Western Union, Consumer Portfolio Service and VeriSign Team to Offer Mobile Bill Payment Solution

Englewood, Colo. – The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU), together with Consumer Portfolio Services Inc. (CPS) and VeriSign’s Messaging and Mobile Media Division (NASDAQ: VRSN), today announced a pilot project enabling CPS customers to trigger their monthly car payment directly from their mobile phone.  Unlike mobile payment services that direct the consumer to a website […]

Collection Industry Index Declines Nearly 4 Percent, A Reflection Of Continuing Economic Challenges

Rockville, MD – The Kaulkin Ginsberg Index (KGI), the leading indicator of economic conditions affecting the accounts receivables management (ARM) industry, continued its decline from the month prior. The updated February figure for the KGI shows the index fell 36.5 points from January to 1128.5 in February, a decline of 3.1%. The February adjusted figure […]

FTRANS Expands Bank Program with Addition of Three Financial Institutions

ATLANTA –  FTRANS, a leading provider of complete accounts receivable and credit management solutions, today announced several additions to its bank program, highlighted by partnerships with three banks — including KeyWorth Bank (Johns Creek, GA), TouchMark (Norcross, GA), & Decatur First (Decatur, GA). The bank program allows financial institutions looking to diversify their lending portfolios […]

CR Software?s Next Generation Interactive Voice Response System

CR Software LLC, the leading financial software solutions provider to collections entities, announces today the next generation Titanium ORE Interactive Voice Response (IVR) system, a pure software solution that needs no additional hardware and leverages emerging Voice-over IP (VOIP) technology. With the implementation of Titanium ORE IVR, organizations can reduce operational costs by offloading a […]

Magnum Hosts Alternative Data Webinar

ATLANTA, GA – Magnum, an industry leader in credit analytics, decisioning applications and professional consulting services will host a Webinar on Alternative Data Sources on Wednesday, May 20th at 1:00pm EST. Joining Magnum will be Executive Vice President Mark Doman of eBureau, Paul DeSaulniers, Director of Credit Decisioning at Lexis-Nexis and Michelle Wheeler Vice President […]