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“Bad Paper” by Jake Halpern

Thank you to Jake Halpern for sending me a copy of his newest book, “Bad Paper” to read and review.  Having worked in the credit and debt collection industry for over 27 years, I looked forward to reading a book … Continue reading

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Tips for hiring a Collection Agency

Do some research before just hiring a collection agency because they charge the lowest rate.  Ask other people in your industry who they use for a collection agency to get an idea of what your options are.  An agency specialized … Continue reading

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