Caller: TCR / Collections
So this guy called me today from the (416) 756-2096 number. I never answer calls I don't know - First off. He left a voicemail with an extension to call saying there is a urgent matter to discuss , that he was from TCR via the Ministry of Finance. Let me say this - I have only 2 debts that have been written off. 6 years ago TCR had called me saying I owed a $3500 overpayment for my SECOND CAREER ( which is NOT a loan) I disputed this but before doing my research , I paid them $1500 right away. I then did my research and throughout picking up the phone told them I was unemployed , barely getting by and will be considering bankruptsy. Word of advice- collections will call with all your info ( may lie a bit saying they can see what's in your bank account etc) and ask you to verify your name , birth-date, and PIN. Do Not EVER verify this , do Not give them ANY banking info , address or employment info. Say you have 0 debt it must be mistaken identity and they can send you a letter. Now , research the statute of limitations. If the debt is over 2 years old ( for ontario) and it is unsecured debt , I wouldn't bother paying a penny and restarting the clock ...they legally cannot touch your bank account without sueing and having a court order. I believe these scammers are calling regarding this 6 year old debt . I'll continue blocking their number because they aren't getting sh*t and in 2 years it will be off my file. ☠☠☠☠💸
scam These people called me and requested my full name and mailing address. When I asked them, why - thay told me, that thay are Governement of Ontario. I replied, that GOVofOnt has my ph.# and address. These is span, conartists, they are fraudulently take people's name and addresses to put on their names fake loans and later on to squeese money from people. Be careaful! SCAM Caller: Collections Agency
Total Credit Recovery. They are "contracted" by the Ontario Ministry of Finace to manage outstanding or delinquent student debt. Specifically, the Ontario Provincial portion of an OSAP Loan that has gone into collections and YES, believe it or not, Student Loans are split into "two" and there is both a Federal and Provincial portion when it get's sent to Collections. Federal portion is assigned to CRA and the Provincial portion to one of 4x contracted Ontario Collection Agencies. If this happens to you, you'll end up with two separate debts on your student loan. Their phone number and details are listed right on the OSAP Website.
Caller: Supposedly total credit recovery
Claiming to have a file on behalf of the ontario minister of finance. Clue one if the government wanted to reach me they would contact me not a credit recovery agency. Fraudulent right from the start. Ya like I will call you...
Caller: (416) 756-2096
They call and don't leave any messages. If they are claiming to be a collection agency with other callers, then they are a fraudulent company because I don't have any debt and don't owe anyone money. Sounds like a scam to me.
Caller: (416) 246-9539
This company supposed to report to Canada as Scam Company. The Indian woman said that I need recovery credit, even I never have any credit from anyone and I’m only an international student. And she is very rude and pretends like I had a problem with credit
You were scammed. OMG Very rude woman trying to get my personal information. I declined and she got furious.
No one should ever have to give out their personal information to someone that iniciates the call.
There are many scams out there!!!
If they are real they would of understood my point of view when I told them I will NOT give my information to them because of many CRA scams out there. Instead, they got angry when I did not give my info and later mocked me by imitating me and repeating my last words with a hostile voice/tone.
Very unprofessional if they are ‘real’
Caller: No reply - but Total Credit Recovery
Many times I have told them take me to Court or take a hike. Loan was medically forgiven in 1999. They've bought write-offs and want to profit. All bark - no bite
Total harassment and call any time of the day, sometimes five times a day, also from different numbers, they call as collection as I continue to pay my loans to the government. Straight robbers Just phone the police. It is an elaborate scam via these collection agency's. Until you file a report with the Police. It will continue to happen in this country. Call and say nothing of call and harass about a 1986 student loan (figure they want is more than twice what support documentation says) stats barred six times iver and medically forgiven in 1999 Thanks Lu They called me asking for my provincial portion of my osap as well. They knew all my personal info already. Unfortunately, I have made payments to them in the amount of almost $1000 until I realized the loan is consolidated. They constantly spam my phone and stress me out. Someone should bust these scammers. I have 3 kids to feed! I almost want to drive down there.... I got this number soo many many times and with others (1-+1 800-727-4145 / 1-+1 800-223-5315 / (289) 201-2420 / (289) 434-0420 / 211-000-56654 ). And they told me they're TCR collection agercy which worked by Government about OSAP. And asking me to pay them the part of OSAP (Ontario part). I've told them I'm paying the monthly payment to OSAP through bank already but they told me I just paid the Fuderal part. The collection company is helping the Ontario provincial government to chase back the Ontario part of OSAP!??! They gave me two numbers that I need to contact them how to pay the Ontario part of OSAP: 1-+1 800-387-5514 or (416) 756-2096 ext. 5094. I've talked to the real OSAP number by Government that they told me that is impossible to do that. The only OSAP I need to pay is throught Government by one's social insurance number. I went to the Human Resource department and told them my case. They suggest me to ask them the date of load and all detail information what they have as if they are helping government to collect. There're 2 happened maybe: 1) My SIN was stolen by someone to cheat; 2) spam call.
One of the request I still don't understand; I loaned $3100, they ask me if I can pay $2500.00 at once, they will withdraw the case file which own by government.
Don't trust these guys. They tried to get me to tell them my bank account number, I refused. They tried to get me to email my bank account number and I refused again.
When I asked why they wouldn't give me THEIR account number so I could make the deposit, they got irritable. Pretty suspicious if you ask me. Don't trust these guys.
(416) 756-2096...this number calls daily, never leaves a voice message. I have now blocked the number so it picks up and hangs up and the morons still keep calling!
3 complaints this year
19 total complaints
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Anonymous on (581) 221-3599
some wired message that dosent exist, and trying to get u to probably get in ur bank info.