Somerdale, NJ asked in Consumer Law and Education Law for New Jersey

Q: My previous college ran my credit without a signed authorization. Can anything be done?

I graduated from the school about 5 years ago and have been making monthly payments ever since. I received a notice in the mail about account changes and it stated potential credit inquiry may occur. The letter was received after the hard inquiry took place. I thought the credit inquiry was fraud due to the company name being titled something different. Also the notice I received doesn't have any timestamp or dates of when it was sent, changes are being made to my account or potential credit was going to be ran.

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Leonard R. Boyer
Leonard R. Boyer
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  • Clifton, NJ
  • Licensed in New Jersey

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