Archive for April, 2010

Extreme Measures

Posted on April 27, 2010 by Saldutti

New Jersey’s Anti-Small Business Tactics Continue Behold the wonders of the Garden State: … boasts the highest taxes in the U.S. … is among the hardest places to run a business … has the lowest private sector business growth Now, New Jersey is making it even harder to get paid for your work. An absurd bill was recently introduced in the New Jersey General Assembly that would require debt collections by business operating in the state to provide debtors with additional information about their accounts, a full copy of the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA), and would increase fines per…

Drowning in Debt – Tips to Stay Afloat

Posted on April 20, 2010 by Saldutti

“We are here to assist you in creating an achievable payment schedule and ultimately rid you of a specific debt.”

Taking Matters Into Your Own Hands

Posted on April 13, 2010 by Saldutti

According to recent reports from the Federal Trade Commission, consumers filed nearly 120,000 complaints against third party debt collection agencies and creditor collection operations in 2009.  One explanation of this trend is the sharp increase in collection activity over the past year.  The Commercial Collection Agency Association (CCAA) reported that its members received a record volume of business-to-business accounts for collection in 2009.  With more debt to collect and more consumers contacted by creditors and debt collectors, there is more opportunity for consumer complaints. If your business is owed money, don’t feel guilty about collecting what is rightfully yours.  However…