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How the Fires in Southern California Impact Debt Collection

The new year has not been kind to the people of southern California. As many across the globe were celebrating the start of 2018, multiple wildfires were raging across the Golden State. And as if those fires weren't enough, the damage they left behind has created a derivative problem with massive mudslides taking out houses, [...]

By | 2018-01-25T02:48:34+00:00 January 25th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Understanding How Different Consumers Prefer to be Contacted

In today's digital world, the method used to communicate with consumers can be just as important as the actual message you are attempting to deliver. And the type of communication that works best can vary dramatically depending on where those consumers are located. In order to make sure that you are optimizing all of your [...]

By | 2018-01-16T11:34:23+00:00 January 16th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

The Powerful Leverage of Credit Reporting

One of the most powerful tools in the pocket of anyone attempting to collect an outstanding debt is the ability to report that debt to the major credit rating agencies. These agencies have become a go-to source for all kinds of businesses that lend money to their clients, and they are just as important for [...]

By | 2017-12-30T14:18:56+00:00 January 4th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Five Reasons to Make Debt Collection a Bigger Priority in Your Business

Most small business owners understand the importance of prioritizing their debt collection practices, but those practices also tend to fall into the "important, but not urgent" category. And those tasks often get overlooked in favor of the more pressing demands of tasks in the "urgent, but not important" categories. Business owners are constantly forced to [...]

By | 2017-12-30T14:06:03+00:00 December 30th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Different Types of Debt Collection Agencies

Making the decision to work with a commercial debt collection agency is a big step for most small business owners. But that decision is relatively small compared to the task of deciding exactly which agency makes the most sense for your business. Debt collection agencies come in all shapes and sizes, and partnering with one [...]

By | 2017-11-26T12:35:59+00:00 December 5th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

How to Respond to Threats From Debtors

Commercial debt collection is typically a pretty boring operation. Between all of the documentation and paper pushing, there is actually not much of anything about the process that is worth getting excited about. But every once in a while a creditor will come across a situation where a debtor becomes hostile. When you find yourself [...]

By | 2017-11-26T12:32:37+00:00 November 27th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

What Documentation is Necessary to Recover Debt?

Whether you are working with a commercial debt collection agency or attempting to collect delinquent accounts on your own, collections can be a very difficult process. One of the best ways to improve your ability to collect on those outstanding debts is to improve your documentation process. It should start from the very minute that [...]

By | 2017-10-13T17:08:40+00:00 November 9th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Debt Collection in Germany

International debt collection is one of the toughest obstacles that exists in the collection industry. Every country has a different set of rules and regulations when it comes to debt collection, and keeping all of them straight isn't just a full time job…it's a job for a full department of people. Germany is actually one [...]

By | 2017-10-13T16:36:06+00:00 November 1st, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Collection Rate vs. Contingency Fees: Getting the Most Out of Your Collection Agency

There are an incredible number of variables to consider during the process of choosing a commercial debt collection agency to handle your company's delinquent accounts. As much as you might value important factors like location and experience, the two biggest keys for any business owner are collection rate and contingency fees. Of course, those two [...]

By | 2017-10-13T16:17:32+00:00 October 24th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Debt Collection in Illinois

The rules and regulations regarding commercial debt collection can vary tremendously depending on your location and the location of the debtor you are attempting to collect from. Those laws can get extremely complicated when you are attempting to collect internationally, but there can also be some complications when attempting to collect a debt in a [...]

By | 2017-10-13T15:33:55+00:00 October 18th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments