The CFPB this week finalized a rule to promote more effective privacy disclosures from financial institutions to their customers. The new rule, which will primarily impact creditors and debt buyers, allows companies to post their GLBA-mandated annual privacy notices online rather than delivering them individually.
DBA International, the voice of the debt buying industry, announced the addition of Don Maurice as a legal consultant specializing in state and federal legislative activities.
PRA Group (Nasdaq:PRAA), a world leader in acquiring non-performing consumer debt, has been named to Forbes’ annual list of America’s Best Small Companies for the eighth consecutive year. It is one of only seven companies to have been featured on the Forbes list every year since 2007.
NPR Thursday on its “All Things Considered” program ran a segment focusing on the post-secondary debt purchasing and collection world through the eyes of an ex-con in Buffalo.
Critical mistakes are sometimes made during the selling process that could cost owners many millions of dollars in transaction value.
LiveVox Inc., the leading provider of cloud contact center solutions for enterprise operations, announced it will host a creditor-focused compliance webinar with renowned ARM industry legal expert, David Kaminski of Carlson & Messer, LLP on Tuesday, November 11th at 2:30 ET/11:30PT.
Encore Capital Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: ECPG) today announced that former Sallie Mae Chief Financial Officer Jonathan Clark has been appointed to serve as Chief Financial Officer of Midland Credit Management, Inc., Encore’s domestic operating subsidiary.
A book being released early next week takes an unflinching look at the world of consumer debt buying, specifically the market for secondary portfolio purchases and the unique challenges facing ARM professionals that chase older debt.
DBA International (DBA) announced today it will now be accepting applications from collection law firms and third party collection agencies who wish to earn DBA’s Certified Professional Receivables Company (CPRC) designation.
ARMing Heroes, the collection industry’s charity for military veterans, today announced that the employees of CBE Companies raised and generously donated more than $6,000 to the fifth annual No Debts for Vets Charity Fundraising Drive, which runs from September 11th through Veterans Day, November 11th, every year.