Tue.Dec 06, 2022

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Wash. Appeals Court Overturns Ruling for Collector

Account Recovery

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Starting a Business Has Gotten Harder This Year, Data Suggests

Nerd Wallet

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Ed. Dept. Issues Guidance About Post-Moratorium Collection Efforts

Account Recovery

Individuals with student loans will be able to avoid facing collection attempts for one year once the moratorium on making student loan payments ends, according to guidance released by the Department of Education’s Federal Student Aid office last week.

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CFPB Finds Members of the Reserves and National Guard Paying Millions of Dollars in Extra Interest Each Year

Consumer Finance

Today, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) released research revealing that Reserve and National Guard members called to active duty are paying an extra $9 million in interest every year because they are not always receiving the benefit of their right to rate reductions under the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act.

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Connect, Care, Convert: Secrets to Establishing Trust with Niche Markets and Turning Them Into Clients

Speaker: Lynnette Khalfani-Cox, The Money Coach®

Lynnette Khalfani-Cox, The Money Coach, is here to give you insights into the consumer mindset along with proven strategies for nurturing trust and client-building in underserved markets.

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Tim Collins on Challenging the Status Quo

Account Recovery

Being curious and wanting to learn new things is exciting and challenging. But Tim Collins has never been satisfied with just doing something challenging. He wants to go beyond. And the next step beyond learning is questioning, meaning — if you think you know something, what if you were wrong?

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Daily Digest – December 6. Settlement Offer, Tradeline Deletion Mention in Letter Leads to Class Action; Tim Collins on Challenging the Status Quo

Account Recovery

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When Should I Break a CD Early for a Better Rate?

Nerd Wallet

The investing information provided on this page is for educational purposes only. NerdWallet does not offer advisory or brokerage services, nor does it recommend or advise investors to buy or sell particular stocks, securities or other investments.

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Settlement Offer, Tradeline Deletion Mention in Letter Leads to Class Action Against Collector

Account Recovery

EDITOR’S NOTE: This article is part of a series that is sponsored by WebRecon. WebRecon identifies serial plaintiffs lurking in your database BEFORE you contact them and expose yourself to a likely lawsuit.

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High Q3 Mortgage Rates Offset Lower Home Prices, Vexing First-Time Buyers

Nerd Wallet

The third-quarter housing market was, yet again, unfriendly to first-time buyers. High mortgage rates moderated any relief from the high prices and scant listings that have dominated the past few years.

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Successful Change Management with Enterprise Risk Management

Speaker: William Hord, Vice President of ERM Services

Join us as we discuss the various tangents of data and the change management process that will help you make better risk-based business decisions to save time and money for your organization.

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Government to review UK Small Business Late payments

UK debt collections

The government is to review worsening UK Small Business late payments it has been announced. Business secretary Grant Shapps said the review was to stop larger companies “ripping off” their smaller counterparts. The government also urged larger businesses to pay their suppliers promptly.

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What Causes Inflation and What to Do About It

Nerd Wallet

In 2022, the U.S. hit a 40-year high in inflation, causing everything from gas to groceries to get more expensive. Inflation is the general increase in prices of goods and services in the economy.

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Prepare for the future. Invest in receivables management

Onguard

Digital transformation has a positive impact. Discover which solutions Visma | Onguard offers for your accounts receivable department. With good insight into your customer base, you take faster and more appropriate action when payment problems are suspected.

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Trezor Crypto Wallet Review 2022: Pros, Cons and How It Compares

Nerd Wallet

Our Take 4 The bottom line: Trezor's hardware cryptocurrency wallets are a good choice for users seeking simple, offline storage with high security. There are no native staking or NFT features, however, so users looking for more Web 3 access might prefer a device from competitor Ledger.

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How Preparation and Strategy Can Be Used to Fight and Defeat Any Ransomware Attack

Speaker: Karl Camilleri, Cloud Services Product Manager at phoenixNAP

Through a detailed analysis of major attacks and their consequences, Karl Camilleri, Cloud Services Product Manager at phoenixNAP, will discuss the state of ransomware and future predictions, as well as provide best practices for attack prevention and recovery.

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Can You Secure a Debt Collection Judgment Lien on a NY Co-Op ?

FFGN COLLECT NY

Can you use a New York debt collection judgment to lien a debtor’s co-op or condo? As a judgment creditor, you want to restrain, attach and lien as many of the judgment debtor’s assets in order to satisfy your judgment.

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The Guide to Disney Cruise Concierge

Nerd Wallet

Ever thought about going on a Disney cruise? While pricey, Disney cruises offer high-end entertainment for the whole family, including spectacular events like shows and character meet and greets. But there’s more than one way to book a Disney cruise.

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What Is the Average Used Car Loan Rate?

Credit Corp

Article originally published July 13th, 2016. Updated December 6th, 2022. Just a few years ago, nearly one in three drivers chose to lease rather than purchase a vehicle. Today, however, less than one in five drivers lease their cars. Why such a dramatic shift?

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AR Automation: How To Set Up Your First Automated Collections Process

Chargent

Automated Collections Software Works for Your Business When it comes to collections activity, every dollar, and every minute counts. Chargent’s Automated Collections add-on is a powerful dunning tool that does the heavy lifting of collecting late and failed payments - right in Salesforce.

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Mandatory COVID Vaccination Policy Template

The federal government is developing a rule requiring employers with more than 100 employees ensure their workers are vaccinated or produce a negative COVID test weekly before entering the workplace. So, what can your organization do to prepare? Get Paycor’s COVID Vaccination Policy Template to help communicate important details to your employees.

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Eleventh Circuit Finds Complaint’s Ambiguity in Number of Calls Received Warrants Remand for Article III Standing Analysis

TCPA

Recently, the Eleventh Circuit remanded a TCPA suit for the district court to rule on Article III standing, finding that the trial court should have addressed the standing issue because plaintiffs failed to plead the number of telephone calls allegedly … Continue reading → Actual Harm Jurisdiction Standing

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Help Us Regulate Crypto: Concerned Senator Sherrod Brown asks Treasury Secretary for Help After FTX Collapse

Troutman Sanders

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Minimum Wage Set to Increase, With or Without Court Action

Fraser

On Monday, December 5, 2022, the Michigan Department of Labor and Economic Opportunity announced the effective minimum wages for 2023, pegging the standard minimum wage at $10.10 per hour.

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US Bankcards Industry Benchmarking Trends: 2022 Q3 Update

Fico Collections

US Bankcards Industry Benchmarking Trends: 2022 Q3 Update. Inflation takes hold, bankcards delinquencies surpass pre-pandemic levels. NicholetteLarsen@fico.com. Tue, 03/23/2021 - 22:16. by Leanne Marshall. expand_less Back To Top. Tue, 12/06/2022 - 16:00.

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Credit card debt is getting more expensive—here are 3 steps to help pay it off quicker

Collection Industry News

It’s getting more expensive to pay down credit card debt. The average interest rate on new credit card offers is now nearly 23%, according to LendingTree’s latest analysis. That’s up from about 22.4% in November. Credit card interest rates are as high as they’ve ever been,” Matt Schulz, chief credit analyst at LendingTree, tells CNBC Make It. Unfortunately, 2023 isn’t likely to be much better.”.

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The Guide to Emirates Premium Economy

Nerd Wallet

At first glance, Emirates Airlines — perhaps best known for its first-class luxury suites that can include access to an onboard shower — might not appeal to the comfort-seeking flyer with less to spend. But recent news has been positive for those passengers who desire a mid-tier flight experience.

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November's Strong Job Report is Bad News for the Economy

NACM

Despite high interest rates and recession concerns, the hiring market remains strong—with up to 263,000 new jobs added in November and a steady unemployment rate of 3.7%, according to a report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.The results of the latest job report make the Fed's fight against inflation more challenging. The latest data could force.

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