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Apr 19 2018 04, 2018

Can You Go To Jail for Debt in California?

By | 2018-04-07T05:59:04+00:00 April 19th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

One of the most common worries among delinquent debtors is whether or not it is possible for them to end up in jail as a result of their outstanding liabilities. Here in California, the short answer is that this is one possible outcome, but upon further review, you will discover that it only happens in [...]

Apr 11 2018 04, 2018

Debt Collection in Ohio

By | 2018-04-07T05:58:22+00:00 April 11th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Despite the fact that residents of Ohio have seen significant economic recovery take place since the financial collapse of 2008, the state still lags slightly behind the national average in a number of key areas with respect to outstanding debts. For this reason, there are some additional regulations that anyone attempting to collect an outstanding [...]

Apr 7 2018 04, 2018

Understanding How the Rosenthal Act Impacts Collections in California

By | 2018-04-07T05:56:43+00:00 April 7th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

In recent years, commercial debt collection companies across the country have developed an understanding of what they can and cannot do in their collection practices on account of the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA). However, the FDCPA only applies to debt collection agencies, so creditors who are attempting to collect outstanding debts for themselves [...]

Mar 16 2018 03, 2018

How to Raise Your Credit Score 100+ Points in a Hurry

By | 2018-03-16T01:47:28+00:00 March 16th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

There comes a time in every consumer's life where they realize that they need to improve their credit score in order to qualify for a purchase they want to make. And it is at precisely that point that they realize they need to get that score up in a hurry. If you are one of [...]

Mar 14 2018 03, 2018

How Bitcoin Can Impact Your Collection Efforts

By | 2018-03-14T01:24:48+00:00 March 14th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Unless you have been living underneath a rock for the past six months, you have probably heard a number of people talking about Bitcoin, as well as the thousands of other cryptocurrencies popping up around the world. Many savvy investors will be quick to tell you that all of the rage surrounding these cryptocurrencies is [...]

Feb 15 2018 02, 2018

How to Handle Bankruptcy Issues with Your Clients

By | 2018-01-25T02:44:19+00:00 February 15th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Last November, ACA International published an article stating that bankruptcy rates were on the rise in the month of October after seeing a slight decline in the previous month. Any business that extends credit to its clients should take this rise very seriously and be prepared to deal with the first-hand consequences of those increased [...]

Feb 6 2018 02, 2018

Everything You NEED to Know About the California Fair Debt Collection Practices Act

By | 2018-02-06T01:40:55+00:00 February 6th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Have you ever wondered exactly where the line between legal and illegal is drawn in terms of debt collection? Perhaps you felt that a collector overstepped in contacting you at work. Or maybe you are attempting to collect on your own behalf and aren't exactly sure what the rules are. No matter what side of [...]

Jan 25 2018 01, 2018

How the Fires in Southern California Impact Debt Collection

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

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, [...]

Jan 16 2018 01, 2018

Understanding How Different Consumers Prefer to be Contacted

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

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 [...]

Jan 4 2018 01, 2018

The Powerful Leverage of Credit Reporting

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

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 [...]