Hillcrest Davidson & Associates Collections Complaints?

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Hillcrest Davidson & Associates is a debt collection agency, which receives a lot of consumer complaints to our law firm for debt harassment. Find out who they are, why they might be calling, and how you can stop them. 

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What is Hillcrest Davidson & Associates?

Hillcrest Davidson & Associates is a third-party collection agency based in Texas. Hillcrest Davidson has received consumer complaints alleging violations of the Fair Debt Collections Practices Act (FDCPA), such as failing to verify debts and using false or misleading language in an effort to collect a debt. If Hillcrest Davidson has contacted you about past due collection items,make sure you understand your rights before responding.

Is Hillcrest Davidson & Associates a scam?

They’re legit. Hillcrest Davidson & Associates is a legitimate debt collection agency based in Richardson, Texas. The business was started in 2008 and the agency states that they “stand by the belief that there’s really no debt that’s not collectable.” They use a multi-tiered letter system, skip tracing, credit reporting, and litigation to pursue consumers who they believe owe debts. Hillcrest Davidson & Associates works on a commission basis, and claims that all of their employees are trained in the latest legal and ethical standards for the debt collection industry.

Hillcrest Davidson & Associates seems to operate primarily in the commercial and retail sectors, taking on defaulted contracts for things like home security systems. Hillcrest Davidson & Associates claims that their methods are designed to “keep customers on the books.”

Who are we? We are Lemberg Law, a Consumer Law Firm

Lemberg Law is a consumer law firm helping victims of collection harassment and abuse. We are ranked A+ by the BBB. We’ve helped more than 15,000 consumers stop harassment and recover money from debt collectors. Harassed? Abused? Misled by a collector? Call our Helpline today!  There is no charge unless we win.

How many complaints are there against Hillcrest Davidson & Associates?

As of April 2017, the Better Business Bureau reported 148 closed Hillcrest Davidson & Associates complaints within the previous three years, including 31 closed Hillcrest Davidson & Associates complaints within the previous 12 months. The BBB gives Hillcrest Davidson & Associates a B rating. In addition, Justia lists eight Hillcrest Davidson & Associates complaints filed in federal court in the past year alleging violations of the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act. Furthermore, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) lists 52 closed Hillcrest Davidson & Associates complaints for 2016.

Contact Information

Hillcrest Davidson & Associates
715 N. Glenville Drive, Suite 450
Richardson, TX 75081
Phone Number: 866-524-9866
Website: http://www.hillcrestdavidson.com/

Can Hillcrest Davidson & Associates Sue Me or Garnish My Wages?

It is illegal for a debt collector to make empty threats to sue you or garnish your wages. It is also unlikely Hillcrest would sue you for a debt you may not owe or they cannot validate. However, debt collection agencies are known to have summoned debtors to court and garnish wages after a default judgement. Contacting an attorney BEFORE this could possibly happen would be a smart move. We’ve helped thousands of consumers fight back against unscrupulous debt collection harassers. Find out if we can help you too today!

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Can you help me file a No Fee Lawsuit against Hillcrest Davidson & Associates?

Absolutely. If you have been unjustly harassed by this debt collection agency, contact us for a free case evaluation

Hillcrest Davidson & Associates Calling You?

Federal laws protect you. The Fair Debt Collections Practices Act (FDCPA) regulates the behavior of collection agencies by prohibiting actions such as the use of abusive or threatening language; harassment; or the use of false or misleading information to collect a debt. The FCRA regulates how collection agencies and creditors report delinquent debts to credit reporting agencies. Additional consumer protection laws include the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) and the Consumer Financial Protection Act (CFPA).

But here’s the rub: If you want to enforce your rights, or recover money for violations — you need to sue. These laws provide individuals like you with a means to seek monetary damages in court. For example, the FDCPA allows consumers who have been violated to recover damages of up to $1,000, plus attorney fees and court costs.

Consumers have reported this agency harassing them from the following numbers:

  • 866-524-9866
  • 214-453-2916
  • 972-346-6870
  • 972-346-6970

Want to Stop Hillcrest Davidson & Associates Debt Collection Harassment Now?

Your debt harassment checklist:

  • You are receiving multiple calls per week from third party collection agencies
  • You are receiving early morning or late night calls from debt collectors
  • You are receiving calls at work from a debt collection agency
  • Debt collectors are calling your friends, neighbors, or coworkers
  • Collectors are threatening you with violence, a lawsuit, or arrest
  • A debt collector attempts to collect more than you owe
  • You are being threatened with negative credit reporting
  • A debt collector attempts to intimidate you
  • Criminal accusations are being made towards you
  • Use of obscene language during an attempt to collect
  • Automated robocalls are being made to your phone in an attempt to collect

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What Our Clients are Saying

“We realize that ours is just one small case among many – and many more serious – but are heartened by the fact that you accepted it and represented us with a professionalism that belied the small dollar amount.”

“If you are unsure about this company…DONT BE!!! They are for real when they say they are here to help you. It only takes a few short minutes of your time to talk to a rep. I was a skeptic, but you did everything you said you would! I can’t say thank you enough!”

”Lemberg has saved me from the endless calls, and harassing voicemails. They really do go to bat for you. I didn’t know that debt collection agencies can end up paying your legal bill. What a surprise, to receive free legal help. I’m very grateful for all the hard work they did to finally give me my life back.”

Can You Help Me Delete Hillcrest Davidson & Associates from My Credit Report?

The short answer is yes. We can help. Call us today.

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12 COMMENTS
  • Julia

    I received a call from Davidson and Associates. The call was from 571-370-3400. I tried to call back but a recording said that number was not accepting calls. First of all, you just garnish my wages without talking to me to let me know who it is I owe or whether or not its been paid. How are they are they allowed to garnish your wages out of the blue like that?

  • Carl R

    Hillcrest Davidson and Assoc keep calling my number(s) (Home) (cell) and (work )regarding some outstanding bill. The last 4 digits of the ss # they mentioned was not mine and the address they have on file I have no knowledge of either. The only information that seem to be correct is the name. They continue to call even though they realize the information they have is definitely not me. I have no idea how they find my work # which is not listed.

  • Patrick

    Davidson and Associates (never mentioned Hillcrest) called from a Sterling, Virginia phone number. I called back and the receptionist claimed they were in Richmond, Virginia. The person I was connected to knew my name based on my phone number and started mentioning a USA Cash Loan from an Ohio payday loan center by a person with a different birth date than me. I have never lived in Ohio and I have never been involved with a payday loan, so the were seeking the wrong person. When I asked for their address so I could make sure they were legitimate and would not accidentally hurt my credit score, the lady got angry, refused to provide the address, and hung up. They are incompetent, abusive, and despicable.

  • Rosie

    I received a call from Davidson and Associates I was told they were in Richmond Virginia. I supposedly have an outstanding debt with USA cash loan over 10 years ago. I did pay the loan back but not sure where to begin looking for the proof because it has been so long ago. I spoke with Lacey and she stated they are not able to send me any documents showing what is owed etc… she threatened to garnishment or court.

  • Maty

    I was contacted by Davidson and associates today regarding a payday loan under my name and all other information was correct, they said they had 3 counts on me for fraud and not sure what else. The rep told me I would be contacted by someone else within 20-30 business days regarding my “appearance date” I asked her for proof or the name of the company and she said she couldn’t tell me. She said I needed an attorney. I had a payday loan a long time ago which I payed back. But that was 10+ years ago. She said they’ve been trying to send me correspondence as well as emails but I have not received anything! These aren’t things I take lightly and I would’ve absolutely responded back with something. But I’m getting a bigger feeling it’s fraud because it’s happened before.

  • Kim A

    Got a letter from Hillcrest Davidson regarding an old security contract with SAFE Security. This after multiple calls everyday from different numbers, but never leaving a message. They say I owe $588. I found the email from 2017 where I sent the letter I was told to submit to cancel my account. The account representative stayed on the line with me until she received it. She put the cancellation in my file and said the payments would be terminated. The payments were previously taken from my bank account, but did indeed stop when I submitted the cancellation letter. I’m now being told the “contract” says I needed to cancel 30 days before the renewal date, or July 31st, so I need to pay for the entire year. My cancellation letter was sent and accepted on August 24th. We moved from that address a month later. A manager, Joel, at Hillcrest offered to “settle” for 40% of the total. Said he had someone on the line from SAFE Security, but no other person spoke. I refused and told them to take me to court as I have the proof of cancellation. They said they wouldn’t do that, but would report me to the credit agencies where it would stay on my record for 7 years and would tank my score by 100 points. He said he was documenting where I refused his offer to settle and hung up on me. I tried calling SAFE Security immediately afterwards. I was informed my account was no longer in their database and they would give me a phone number to contract the company in possession of it. This turned out to be Hillcrest. So now I am stuck with a $588 bill and no recourse to fight them.

  • Joseph P

    Davidson and Associates(571 370-3400) called and said I have to call them immediately. Is this the same outfit as Hillcrest Davidson and Associates??? Hillcrest has received many complaints, to Better Business Bureau). I have not called them yet.

  • Sheri G

    I received a call from Davidson and Associates I was told they were in Richmond Virginia. I supposedly have an outstanding debt with USA cash loan over 10 years ago. I did pay the loan back but not sure where to begin looking for the proof because it has been so long ago. I spoke with Lacey and she stated they are not able to send me any documents showing what is owed etc… she threatened to garnishment or court.

  • Andre

    I had Safe Home Security for 6 years. Cancelled my service, got a confirmation letter account was closed, sold the house and moved to Florida a year ago. Somehow Safe Home Security made a mistake and sent my account to collections a year after it was closed. Safe Home acknowledged the error and are trying to fix it. I did reach out to Hillcrest Davidson to try to get this squared away. It’s not their fault that another merchant reported my account to them in error, however after giving Hillcrest Davidson a call, I am appalled at the customer service I received from them. I spoke with an associate named Travis who was extremely condescending. He was extremely rude until he pulled up my Safe Home information and found the error himself. Then I asked to speak with a manager and they connected me with Joel who was even worse. I told him I wanted to complain about the customer service I received from Travis. Joel told me they do collections and there isn’t any customer service involved………..now it all makes sense.

    There is just a clear misunderstanding of how to treat people here.

  • M Willis

    I have an collection put on my credit that is not mine

  • Elena Varela

    I too had a very rude person (Martin) talk to me very rudely (lack of a better word) Hung up on me. I had to call for his “supervisor” who said it would put a blemish on my credit history account. I have moved out of the area and no longer living at the house. Since I still own it. I guess. Until home sales increases I’ll just turn the property over. So I am maintaining 2 properties. The system has been “OFF” for a year and no service has been done. I did send them a copy of my military paperwork “PCS orders” but doesn’t seem to concern them. Like I have planned my home will go on sale this spring (when home sales generally go up).

  • Anastacia Durst

    Hillcrest Davidson & Associates sent me a letter in the mail yesterday. This was the first I had heard of the charges, so I contacted them to see what the charges were. There were so unprofessional, I was hung up on twice. Also told by one that she did not have to respect me because they were a debt collector. Horrible people!!! The guy who I was later told was a manager, told me that he was putting it on my credit as soon as we hung up. They told me I had been notified by the company at 60 days and 90 days. But I called the company this morning who confirmed they had never sent me a bill. No one should be allowed to operate a business this way! #Hillcrest Davidson & Associates

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