Receivables Management Association International – Receivables Management Association International, is the nonprofit trade association that represents the interests of companies that acquire accounts receivable portfolios on the secondary market. It promotes the debt buying industry at major industry conferences and represent members before Federal and State agencies and in the courts. RMA maintains a code of ethics and a national certification program in order to promote uniform industry standards based on best practices.
ACA International – ACA International, the Association of Credit and Collection Professionals, is the comprehensive, knowledge-based resource for success in the credit and collection industry. Founded in 1939, ACA brings together third-party collection agencies, law firms, asset buying companies, creditors and vendor affiliates, representing more than 230,000 industry employees. ACA establishes ethical standards, produces a wide variety of products, services and publications, and articulates the value of the credit and collection industry to businesses, policymakers and consumers.
Florida Collectors Association – The Florida Collectors Association is a trade association of professional debt collectors with offices in Florida.The FCA holds two conferences per year for its members where they can network with peers and share information of our industry with one another.
Skip Tracing Services
Skip tracing is a tool that allows for collection industry professional to locate and communicate with consumers. It provides information about the consumer that is not readily available because of a consumer changing telephone numbers, moving into a new residence, or a host of other concerns.
Companies in the skip tracing industry have different business models that they work from and with that a multitude or requirements for an agency to abide by. Additionally their timelines for developing communication lines may vary. Below you will find a company that we use and trust for our skip tracing needs.
CBC Innovis – CBCInnovis is part of a privately-held family of companies initially established in 1948 with the purchase of a local credit bureau; later to be named CBC Companies. Headquartered in Columbus Ohio, their services include risk management solutions to customers in the business,government and not-for-profit sectors.
Throughout the years their company has grown through acquisition and successful marketing efforts. Along the way, automation has reshaped their industry, and they have been at the forefront, offering computerized consumer reporting as early as 1972.
They now offer the most advanced online database and inquiry system currently employed in the credit reporting business. In 2005, CBCInnovis became the brand identifying CBC Companies’ broadlist of business solutions.
With their proven experience, innovative technology and diverse portfolio of solutions, they are uniquely qualified to be a trusted resource for your verification, credit, collection, property and commercial needs.
CBCInnovis has experienced many exciting changes over time, however our commitment is constant. We remain ever mindful of our long-standing and unwavering philosophy to provide only the best service to each and everyone of our customers each and every day.
Acknowledging our history, focusing on today and respecting the future, CBCInnovis continues to deliver the right information at the right time.
They can be reached at 1-877-284-8322.
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Collection software is the backbone of a great agency. A good platform will minimize the time locating information, running reports, and tracking data. This will allow you to do what you do best – collect money. A great platform will do all of that and much more. We use Beam 4D; it has been instrumental in our continued success as a company. Calling it great would bean understatement.
The BeamTM project began with the idea that, if they could increase the speed and ease with which companies do business together, more companies would. Debt purchasing was becoming an industry segment that increasingly relied on the ability to react quickly to new strategies, including the ability to strategically outsource work to agencies and attorneys.
To make such a system work, the hardware and collection software engineering would have to be second-to-none. Beam’s earliest architects saw to that. With experience that includes having written the precursor to Quicken called Managing Your Money and over a decade of development work for major Wall Street investment firms like Fidelity and Ameritrade, they began building much more than just collection software. They started a community. 1-800-212-2326.