Can Southern Accept an Account if Workers Comp is Invloved?

We recently had a discussion regarding the Oregon rules for accepting accounts that may or may not be involved in a workers compensation claim, and the ending … Continue reading

Keyword “Compliance”

The collection business is much more complicated than most people know, and it is getting more complex all the time.  And that is not necessarily … Continue reading

My ex has to pay that! My divorce decree says so!

Perhaps you have been in the middle of a divorce yourself and spoke these words.  Maybe you’ve heard this while trying to get payment from … Continue reading

News10 Gets Half a Story

I received a call from a reported for News10 this week, asking for some help on how things can work when garnishing a bank account.  … Continue reading

Have you heard of E-Court?

Most of you see how technology improves life, making things go faster and easier and things become cheaper.  But not if you are the State … Continue reading

What is a "Short Sale" and why do some realtors want to bully creditors?

During the Great Recession, the phrase “Short Sale” was used in almost every news story and in every coffee shop that discussed the housing problems … Continue reading

How does a person not pay their bills but still buy a golf course?

The short answer is, “becasue they can”.  One of the most frequent, and frustrated, questions we get asked is; “How does a person go without … Continue reading

Collecting Across State Boarders

We frequently get asked about trying to collect from a debtor, both consumer and commercial, who reside in another state. What makes this such a challenge … Continue reading