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Hi all,

 

Seperate thread in regard to the above. Ongoing dispute, does not look like complaint will recieve a reply.

 

They have processed some cheques but the bank are (so far??) working with me and have returned a number of them. So far seems only one cheque accepted for payment. I have in addition paid the first £25 monthly payment that I offered (but they declined) to their account. I may well be doing a DMP with CCCS in the meantime but not completely certain yet.

 

Uncle buck were initially very unhelpful and ploughed on regardless. I suspect I will hear from them when they realise cheques have been returned (with an attempt to charge "fees").

 

Where do I take this from here? Carry on paying the £25 per month regardless? In or out of the DMP (if we go that way)? Treat them as a more "mainstream" debt and start with CCA request? Ignore them back and wait for their DCA to contact?

 

Any advice please?

 

Many thanks ;-)


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Hi, I would just keep paying what you offered. That way you can say they declined my offer it was all I could afford and have been paying it. That way also you have proof whatever way it goes to say you have been paying. When in fact when they declined your offer you could have paid nothing but you didnt you paid what you offered.

 

I would get in touch with them, saying that even though they declined your offer you have still paid £25.

 

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Mj,

 

I found Paydayuk wouldnt listen or accept anything so i emailed them a few times a day every day for a week until i finally got somewhere. I didnt want this to go to court ot anywhere and me not have proof that i went over the top and out my way to try sort it!

 

Out of interest have you kept proof of payment etc?


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Hi Lozzy,

 

They are getting their payment via standing order and (if it be £25 or less in DMP) will continue to get it. We did the relentless email exchange and they have just ignored me now. Best advice I have been given suggests pay them up to what was actually loaned and then dispute the rest.

 

Sound advice from you and Bub as ever - the payment method above means I do have a recordable trail so they cannot dispute monies have been recieved (I also have their text confirming bank details).

 

I still fighting hard to come to reasonable arrangements with all but DMP looking increasingly likely. Will keep you all posted.

 

Cheers ;)


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Advice or opinions offered by mjc 007.5 are personal, offered in good faith and without prejudice or liability. Your decisions and actions are your own and should you be in any doubt then please seek the opinion of a fully qualified and insured professional

 

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