Freelance writer Lisa McIntire's mother found a shocking surprise in her mail when she received a credit card offer from Bank of America.
The letter was addressed to "Lisa is a Slut McIntire".
Gawker reports that McIntire's mother contacted her daughter, sending a series of photos.
McIntire, a feminist writer, shared the photos on Twitter.
McIntire told the Daily Intelligencer that the missive "initially made me nervous because I'm a feminist writer on the internet, but I don't think it's personal."
She also said she didn't personally know anyone who worked at Bank of America.
Both the bank and Golden Key, the honour society partnered with the bank, replied apologetically to McIntire's tweet with promises to investigate the situation.
Golden Key eventually issued an apology stating that the error happened on their end: