Solon calls out credit card companies ‘harassing’ cardholders with unpaid dues

1/22/2021 4:14:00 PM

Ang Probinsyano Rep. Ronnie Ong on Friday called out credit card companies for allegedly harassing clients with unpaid balances amid the Covid-19 pandemic.

Ang Probinsyano Rep. Ronnie Ong on Friday called out credit card companies for allegedly harassing clients with unpaid balances amid the Covid-19 pandemic.

Ang Probinsyano Rep. Ronnie Ong on Friday called out credit card companies for allegedly harassing clients with unpaid balances amid the Covid-19 pandemic.

“We are still in the pandemic where life is hard and the issuing banks are not focusing on the issue at hand but are even going after other unrelated accounts, loans and properties of the helpless consumers, effectively shutting down their other financial means,” he added.

What is “even more reprehensible” according to Ong is that many, if not all, of the cases involving late credit card payments are due to the application of grace periods provided under the two Bayanihan laws, both of which provided safety nets for the credit card companies and for the transacting public.

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Business as usual. Anong party list na naman to! Ibasura na ang party list system, inaabuso lang ng mga bulok sa gobyerno. Name these banks and collection agencies. They shame their customers, so shame them too. Ano po gagawin? Kanino po magrereport?