“People don’t always respond to incentives in the ways you might predict. What distinguishes good economic thinking from bad is recognition of the subtle, creative, and often unforeseen ways that people respond to incentives.” Economist Glen Whitman
Ask any economist, and he’s tell you that the business world works best where there are proper incentives in place to guarantee the best performance. And bad incentives produce what’s called “perverse consequences”. And there’s a secret perverse consequence to contingency assignments that’s being kept hidden.
Allied would like to thank all who visited the AFA website and utilize our bonded, licensed, CFPB Trained and Professional members in 2014. Our 2014 website stats indicated we had over 1,650,000 overall page hits, of that over 91,600 are returning visitors. Over 6,200 assignments passed our secure and compliant portal, directly to our members, no third party software here! In October 2014 AFA hit a milestone of over 315 members, not office locations but actual members! AFA is by far the largest membership of any repossession trade association.
Rock Hill, SC – January 31, 2014 – A Rock Hill woman who told deputies two repo men did not present paperwork when they tried to reclaim her car was arrested this week after the alleged victims claimed she chased them with an aluminum baseball bat and held a gun to one’s head, authorities said.
ADESA Sioux Falls recognized for outstanding performance
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
PASADENA, Calif., February 17, 2015 — Remarketing of America (ROA), the premier risk management and loss mitigation provider of recovery and remarketing services for the financial services community, announced today ADESA Sioux Falls as its first national auction of the year ROA BlueAward winner.
Allied’s motto to its members has always been, “What does Allied do for you!” Well we have taken that a step forward and extended that to all vendors of our industry. Any Vendor that provides goods or services to the repossession industry can now have a FREE Ad Listing on the AFA Website.
The 2015 Annual Seminar will again be a joint training seminar with Recovery Specialist Insurance Group and Allied Finance Adjusters.
June 24-27, 2015 is the date!
Registration will be opening soon! – Stay Tuned
in Scottsdale, Arizona is the place!
We have been able to negotiate a phenomenal $99 room rate with The Scottsdale Resort! Just 12 miles from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (IPHX) and just minutes away from local restaurants and shopping in Old Town Scottsdale. A AAA rated 4 Diamond Resort, The Scottsdale Resort is going to be a great facility for our 2015 conference!