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Strange Payment Order in the post

Hi, just got a weird letter put in my letter box. Abholungsaufforderung, Zahlungsbefehl. Translates to Payment Order Collection I believe.

It's from the Stadtamman und Betreibungsamt, very strange as it came hand delivered and just my name written on the front in pen. Any chance this could be a hoax, I'm normally good at paying my bills etc

Hmmmmm.

Office opens tomorrow, will give them a tinkle.........
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Re: Strange Payment Order in the post

Hi country mouse! Thats weird indeed, I wouldn't like getting a letter from the Betreibungsamt. :S Could it be a mistake?!

Here it says (in German) that in can be handgiven by an employee of the Betreibungsamt or per mail.
http://www.betreibungsinspektorat-zh.ch/deu/bet_zah.php

I dont think this is a hoax, but if you're good at paying your bills and all there is nothing to worry about I think. It can be an error from the creditor - this happened here to someone in Aargau (if you can understand German!)

http://www.betreibungsamt-ag.ch/v2/i...catid=2&id=650

Let us know how it goes and dont worry too much! The Betreibungsamt will give you a better answer than me tomorrow!

Kind regards

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Hi, just got a weird letter put in my letter box. Abholungsaufforderung, Zahlungsbefehl. Translates to Payment Order Collection I believe.

It's from the Stadtamman und Betreibungsamt, very strange as it came hand delivered and just my name written on the front in pen. Any chance this could be a hoax, I'm normally good at paying my bills etc

Hmmmmm.

Office opens tomorrow, will give them a tinkle.........
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Sounds like they're a bailiff of sorts. What's weird is that I would have expected a name of creditor or an invoice attached......nothing!
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That's for my friendship fees. Pay up biaaatch!!
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poker debts catching up? check with hoslo...
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Hi, just got a weird letter put in my letter box. Abholungsaufforderung, Zahlungsbefehl. Translates to Payment Order Collection I believe.

It's from the Stadtamman und Betreibungsamt, very strange as it came hand delivered and just my name written on the front in pen. Any chance this could be a hoax, I'm normally good at paying my bills etc

Hmmmmm.

Office opens tomorrow, will give them a tinkle.........
Sounds like a hoax, genuine ones are sent registered letter.

Tom
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I was a little worried, I thought the Child Support Agency had finally caught up with me :-)
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Thx Tom, pesky little wabbits!!!
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What happened then? We got a similar letter...
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Re: Strange Payment Order in the post

What does your letter say exactly? Normally it's about an unpaid bill they are trying to get paid after you missed numerous reminders. Contact them by phone or by visiting them and get it sorted out.
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Always check the bank account to be belonging to who it should belong.
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