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    • Coupon-mad
    • By Coupon-mad 10th Aug 14, 12:03 AM
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    Coupon-mad
    READ THIS BEFORE YOU START A NEW THREAD ABOUT ZZPS or DEBT RECOVERY PLUS!
    • #1
    • 10th Aug 14, 12:03 AM
    READ THIS BEFORE YOU START A NEW THREAD ABOUT ZZPS or DEBT RECOVERY PLUS! 10th Aug 14 at 12:03 AM
    Please...please... NO NEW THREADS ABOUT ZZPS or DEBT RECOVERY PLUS. NOOOOO!

    Yes we know you got a letter like this one...or a Debt Recovery Plus or Zenith version (yawn):

    https://www.flickr.com/photos/89511704@N03/8145428304/

    [B]...but no we do not need any new threads about it as we can't say the same thing again and again without one of us self-combusting!

    You need NO HELP ignoring debt collector letters so do not respond if any poster with less than 1000 posts, contacts you by pm offering to 'help' off-forum. We do not do that and the person could be anyone/from the dark side.

    Like all debt collector letter chains - don't start a new thread as these have been discussed to death every week of every month for about a decade. NOT JOKING - ABOUT A DECADE AND NOTHING HAS CHANGED IF YOU'VE MISSED THE APPEAL WINDOW YOU ARE LIKELY TO GET THESE LETTERS.

    Not saying for a minute the forum can't help you because it can if you simply READ OTHER THREADS...please...but don't start your own.

    Just read post #4 of the Newbies thread which is all about 'ignore the debt collectors' stage. Boring boring boring.

    And if you are unconvinced and still itching to ring the idiots, DON'T. DO NOT RING THEM.

    Search this forum for the word...'Debt Recovery Plus' or 'Zenith' or 'ZZPS'...(or the name of the debt collector if different) read all the other boring threads...and rinse and repeat and read more. But spare us the new thread please.

    New threads about debt collectors clog up what is a parking forum, not a 'oh look I have got the same debt collector letters...so have I...so have I...now what do I do' forum.

    There are only so many times we can type the word 'ignore' and post #4 of the Newbies top thread already covers your options...ignore, basically! Any more new threads about the same old thing is pointless.

    Thankyou - Happy reading & collecting of the letters. It is amusing when you know what to expect and that it is all hot air!



    Finally, 4 important things:

    1. - if your PPC is a litigious one like ParkingEye or Excel, then you should not ignore the PPC (ignore DRP though).

    2. - if you move house within 6 years, tell the PPC and debt collector by letter, giving them your new address as registered keeper and update your V5 with the DVLA, not just your driving licence address. You do not want to MISS an actual court claim!

    3. - if you get a court claim from the parking firm (cannot come from a debt collector!), do not panic, Do NOT ignore court papers!! Start a new thread if you need to actually defend one of these but not to tell us about debt collector drivel.

    4. Debt collectors like Debt Recovery Plus or ZZPS or TNC cannot litigate.
    Last edited by Coupon-mad; 23-10-2016 at 3:42 PM.
    PRIVATE PCN in England/Wales? DON'T PAY BUT DO NOT IGNORE IT

    Click on the breadcrumb trail, top of page: Household & Travel > Motoring > Parking Tickets, Fines & Parking & READ THE 'NEWBIES' FAQS THREAD.
    DON'T read old advice to ignore, unless in Scotland/NI.

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    • Coupon-mad
    • By Coupon-mad 13th Jan 17, 11:02 PM
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    Coupon-mad
    IGNORE them - just do not ignore a court claim, these must be defended.

    people think there is always a "next step" , sometimes you just stop digging.
    PRIVATE PCN in England/Wales? DON'T PAY BUT DO NOT IGNORE IT

    Click on the breadcrumb trail, top of page: Household & Travel > Motoring > Parking Tickets, Fines & Parking & READ THE 'NEWBIES' FAQS THREAD.
    DON'T read old advice to ignore, unless in Scotland/NI.

    • beamerguy
    • By beamerguy 28th Jan 17, 11:41 AM
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    beamerguy
    Up >>>> we go again
    RBS - MNBA - CAPITAL ONE - LLOYDS

    DISGUSTING BEHAVIOUR
    • Quentin
    • By Quentin 7th Feb 17, 10:09 AM
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    Quentin
    Bumping - ignore debt collectors. Read thread from page 1
    • Coupon-mad
    • By Coupon-mad 15th Feb 17, 7:23 PM
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    Coupon-mad
    IGNORE them - just do not ignore a court claim, these must be defended.

    people think there is always a "next step" , sometimes you just stop digging.
    PRIVATE PCN in England/Wales? DON'T PAY BUT DO NOT IGNORE IT

    Click on the breadcrumb trail, top of page: Household & Travel > Motoring > Parking Tickets, Fines & Parking & READ THE 'NEWBIES' FAQS THREAD.
    DON'T read old advice to ignore, unless in Scotland/NI.

    • Quentin
    • By Quentin 17th Feb 17, 1:47 PM
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    Quentin
    Bumping - ignore debt collectors. Read thread from page 1
    • Redx
    • By Redx 10th Mar 17, 2:50 PM
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    Redx
    still getting silly threads about debt collectors like DRP

    bump ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^

    IGNORE drp
    Newbies !!
    Private Parking ticket? check the 2 sticky threads by coupon-mad and crabman in the Parking Tickets, Fines & Parking Board forum for the latest advice or maybe try pepipoo or C.A.G. or legal beagles forums if you need legal advice as well because this parking forum is not about debt collectors or legal matters per se
    • Coupon-mad
    • By Coupon-mad 11th Mar 17, 2:28 PM
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    Coupon-mad
    As above ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^ read from page ONE and PLEASE PLEASE read 'NEWBIES PLEASE READ THEE FAQS FIRST' post #4, about ignoring debt collector letter chains.
    PRIVATE PCN in England/Wales? DON'T PAY BUT DO NOT IGNORE IT

    Click on the breadcrumb trail, top of page: Household & Travel > Motoring > Parking Tickets, Fines & Parking & READ THE 'NEWBIES' FAQS THREAD.
    DON'T read old advice to ignore, unless in Scotland/NI.

    • Coupon-mad
    • By Coupon-mad 12th Mar 17, 4:32 PM
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    Coupon-mad
    As above ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^ read from page ONE and PLEASE PLEASE read 'NEWBIES PLEASE READ THEE FAQS FIRST' post #4, about ignoring debt collector letter chains.
    PRIVATE PCN in England/Wales? DON'T PAY BUT DO NOT IGNORE IT

    Click on the breadcrumb trail, top of page: Household & Travel > Motoring > Parking Tickets, Fines & Parking & READ THE 'NEWBIES' FAQS THREAD.
    DON'T read old advice to ignore, unless in Scotland/NI.

    • Redx
    • By Redx 26th Mar 17, 4:49 PM
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    Redx
    still getting silly threads about debt collectors like DRP

    bump ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^

    IGNORE drp
    Newbies !!
    Private Parking ticket? check the 2 sticky threads by coupon-mad and crabman in the Parking Tickets, Fines & Parking Board forum for the latest advice or maybe try pepipoo or C.A.G. or legal beagles forums if you need legal advice as well because this parking forum is not about debt collectors or legal matters per se
    • Coupon-mad
    • By Coupon-mad 26th Mar 17, 5:41 PM
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    Coupon-mad
    IGNORE the debt collector drivel.

    Just do not ignore a court claim; those must be defended. But they do NOT come from debt collector call centres!

    People think there is always a "next step", sometimes you just stop digging.
    PRIVATE PCN in England/Wales? DON'T PAY BUT DO NOT IGNORE IT

    Click on the breadcrumb trail, top of page: Household & Travel > Motoring > Parking Tickets, Fines & Parking & READ THE 'NEWBIES' FAQS THREAD.
    DON'T read old advice to ignore, unless in Scotland/NI.

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