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Culligan and Associates is not BBB Accredited.
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Reason for Rating
BBB rating is based on 13 factors. Get the details about the factors considered.
Factors that lowered Culligan and Associates' rating include:
- BBB concerns with the industry in which this business operates.
- Business has failed to resolve underlying cause(s) of a pattern of complaints.
Correspondence forwarded to the company, November 12, 2003 has been returned by the Postal Service marked, "Returned To Sender - no Such Number". The Bureau has no facilities for tracing companies.
If you have an unresolved dispute with the company you may wish to seek legal advice or contact the following agency for assistance.
Attorney General Consumer Protection Division
100 W. Randolph Street
Chicago, Illinois 60601 (312) 814-3580
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Advance Fee Loan
Exhaustive research conducted by the Bureau in February and March of 2006 through the local Lincolnwood municipalities, revealed that the company does not appear to be located at the address listed in Lincolnwood, Illinois.
A BBB representative has visited the company's alleged business address to verify if the company was situated there. Culligan and Associates did not appear to be present under the address provided, and the company could not be located.
Through promotional literature obtained by the Bureau, Culligan and Associates alleges to have a "Business License for the Province of Chicago". The Bureau has attempted to verify the business license number provided by company through the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation. No records for the given license number were found.BBB file opened: 04/10/2003
Advance Fee Loan
Products & Services
This company offers advance-fee loans. Representatives of the company request that in order to obtain loans, consumers must first wire up-front payments through Moneygram to locations in Ontario, Canada. The company's main phone number, listed as 877-436-6297, is disconnected. A second number listed for the company with an Ontario, Canada area code, 647-831-3142, leads consumers to a voicemail.
Alternate Business NamesGold Financial
Advance Fee Loans
Map & Directions
Map & Directions
Address for Culligan and Associates
7311 N. Lincoln Ave.
Lincolnwood, IL 60712