Bank of America charged me for late payment, even though I set up autopay

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Postby otter » Tue Sep 16, 2014 9:34 pm

flan wrote:It's not reportable until it's 30 days late, right. And that's 30 days actually late, not 30 days past the statement date. They can, of course, charge you a late fee, and take whatever other action the terms and conditions say (boost your interest rate, take all your reward points, etc.), subject to statutory restriction.

Most don't report, but they CAN report less than 30 days late. That symbol which says "30 days" on your report actually means 1-30 days late. See here for confirmation including a quote from someone with Fair Isaac.
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  • Chase Freedom $4700[1-14]
  • Discover It $2750[8-13]
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Postby MemberSince99 » Wed Sep 17, 2014 6:47 am

If I had to make a guess, my guess would be her "real" name isn't Lisa Williams. I've actually seen dudes use fake girls names and even dogs names.

It's pretty much a big joke. Yeah let's offshore everything related to customer "service" so the CEO can get a lavish bonus and to hell with the customers, and then let's tell them that they have autopay set up but conveniently forget to mention it won't kick in for 2 months so we can play the fee "gotcha" game for some more revenue. That's the wonderful world of banking, if you throw in getting massive bailouts on the taxpayer while moaning about deadbeats.

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