collection agency

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collection agency

Managed care An enterprise that demands payment for a product sold or a service rendered, after an appropirate period of time has passed and the purchaser has not paid the seller. See Dun.
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If you have had a problem with a debt collection agency, register a complaint with Consumer Direct, who are part of the OFT, on 08454 04 05 06.
We would only refer it to the debt collection agency as a last resort."
Louise will never be able to prove her debt collection agency tried to get her to change her debt management plan.
THE Liverpool office of a debt collection agency will see staff numbers cut "substantially" after the company announced it was scaling back its UK business.
It doesn't seem right that old people can be menaced by a debt collection agency for money they don't owe.
Ed has been lined up to host the Debt Collection Agency Of The Year Awards in Birmingham on Wednesday.
A 61-YEAR-OLD grandmother, hounded by a debt collection agency for a bill for pounds 16,000 she didn't owe, ends her misery by committing suicide.
The Swedish-controlled, Luxembourg-based customer relationship management (CRM) solutions and debt collection services provider Transcom WorldWide SA said on Monday (3 September) that it has acquired 100% of IS Inkasso Service Group, the largest debt collection agency in Austria.
Threatening letters from an international debt collection agency are being circulated in Huddersfield.
Nevertheless, the bills keep on coming and now she has even had a demand from a debt collection agency.
Most often, a company will consider turning over a hard-to-collect receivable to a commercial debt collection agency after it has been outstanding for 90 days.
Gresham's investment in 1st Credit follows its previous backing of Mike Cleary, 1st Credit's chief executive, who founded debt collection agency CCI in 1992 and led a pounds 4 million management buy-out of the firm in 1997 with Gresham's backing.