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First Choice Credit

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Phone: (800) 211-3506 View Additional Phone Numbers 2 Penn Center Plaza, Suite 200, Philadelphia, PA 19102

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Based on BBB files, this business has a BBB Rating of No Rating. The reason is as follows:

  • BBB does not have sufficient information to issue a rating on this business.


Customer Complaints Summary

0 complaints closed with BBB in last 3 years | 0 closed in last 12 months
Complaint Type Total Closed Complaints
Advertising/Sales Issues 0
Billing/Collection Issues 0
Delivery Issues 0
Guarantee/Warranty Issues 0
Problems with Product/Service 0
Total Closed Complaints 0

Additional Complaint Information

Consumers have called the Bureau informing that they have sent the company $249 for a credit card that would be sent within days to their homes. Consumers have indicated that they have not received the credit cards and that calls to the company's customer service lines are either unanswered, not returned, or answered with a message indicating that the voice mailbox is full or that staff is sick and cannot take the calls.

Additional Information

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BBB file opened: April 26, 2002
Business Category

Credit Cards & Plans

Alternate Business Names
American Securities EMID Freeline Marketing Guardian Info Services Informed Consumer Group
Additional Information

On April 30, 2002, Bureau staff visited 2 Penn Center Plaza, Suite 200. The establishment at that location is called American Executive Centers which is a private company that handles office support work. Staff of the American Executive Centers informed Bureau personnel that they accept mail at that location for First Choice Credit but that this company has no staff assigned to that location. Some consumers who have called the Bureau have indicated that First Choice Credit has identified itself as a member of the Better Business Bureau of Eastern Pennsylvania. First Choice Credit is not a member of the BBB of Eastern PA.

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