Sat.Sep 10, 2022 - Fri.Sep 16, 2022

Dispelling myths about bankruptcy and your credit

Albuquerque Law

There are countless myths when it comes to bankruptcy. Many people believe myths such as only financially irresponsible people file bankruptcy, or that filing means they will lose everything. Some of the most common myths surround your credit. Here, we will discuss some of these.

Data Offers Insights Into Collecting From Millennials

Account Recovery

Nearly three-quarters of Millennials are carrying non-mortgage debt, with the average member of that generation owing $117,000, according to the results of a recently released survey.

Consumer Debt vs. Non Consumer Debt

Sawin & Shea

When filing Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy, it’s critical to understand the difference between consumer debt and non-consumer debt.

CFPB Study Details the Rapid Growth of “Buy Now, Pay Later” Lending

Consumer Finance

Business model relies on data collection, and loans serve as close substitute for credit cards. Press release

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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.

3 Payment Software Adoption Goals for Small to Midsize Businesses

PDC Flow

If you are evaluating your company’s payment software and communication workflows, you need to look not only at existing processes, but at the tools you’re using to engage customers.

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I don’t think my business can afford to use a collection agency-Now what?

American Profit

Hold on… not so fast! Before your business decides it’s not a good idea to use a collection agency or you simply cannot afford it, we have a few pieces of advice you should consider before shutting the door on getting third-party help.

Enterprise Recovery obtains CLLA Certified Agency Status

Enterprise Recovery

Enterprise Recovery LLC was introduced in 2016 in response to our business clients' requests for industry-focused commercial debt collection.

What to Expect From the Federal Reserve's Interest Rate Decision

Nerd Wallet

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Harvest Strategy Group Onboards New COO, Pete Klipa

Account Recovery

DENVER, CO – Harvest Strategy Group is pleased to announce the addition of Pete Klipa as Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Klipa brings 20 years’ executive experience in the accounts receivable space with a strong consumer-focused perspective.

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.

Reasons why now is a good time to review your accounts receivables

American Profit

Your accounts receivables never sleep and it’s always a great time to review your procedures and make any adjustments necessary. After all, the health of your business depends on it.

84% of CCJs unsatisfied in England and Wales

UK debt collections

In figures released by the Registry Trust earlier this year, data showed that 84% of the County Court Judgements (CCJ) issued were deemed as unsatisfied. This means that only 16% of CCJs were recorded by the courts as being satisfied for the year between 2020 to 2021.

What Is a Single-Stock ETF, and Why Are Advisors Wary?

Nerd Wallet

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Judge Grants MTD in FCRA, FDCPA, TCPA Case

Account Recovery

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.

Debunked! Four Compliance Myths and Misconceptions for Collections

True Accord

Trying to keep up with regulations in debt collection can feel overwhelming especially with new cases and federal guidance coming out regularly interpreting the law and states actively amending or creating new laws that impact debt collectors, original creditors, and current creditors.

OCC Closely Watches as Banks and Fintech Partner

Troutman Sanders

On September 6, Acting Comptroller of the Currency Michael Hsu warned that fintech and big techs partnerships and their forays into payment and lending could lead to increased risk for the banking industry. “My

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Smart Money Podcast: Live From Las Vegas!

Nerd Wallet

Welcome to NerdWallet’s Smart Money podcast, where we answer your real-world money questions. This week’s episode is a special live episode that was recorded at a company gathering in Las Vegas over the summer.

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Getting to Know Brian Glass of Halsted Financial

Account Recovery

The “Getting to Know” series is sponsored by Applied Innovation. Applied Innovation is helping to shape the future of accounts receivable management.

Southern Water turning to Private Debt Collectors

UK debt collections

Southern Water is threatening to use debt collection agencies against customers involved in a payment boycott in protest against continuing raw sewage discharges.

Professional development is a cornerstone here

American Profit

By Sabrine: Employees may not be comfortable asking questions or asking for advice from their peers because of the environment they are working in. Luckily here at American Profit Recovery, it’s unlikely to be the case because we provide professional development opportunities on a consistent basis.

How I Got My Student Loans Forgiven: Public Defender in Florida

Nerd Wallet

Beth Bourdon, an assistant public defender at the Orange County Public Defender’s Office in Orlando, Florida, was used to her student loans not qualifying for relief that other federal loans did. She had Family Federal Education Loan Program, or FFEL, loans.

Chopra Stands Firm in Response to Senate Republicans

Account Recovery

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director Rohit Chopra yesterday appeared to be unswayed by accusations from Senate Republicans that the Bureau is not staying in its lane, saying that the CFPB will “keep doing our work, regardless of the false accusations that are made about our staff.”

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Does New York Allow Contingency Fee Debt Collection?

FFGN COLLECT NY

In some cases, debt collection lawyers may offer contingency fee debt collection arrangements also known as no recovery, no fee collections. The debt collection process can include demand, mediation, arbitration, litigation and judgment enforcement.

Farewell, Hunstein—Eleventh Circuit Holds Disclosing Debtor’s Information to Mail Vendor Does Not Establish Concrete Harm

Consumer Finance Watch

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How to Start Saving for Your Kids’ College

Nerd Wallet

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Daily Digest – September 16. Another Collector Facing Opt-Out Class-Action; Judge Grants MTD Over Settlement Offer

Account Recovery

ANOTHER COLLECTOR FACING CLASS-ACTION OVER LOCATION, FORMAT OF EMAIL OPT-OUT DISCLOSURE The disclosure, which was a hyperlink at the bottom of the email, was not “clear and conspicuous” enough, according to the complaint.

National Labor Relations Board’s Notice of Proposed Rulemaking – Potential Change in the Standard for Determining “Joint-Employer” Status

Burr Forman

Joint-Employer Doctrine under the National Labor Relations Act. Under the joint-employer doctrine, an individual may be considered an employee of an entity that is not the individual’s formal employer.

What Can a Debt Collector Do in California?

Direct Recovery

Dealing with debt collectors is a frustrating experience for anyone to deal with, regardless of the underlying reasons for the situation. Fortunately, the local laws in California offer a wide range of protections that limit what those agents can do when they contact consumers.

How to Build a Holiday Budget That Works Every Year

Nerd Wallet

The holiday season rolls around at the same time each year, but unexpected expenses can catch you, and your wallet, off guard. Creating a holiday budget can help turn those surprises into anticipated costs.

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