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    • Thanks I appreciate your time How does this sound?   On FRIDAY 29TH May I used your service to send a parcel under the above reference number. The parcel did not arrive at the destination and after several exchanges with your customer service staff, I was told that the item was lost. I was also told that I would not be entitled to full compensation for my items despite having provided you with receipts for these items as I had only opted for the standard £20 compensation. I did not opt for this compensation – as you will know, there is no option to decline this basic cover when scheduling a parcel. Furthermore, it is grossly unfair for a consumer to have to insure against your negligence and contrary to the unfair terms provisions in the Consumer Rights Act. I'm quite sure that you are fully aware that any term you might have in your contract which relies on customers having insurance against your negligent handling of their items causing them to be lost is an unfair term and is unenforceable. I notice that you systematically rely on such terms to deprive your customers of the correct compensation and effectively to protect you from the consequences of your negligent handling of your customers’ sent items. If you force this to a court hearing – you can be certain that I shall be producing evidence from many different sources to show that you systematically lose parcels and decline liability on spurious grounds which are unfair and unenforceable. The contents of my parcel were worth £160. There was also the cost of the postage which was £9.92. The full amount I am claiming is therefore £169.92. You may email me at ____________ in order to arrange this payment. If I do not have reimbursement in full within 14 days then I shall issue a claim in the County Court to recover this money from you plus interest and without any further notice. Yours faithfully _____
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Quick Question for anybody before I go ahead and start making a claim against cahoot.

What is the chance of my employer finding out I am making a claim against a bank? Such as credit reports etc. The reason I am asking is that I very often get offered IT jobs with financial institutions etc. I have been offered a position with a high street bank and as far as I know they will do credit checks etc on employees.


My concern is that If I make a claim while working for one or have made one in the past will I be able to remain anonymous?


I would like to throw cahoot to the coals as they have ***** approx £1800 of mine in the last 5 years. However will this jepordise my chances of getting a job or do I have to right this off. It is my money after all.


Any answers would be appreciated.

Cahoot DPA Sent 070406

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I had a look at my credit report recently and from the information banks give, I can't see how anything relating to your claim would show up on the report -unless they close your bank account. This may show up (I'm not sure) but from what i've read, this is not a tactic Cahoot are employing.


Hope this helps, Lou

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I've had several banks a/cs and credit cards which have been cancelled by me. They still appear on my credit report but are simply marked inactive. I would think an institution cancelling an a/c would look the same unless there was some financial problem.


I can't think it's legal to bad-mouth your credit report just because you've claimed back what is legally yours. If they tried that, you'd have the weight of this site behind you.


I would go for it, fellow it-person.

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Yep - go for it - you are simply making a complain about the banks actions - not you own.

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Sorry been away for while. Thanks everyone for your replies. I will start the ball rolling then, as I already have the statements somewhere, which cost me 10 quid! As for Credit reports I had a recent-ish credit report which hadn't shown anything negative up for cahoot as yet, but had a nasty mark from Northern Rock credit card because there was a delay from an advance from Northern Rock Mortgages, but thats for another day. Thanks.

Cahoot DPA Sent 070406

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