Debt Collector Verbally Abuses Disabled Elder

P. writes:

I worked for Citibank for 29 years, I became disabled and was put on LTD [long term disability]. …MetLife cancelled my coverage, I applied for my pension and am being jerked around by CitiGroup. Meanwhile, my Citicard is delinquent. The collector, whom I speak to every 4 days has become mocking. I told her I will pay when they begin paying me. She said I was a mean, old disabled person. I was not a man because I am not paying, she know about my disabilities and said that since my legs don’t work, maybe my ears don’t work also.

She then said, I’ll call you in 4 days, good luck with trying to walk and hung up.

This sweetheart is Ashley Brown.

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