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    • WoodruffsDad
    • By WoodruffsDad 12th Feb 08, 6:48 PM
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    Standard Letter To Stop Harassment.
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    • 12th Feb 08, 6:48 PM
    Standard Letter To Stop Harassment. 12th Feb 08 at 6:48 PM
    My wife has debt problems which are being sorted out via CCCS.

    Most of her creditors are OK but Halifax are ringing her several times daily with a robot message from an "unavailable" number so we can't block it using BT's Choose To Refuse service.

    I seem to remember seeing somewhere on here a standard letter which you can send to harassing creditors to get them to stop their 'phone calls.

    Can anyone point me to it please?
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  • Scarlett.1974
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    • 12th Feb 08, 6:50 PM
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    • 12th Feb 08, 6:50 PM
    Date.

    Your name
    Your address

    Dear Sir / Madam

    Re: Account Number xxxxxxxxxx

    I am writing to express my serious concerns regarding the telephone calls that I have received from your company.

    I am now formally requesting that all further correspondence be made in writing only.

    I demand that these phone calls stop immediately. I am familiar with the terms of Section 40 of the Administration of Justice Act 1970, and the Protection from Harassment Act 1970 and I believe your harassment places you in breach of these acts.

    If you continue to call, you will also be in breach of the Wireless Telegraphy Act (1949) and, as such, I will report you to both Trading Standards and The Office of Fair Trading.

    Take further note that continued telephone calls after the receipt of a request not to call may constitute a criminal offence under Section 127 of the Communications Act 2003.

    You will be deemed to have been served notice of my request and I will deem it served by Wednesday FULL DATE, I am advising you that any calls received after this date will be recorded with the intention of them being used as evidence.


    Yours faithfully,


    Your name.

    There you go
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    • poorandindenial
    • By poorandindenial 12th Feb 08, 6:53 PM
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    • 12th Feb 08, 6:53 PM
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    • 12th Feb 08, 6:53 PM
    Hi there

    Here is one that was posted on a thread a while back (see post 2 for main letter and then post 8 for additional info (this one was about calls at work but you can just leave out bits that refer to work)

    Link

    Good luck getting some peace and quiet back
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