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    • Not really. His claim will succeed simply because its a simple matter of a lost parcel and no insurance. Its not a complex case so I think he’ll be fine, especially as it is P2G who arent very good at defending claims but I ageee its not been handled at all well.   My only concern with withdrawing is that he loses £35 in the case of £240 but thats a matter for him   I dont think it has a reduced chance of success if OP actually replies and actions things but if not then ofcourse it will struggle.   My concern is if he starts again it’ll be just as sporadic.   Maybe close thread and let him make a new one if hes ready to engage?
    • Please will you start reading up on the stories on the some form especially the pinned post. I have to say that I'm concerned that you feel that a warning from P2G is going to affect your rights and is going to subvert statutory law. I think you've been here for a few months and I would have hoped that by now you would understand that terms and conditions must always be interpreted in the light of overriding statute. Also I suggested that once you have done the reading on the sub- forum then you would understand the information that we would need in order to give you the best help. The fact that you haven't told us what the item was suggested also that you haven't done the reading. Please give us full details including identity of the item, value, where these properly declared? Dates – blah blah blah. Not paying attention to P2G. Pay attention to us
    • P2G can make clear whatever they want frankly, the judge isnt going to sit there and go “they told you to buy their insurance and you didn’t” and then dismiss your claim.  I would say you should send a formal complaint then after 7 days sent a LOC. Day 21 from now submit your claim on OCMC.    
    • I thought i could just use ( copy and paste)  the terminology from my other post earlier in the year when i previously claimed against P2g .   The parcel hasnt been 'officially ' lost yet i have another 13 days before their 'investigation' ends and then theyll probably offer the postage back as i didnt take the 'insurance'   But to recap ,  The parcel was booked through P2g and sent with Evri. No Protective Insurance was taken out. The parcels value is only £48 plus postage of £3 and the value of the parcel was declared The parcels tracking says while it was in Evri's system it was sent to an 'incorrect' depot and tracking would be updated in 24 hrs which it didnt and the delivery date passed, i then had a live chat with P2g who opened an investigation and im waiting to hear what's happened. My only concern is,  last time i claimed P2g made it clear that in future i must take out their protective insurance which i gavent and im wondering whether this will ' complicate' things ...  
    • it is precisely for these reasons that the OP should withdraw the claim and begin again. Firstly, the case has been badly handled from the start. The OP hasn't come to us and stuck to it in a regular engaging way. Secondly, it seems that the OP is now being advised on the basis of it being a matter of principle rather than looking at a sensible and pragmatic outcome. We have a duty to the people who come to help us to try and get the best solution for them that we can. Secondary is that we want to notch up a further victory against the parcel delivery industry – and frankly it doesn't matter which company it is as long as we get a victory. If we simply urge someone to continue a case at their own expense in a claim which has a very reduced chance of success, simply because it gives us personal satisfaction, then this is really contrary to what we do and certainly contrary to the interests of the claimant. I'm now urging the OP (Original Poster) to withdraw and to start again and work with us very closely in order to get a much more certain victory. By continuing this claim, not only with the OP risk even more money, it will take more time in the sense of failure will be demoralising. Better to feel that one is in control by exercising one's own choices and taking the long view
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      The judge's reasoning is very useful and will certainly be helpful in any other cases relating to third-party rights where the customer has contracted with the courier company by using a broker.
      This is generally speaking the problem with using PackLink who are domiciled in Spain and very conveniently out of reach of the British justice system.

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Early 2000 I was offered a saga credit card @11% apr 3100 limit at the time all the rest were around 19%.

I used the card for several years.

In 2016 I gotta a letter saying they were closing down the card, it turned out it was issued from a Irish bank and with the brexit vote they were not continuing the offer. Typically. I had used the card to finance a home improvement project as it was cheaper than a loan from my bank at the time. 

I wrote to the card provider and got a letter back stating no alternative card would be offered and I had 3 months to pay the balance owed, the card was closing.

Well I didn’t have the funds to pay and I told them that, the card was put in default on my credit report and then closed.

I  had a couple of letters from a company sorry I cant remember who but nothing hard just asking for the full balance, I ignored it as I couldn’t pay and I had told them that.

About 12 months passed then I had a statement showing my account with interest one month added from Link Financial , nothing else just the statement. I ignored it,

since then I get a statement from them every month adding interest that now stands at over 5K.

I get the odd email asking for payment no calls or threats

my question is can

link add 11% to this debt every month?

Or is it as I think no allowed.

Merry xmas all 

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if it was not terminated yes.

when was the last time you used it or paid anything?

and who is the original creditor

dx

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Hi DX

last payment was dec 2017 and the account was closed on credit file 3 months later 2018 

creditor was allied irish bank card closed due to brexit it said on the saga letter

card debt letter from Saga said to pay it off or it would be sold on to link,

since april 2018 had a statement each month showing interest charged,

i have not made a payment or ever been in correspondence with link ever and only one letter to saga to tell them i couldn't pay

had my SD Set aside thanks to CAG

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  • dx100uk changed the title to Link and allied irish bank Saga Card debt - Can Link add interest/

is there a defaulted date noted on the credit file?

have you moved since YOUR last contact with anyone regarding the debt?

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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well if Link are charging int then there's probably no default notice issued.

if last payment was :

7 hours ago, shedder101 said:

last payment was dec 2017 

wait until the new year (6yrs) and send Link our statute barred letter from the debt collection section of our library.

dx

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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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