Fairway Capital Recovery Blog

Debt Collection Laws: FDCPA 101

Posted by Matt Alkire on Mon, Mar 31, 2014

There are many laws and agencies that regulate debt collectors, but one of the most significant is the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA). Enacted in 1978, the FDCPA's goal is to protect consumers from abusive debt collection practices.

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Topics: debt collection services, financial regulations, debt collection laws

Six Things Your Collection Agency Doesn’t Want You to Know

Posted by Matt Alkire on Thu, Oct 17, 2013

There are a lot of great collection agencies serving the needs of businesses all over the country, but there are also some who do not have the best interests of their clients at heart. Here are six things that some collection agencies do not want their clients to know:

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Topics: collection agency, outsourcing debt collection, debt collection services, hire collection agency, financial regulations

Quarterly Update: Accounts Receivable Management Industry News

Posted by Matt Alkire on Fri, Aug 16, 2013

The accounts receivable management (ARM) industry is highly regulated, and the rules governing debt collection practices have seen many changes in recent years. Whether you perform collections activity in-house or outsource to an agency, it’s important to be aware of the regulatory changes and trends in the industry.

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Topics: financial regulations, accounts receivable management, collection industry news, ARM