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Debt Appealed and found incorrect

Debt amount: 
Date debt issued: 
Friday, 7 June 2019
Period debt occurred: 
July 2017 to November 2019
Has your case been referred to a collection agency?: 
Payment Type: 
Youth Allowance
Appealing Debt?: 
Yes in process
Tell us about your debt and how has this affected you? e.g. anxiety levels, financial and accommodation stress: 

Receiving the letter, I felt a sense of doom. Yes I am now working full time and my financial situation has improved, but not too the point where I had a spare $900 to give them on demand.

How do you feel about the way the Government has handled this process?: 

Bitter. The women I first spoke to could see the error was simply that the company name I reported under didn't perfectly match what they had listed, even though the ABN was correct. 2 months of chasing payslips resulted in them accepting my appeal, but a month since then, I'm yet to see a cent of the 50% I've paid of the debt reimbursed. I'm just angry now.