collection agency

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collection agency

Any individual, organization, or unit that has access to sources of information and the capability of collecting information from them. See also agency.
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On December 3, Koster announced plans to reform court rules around debt collection lawsuits.
He ignored it, as he was fairly confident that the debt collection agency had made a mistake.
International debt collection and country specific legal systems create challenges that can affect every business.
A big question in collections is how will the CFPB change credit unions and other lenders' debt collection practices, but the specific modifications remain uncertain.
The OCC added that it has ordered the bank to 'correct deficiencies in the bank's practices and procedures' for filing sworn documents in debt collection litigation.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- After 75 percent of officials working in the state's debt collection offices were removed from their positions following a much complained about bribery problem, the number of job applications with debt collection offices has fallen drastically.
The Association of Collection Agencies in Bulgaria (ACABG) has registered monthly and annual increases in debt collection in June 2012.
The Department of Justice contemplates the award of up to three contracts with private practitioners for debt collection services in the counties that comprise the Federal Judicial District for the Middle District of Florida.
DEBT collection firm Commercial Credit Management has scooped one of the top prizes at a leading industry awards ceremony.
ON one occasion about four years ago, I pursued a complaint from Johann, a reader who was being hounded by a debt collection agency.