Monthly Archives: November 2007

Credit Strategies to Streamline your Business

I received an email from Rich Hill at Creditworthy.com today and he was sharing some information on a new company called Credit Strategies. I thought it was interesting and wanted to make sure my readers know about it, it might … Continue reading

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Are you Meant to Mentor?

One of the most important things I did when I decided to start my own collection agency was to get a mentor. Realizing that having a mentor is something that can help you appreciate the wisdom many more experienced colleagues … Continue reading

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Why I created my Credit & Collections Association

I created Credit & Collections when I was starting my own debt collection agency and could not find much information on this topic. I created the credit and collections website to share what I had learned and what I knew … Continue reading

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What is the "law" on collecting bad checks?

I was recently asked a question in regards to debt collection agencies collecting on bad checks and how the FDCPA affects that. Someone had the question, “What options or alternative practices can be used by a collection agency to try … Continue reading

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SUCCESS! as a Judgment Recovery Specialist

Many people who think about starting a collection agency ask me about Judgment Recovery courses that they see online and frequently ask me which ones are better than others. I had never taken a judgment recovery course and so relied … Continue reading

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Success at Collection Advisor's Tech '07!

This year was the first year I attended Collection Advisor’s Tech ’07 in Las Vegas at the beautiful Bellagio hotel and casino. Their byline is “America’s Premier Collection Technology Event” and after attending, I couldn’t agree more. If I had … Continue reading

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Credit and Collections Equals a Full Plate

Steve Taylor, President of RZD Investigative Group and a member of my Credit & Collections Association, shared his story about his involvement in the credit and collections industry with Diana Krupp, a communication specialist for ACA’s programs department. Steve has … Continue reading

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