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Quick Answers...Consumer Complaints


How can the Fair Credit Reporting Act help me with a consumer complaint?

The Fair Credit Reporting Act is legislation that allows a consumer to issue a statement to be placed on file with his/her credit record explaining a withheld payment due to a consumer complaint or unresolved issue with a company. The act also always a consumer to withhold payment to a credit card company if a charge is in dispute while the billing error is investigated.






Source: Lodging Consumer Complaints, Lieurance, Eunice and Crawford, Cynthia, University of Missouri, Columbia.


Last update: Friday, April 21, 2006








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