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Will banks accept a change of address to a PO box?


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Hello,

 

Unfortunately I recently lost my job and will have to move back with family to weather the storm while I look for new employment.

 

I plan to rent a PO box with a private company (the address will actually start with "SUITE N") to retain privacy in case things go wrong and I start missing payments.

 

Will banks accept this new PO box address?

 

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probably not. Ask them

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Thanks for the reply. If I ask them, I'm pretty sure they have been trained to refuse PO boxes, regardless of the consumer's actual rights. I have a half mind to hard-ball them and say it's a PO box or no address at all (let the soon-to-be-obsolete address rot).

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Why cant you use you really address?

Wh at do you think you need to 'protect' against?

please don't hit Quote...just type we know what we said earlier..

DCA's view debtors as suckers, marks and mugs

NO DCA has ANY legal powers whatsoever on ANY debt no matter what it's Type

and they

are NOT and can NEVER  be BAILIFFS. even if a debt has been to court..

If everyone stopped blindly paying DCA's Tomorrow, their industry would collapse overnight... 

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Who do you owe money to. Dont hide from them. We can help you if youre worried about them harassing you. If they dont have your current address and you owe money, they could get a backdoor CCJ in the future, which will make things much more difficult for you.

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PO boxes are not anonymous, the company who services the offices has to pass on your real details to anyone with a lawful reason for asking for it so all you would do is be wasting money on an ineffective mail service. Bettre off using your mums address as a c/o and if the bank ask why sya you are in between moving properties. they can live with that.

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