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United Lending Services

4929 N. Michigan Ave, ChicagoIL 60601 ! There is an alert for this business !

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According to consumer allegations, United Lending Services charged advance fees of over $700 for loans that were never delivered. The company has allegedly promised to deposit loan funds into consumers' bank accounts and has failed to do so. After having received the upfront fees, the company has allegedly stopped responding to calls and/or correspondence, and screens phone calls through a name-recognition system.

The Bureau would like to likewise advise consumers that the address which the company is using on its contracts, 4929 N. Michigan Ave in Chicago, is not legitimate. Mail sent to this address will be undeliverable.

Customer Complaints SummaryRead complaint details

8 complaints closed with BBB in last 3 years | 4 closed in last 12 months
Complaint TypeTotal Closed Complaints
Advertising / Sales Issues1
Billing / Collection Issues2
Guarantee / Warranty Issues1
Problems with Product / Service4
Delivery Issues0
Total Closed Complaints 8

Additional Information


United Lending Services Co, located at 244 5th Avenue Suite 200 New York, NY 10001, has no affiliation with this company. For any additional questions please contact the BBB.

BBB file opened: 11/28/2000
Business Category

Advance Fee Loan

Products & Services

The Bureau has received information that this company is allegedly requesting advance fees for loans. Per the Federal Trade Commission and the Illinois Attorney General, advanced fees on loans are illegal. The BBB would like to warn consumers to exercise extreme caution with any lender that requests upfront fees for insurance, premium, and/or tax purposes. Such upfront fees on loans are not required and a legitimate lender would not ask for such payments prior to disbursing loan funds.

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