Jul 29 2019 07, 2019

California’s Massive Problem With Public Education

By |2019-07-21T09:43:57-06:00July 29th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

The entire country took notice when school teachers in Southern California voted to go on strike this year, and since that time there have been hundreds of stories published that illustrate the many problems that are plaguing the education system here in the Golden State. Unfortunately, those problems aren’t likely to improve in the near [...]

Jul 21 2019 07, 2019

Examining the California Housing Crisis by the Numbers

By |2019-07-21T09:32:15-06:00July 21st, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

If you have looked into purchasing a home just about anywhere in California over the past few years, there is a good chance that you walked right into some serious sticker shock. Rising prices have reached a point where the average family simply can’t afford reasonable housing in many of the communities up and down [...]

Jun 27 2019 06, 2019

Seven Simple Tips to Help You Get Out of Debt Faster

By |2019-06-16T12:33:01-06:00June 27th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Between the burdens of student loans, car payments, medical bills, and credit card debt, today's millennials are struggling more than ever before to keep their credit scores at respectable levels. No matter what the reason, when today's consumers realize that they need to improve their credit scores, they are often finding themselves with quite a [...]

Jun 21 2019 06, 2019

The Pros and Cons of Debt Collection by Email and Text Messages

By |2019-06-16T12:22:24-06:00June 21st, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

The Trump administration recently announced a new policy change that would allow debt collectors to message consumers about collections via email and text messages. This announcement made headlines around the country, but most of the articles covering the topic tended to be slanted in one way or another. Just like there are two sides to [...]

Jun 17 2019 06, 2019

Four Powerful Reasons the California Economy is Booming

By |2019-06-16T12:11:34-06:00June 17th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

It's no big secret that the economy here in California has been booming ever since coming out of the decline of the Great Recession. And like any great economic boom, there are certain forces at work that have been driving the Golden State's economy to continue pushing higher year after year. With potential negatives like [...]

May 29 2019 05, 2019

How to Fire Difficult Clients and Still Get Paid

By |2019-04-29T14:54:10-06:00May 29th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

One of the toughest things about any type of service business is that you are always going to be at the mercy of your clients. The quality of your clients will always have a direct correlation to the quality of your business, which can make things tough if you find yourself working with a collection [...]

May 23 2019 05, 2019

Delinquency Timeline: What to Expect When You Fall Behind

By |2019-04-29T14:46:26-06:00May 23rd, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Everyone knows that falling behind on your bills will have a negative impact on your credit score, but most people don't exactly have a clear understanding of how that impact takes place over the course of time. In some situations, you might be able to work with a lender or creditor to recover from delinquent [...]

May 17 2019 05, 2019

Five Reasons You Should Start Charging Late Fees Immediately

By |2019-04-29T14:38:42-06:00May 17th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

While extending credit to customers is a necessary evil in many types of small business these days, there are a wide range of policies and procedures used by those creditors. One of the most commonly disputed policies is whether or not you should charge your clients a fee for late payments. Charging a late fee [...]

May 10 2019 05, 2019

How to Prevent Business Fraud

By |2019-04-29T14:28:39-06:00May 10th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Fraud is one of those frightening words that can intimidate even the most seasoned business veterans, and it is becoming more and more prevalent in recent years. Whether you are tasked with extending credit to customers, vetting customers applying for credit, managing customer credit accounts, or attempting to collect from delinquent customer accounts, stumbling across [...]

May 5 2019 05, 2019

Uncollectible Debts as Tax Write-Offs

By |2019-04-29T14:21:08-06:00May 5th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

With another tax season just recently passing, many small business owners across the country just recently made decisions regarding write-offs on uncollectible debts. However, there is no reason to wait until your taxes are due to think about how you want to handle your outstanding debts. In order to better help you prepare for next [...]