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My apologies if this is in the wrong thread.

 

I recently told Capquest using the appropriate letter template off the site to more or less bugger off and stop phoning me.

 

However they have replied stating I must confirm a previous address. Am I under any obligation to provide them with an old address of mine from 2004/05?

 

Many thanks in advance for help received.

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In a word, NO. ;)


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sorry if I'm posting on an old thread, but just wanted some more info as I'm in the same position. Capquest have asked me for proof of my address etc. Should I just ignore the request, is there a template letter I can send back, or is now a good time to send a CCA request?

Any help greatly appreciated...

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Why do they want proof of your address?


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They sent me a letter sometime ago saying I owed them money (debt transferred from ntwest etc), and if I didn' respond to them they would take legal action. I ignored it, and 2 weeks later go another letter from HL Legal saying the same thing. So, I send back a "prove it" letter last week.

Now, they have sent me back a letter saying "In order to process your commuication further, could you pls provide the following information:" - proof of residence in 2000, copy of passport/driving licence and confirmation I ever lived at a certain address. They sign off saying its not a demand but a request.

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They are not entitled to any of that information, besides if the alleged debt goes back that far the chances are it's Statute Barred. Ignore them but make a complaint to Trading Standards via Consumer Direct; http://www.consumerdirect.gov.uk/contact


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