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Barclaycard - old Egg Card debt and wescot


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If you are no longer using your card and trying to pay it off ring them and say you want to "opt-out", this will stop them increasing the interest rate but you wont be able to spend on it anymore.

 

I did it several months ago and its quite easy.

 

Once balance is clear you then have to wait one year before you apply again to Egg for a new one.

 

I dont intend to go down that route again so its no problem for me.

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Thanks for the info

 

TBH I think I'll request egg provide a copy of my agreement. I understand banks are not the best at keeping records of agreements. Hopefully they wont have a copy of my agreement ;)

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  • 1 year later...

Now Barclays have purchased egg debt for what looks like pennies to the pound. Yet current interest rates remain. My egg card (and debt) has been transferred to Barclay Card (like everyone else on this thread). Couple of Q's - does anybody know what the egg t&c's are concerning transferring of debt? ie we didn't sign anything with barclays.I for one don't mind paying the balance off so long as my interest rate on existing purchases is drastically reduced. Any suggestions?

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Yep same here, still paying Egg, as no instructions to change received yet!

I also dont see how, as my egg account/agreement was cancelled, good old Barlays can suddenly resurrect it and give me a new barclaycard account number?

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Additionally, if nothing was signed with Barclays it may be worthwhile requesting anything that was signed.

 

Nothing was signed with Barclays, do you think they'll be able to pull out the original egg contract?? (incidentally, does anybody know what the egg terms are concerning transfer of debt?)

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The Q isnt about transfered debt - the Q is - if the egg team have been made redundant how long would it take for Barclays to provide original documentation on where I signed on the dotted line with egg many moons ago....

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  • 10 years later...

Never missed a payment in decades, yet after the Big C here I am in debt.

 

I have Wescot chasing me for Barclaycard debt. At the time I couldn't pay, I was in touch with Barclaycard regularly, and did their affordability exercise, and when they realised I couldn't afford to pay my cc bill they just went quiet on me.

 

I previously froze interest, but owe a lot.

 

Should I send out a DCA to Wescot? (Are DCA's still valid?)

 

Any advice would be extremely helpful.

 

Thanks

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  • cclune changed the title to Being chased by W*scot for Barclaycard Debt
  • dx100uk changed the title to Barclaycard Debt and wescot

you mean cca request?

 

if wetcloths client are stated as barclaycard

then no point really till/if the debt is ever sold.

 

just ignore wetcloths if the above is true.

 

 

 

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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is this a barclaycard or you old egg card debt that BC now own.

 

dx

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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  • dx100uk changed the title to EGG Card Debt

when did you take the card out?

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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1 hour ago, cclune said:

Originally egg, including some new Barclaycard debt

what do you mean by that?

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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It was an egg card. Transferred to Barclays.

I did use the card after the switch.

 

I was going to do the CCA thing a long while ago, but my situation changed, and I cleared what the balance was then.

 

Essentially the same card from approx 20 years ago.

Defaulted payment approx 8 months ago.

But at that stage it was around 10k

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they will never have an egg agreement from that period.

 

threads merged

dx

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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  • dx100uk changed the title to Barclaycard - old Egg Card DEbt and wescot

given the age of this, you could cca request BC IMHO.

 

they'll not find one, and then sell it on.

 

how much is outstanding?

 

dx

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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  • Andyorch changed the title to Barclaycard - old Egg Card debt and wescot

ouch!

why did you run it  back to £10k when you indicated you'd the same type of balance years ago on it and cleared that..:crazy:

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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