this because i woild have been a victim of this scam today but it has hit the shredder. thanks alot everyone!!
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