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    • Sparkychap
    • By Sparkychap 9th Jan 19, 2:13 PM
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    How Would You React / Deal With This?
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    • 9th Jan 19, 2:13 PM
    How Would You React / Deal With This? 9th Jan 19 at 2:13 PM
    I get a letter from a well known UK car dealer confirming the purchase of a second hand car, registration number is on letter. Letter is addressed to my address (correct address) but has someone else's name on it.


    I telephone dealership to let them know of the error, person on other end of phone tells me the address it should have gone to. Given I feel this is a breech of DP I ask for a manager to call me back.


    30 minutes later a manager calls, apologises for error and says it happens a lot! Don't worry it is not serious and won't affect me (not unless the guy who has bought the car has taken out HP at my address, I guess!)


    He then says in a joking manner, you might get the logbook for the car, please do not shred it, give me a call and we'll pick it up.


    I felt he didn't really take how serious this breech is - giving me the address of the customer for instance.


    Would you report this to the ICO or just ignore it.
    Last edited by Sparkychap; 09-01-2019 at 2:17 PM.
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    • Scrapit
    • By Scrapit 13th Jan 19, 10:37 PM
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    Clear as mud you are - he also is PPR so can't reply unless he gets an alter ego - something you would know all about
    Originally posted by Mercdriver
    What does that mean? Literally. Don't know what ppr means. Showed you up, eh?
    • Mercdriver
    • By Mercdriver 14th Jan 19, 1:19 AM
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    What does that mean? Literally. Don't know what ppr means. Showed you up, eh?
    Originally posted by Scrapit
    Posting Privileges Removed.

    Grow up.
    • photome
    • By photome 14th Jan 19, 7:37 AM
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    And.... gone! Bye Sandra, see you next week!
    Originally posted by spadoosh

    Has Sandra gone
    • Scrapit
    • By Scrapit 19th Jan 19, 10:49 AM
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    Scrapit
    Posting Privileges Removed.

    Grow up.
    Originally posted by Mercdriver
    Likewise and moreso.
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