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The mission of (ARM stands for Accounts Receivable Management – also known as “debt collection”) is to shift the public conversation about the ARM industry in order to help creditors and collection professionals reduce risk, lawsuits, and bad press; we’d like to change consumer perception that speaking with collectors should be avoided. With over 75,000 subscribers our website and newsletters reach collection agencies and law firms, debt buyers, creditors, suppliers of technology and services to these groups, regulators, industry investors, and many other interested parties. provides the most credible platform for service providers to reach potential clients, and is also uniquely qualified to help ARM businesses with their own websites, social media programs, and overall marketing strategies.

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Windham Professionals President and CEO, Christine Timmins Barry, Joins the Board of Junior Achievement of Northern New England (JANNE)

Salem, NH –  Christine Timmins Barry, President and CEO of Windham Professionals, has proudly joined the Board of Directors of Junior Achievement (JA) of Northern New England.  As the former Board Chairman of Junior Achievement of Greater Cincinnati, Christine is delighted to leverage her experiences with the New England Chapter. “Earlier in my career, I […]

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Collection Agency Totals Up Summer Fundraising for Local Charities

Farmington Hills, MI – American Profit Recovery, a collection agency based in Michigan, Massachusetts and North Carolina, has once again spent part of their summer raising money for various charities. For the seventh year in a row, the collection agency held their annual “Summer Charities of Choice” in their three offices and raised over $2,160 for a number […]


CFPB Orders Indirect Auto Finance Company to Pay $48.3M in Relief and Penalties for Illegal Debt Collection Tactics

The CFPB announced this afternoon an enforcement action against an indirect auto finance company and its auto title lending subsidiary for pressuring borrowers using illegal debt collection tactics. The following is the full text of the CFPB press release on the matter. If these allegations are true, this is your textbook example of “bad apple.”


DBA International Commends George Mason University for Report on the Law and Economics of Consumer Debt Collection and its Regulation

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – A new study conducted by Professor Todd Zywicki of the Mercatus Center at George Mason University indicated that careful evaluation of the current regulatory environment was necessary to ensure that the debt collection and debt buying industries continued to fulfill their critical role in the economy. The study also found as the […]


CBE’s Mike Frost to Serve on FTC Panel

CBE Companies announced today that Michael L. Frost, CBE Companies Chief Compliance, Sales Officer and General Counsel, will serve on a panel discussing credit and collection issues. The event, The Federal Trade Commission’s second of three planned Debt Collection Dialogues, will be held tomorrow in Dallas, Texas, and will include members of the debt collection community in addition […]

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Fall 2015 Research Fellowship Program Focusing on the Government Sector

COLLEGE PARK, Md. – Kaulkin Ginsberg, the leading consultancy and M&A advisory firm specializing in the accounts receivable management (ARM) industry, began the fifth semester of its Research Fellows Program earlier this month in conjunction with the University of Maryland, College Park’s Department of Economics. Fellows will focus their research on U.S. government bad debt […]


United Debt Holding Selected to Receive 2015 Best of Business Award in Castle Rock, CO

Greenwood Village, CO – United Debt Holding, LLC is proud to announce the receipt of the 2015 Best of Business award in Castle Rock, CO in the small business category. The Small Business Community Association (SBCA) has been dedicated to empowering and recognizing small business owners who continually make a difference in their business community since […]

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Five-Time Donors Eastern Revenue and American Profit Recovery Make it Six for Veterans

Collingswood, NJ – As they have done in prior years, two ARM industry firms have generously donated to ARMing Heroes again this year, supporting its sixth annual No Debts for Vets Charity Fundraising Drive, which runs from September 11th through Veterans Day, November 11th every year.  The collection industry’s charity for military veterans is pleased to […]