Mar 7 2017 03, 2017

Main Regulations and Limitations for Collecting Debt in California

By | 2017-03-12T14:12:52+00:00 March 7th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Since it is one of the most expensive states in the country in terms of cost of living, it should come as no surprise that California also ranks among the top states in terms of outstanding consumer debt. Living in California is expensive, and many of the residents who call The Golden State home are [...]

Feb 21 2017 02, 2017

Take Control of Your Debt Collection Efforts By Partnering With a Collection Agency

By | 2017-02-12T14:41:00+00:00 February 21st, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Running a small business can be one of the most difficult and demanding things that you will ever do. No matter how good you are at hiring the right people and putting good systems in place, there is always something that is going to need your attention when you are the boss. And if you [...]

Feb 13 2017 02, 2017

Popular Debt Collection Violations in Georgia

By | 2017-02-12T14:41:00+00:00 February 13th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

The entire debt collection industry has recently come under close scrutiny in the state of Georgia, where a number of collection agencies have apparently been implementing a wide range of completely illegal actions in order to convince consumers to pay for debts that may or may not have ever existed in the first place. When [...]

Jan 30 2017 01, 2017

What Constitutes Written Proof for a Debt?

By | 2017-02-12T14:41:00+00:00 January 30th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

One of the biggest sticking points when it comes to commercial debt collection in today’s marketplace is having the ability to quickly and accurately prove that a particular debt is actually valid if the consumer should elect to exercise their right to insist on proper validation. This is happening more and more frequently, and collectors [...]

Jan 22 2017 01, 2017

Debt Collection Resolutions for 2018

By | 2018-02-05T09:14:13+00:00 January 22nd, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

It might be a little late for New Years Resolutions, but that doesn't mean you have to wait until next January to get your debt collection process in order. Any month could be the perfect opportunity to start new policies or simply recommit to the ones you already have in place. This type of focus [...]

Jan 17 2017 01, 2017

Six Reasons You Should Pay Off Your Collection Accounts Sooner Rather Than Later

By | 2017-02-12T14:41:00+00:00 January 17th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

No one likes the idea of dealing with accounts that have gone into collections. Just the fact that they exist is enough to frustrate most of us to the point where we toss those notices in a drawer somewhere and avoid calls from debt collectors hoping that everything will just go away. But these things [...]

Jan 10 2017 01, 2017

What is a Reasonable Percentage of Accounts Receivable to be Past Due?

By | 2017-02-12T14:41:01+00:00 January 10th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Every business that extends credit to its customers has to struggle with getting those customers to make their payments according to the agreed upon time frame. One of the biggest cash flow drains that can ruin a business is when those payments start coming in later than expected. The acceptable percentages of accounts receivable that [...]

Jan 2 2017 01, 2017

Debt Collection in Florida and the Florida Consumer Collection Practices Act

By | 2017-02-12T14:41:01+00:00 January 2nd, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

The exact rules and regulations that all debt collectors must follow vary from state to state, and in the state of Florida there is an added layer of protection for consumers in the form of the Florida Consumer Collection Practices Act (FCCPA). This legislation works as an extension of the federal law known as the [...]

Dec 17 2016 12, 2016

Dispelling Common Misconceptions About Debt Validation

By | 2017-02-12T14:41:01+00:00 December 17th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

One of the most powerful protections offered to consumers under the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) is the ability to require a debt collector to validate a debt by providing proof that it is legitimate. While this requirement is a great way for consumers to protect themselves, many misinformed debtors do not exactly understand [...]

Dec 9 2016 12, 2016

The Compounding Effect of Unemployment in California

By | 2017-02-12T14:41:01+00:00 December 9th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Unemployment is a serious cause for concern in the state of California. When people have a hard time finding jobs, the economy is bound to suffer, and the unemployment rate in California is generally about a point higher than it is in the country as a whole. This leads to the people of California struggling [...]