Irving, Texas, Nov. 24, 2015 – The American Recovery Association (ARA), the world’s largest association of recovery and remarketing professionals, is excited to announce a new partnership with AW Direct. This partnership will expand across ARA events, tradeshows and webinars to offer more benefits and opportunities to ARA members
The members of Eagle Group XX have been working diligently on a project for the last six months to update the antiquated “Industry Standard Repossession Agreement” known affectionately as the “Industry Standard Contract”. Eagle Group XX members felt that changes were necessary in order to better meet the rigors and demands of today’s lender’s strict compliance demands.
One of my personal crusades is to raise awareness of the fact that Mercedes-Benz did not invent the car like they claim to, and that automobiles have been around far longer than most people realize — viable cars have been around since at least the early 1800s. That’s why I’m so delighted to tell you about the first car to be repossessed, and used to run from a cop — way back in 1867.
Wyoming, MN – November 16, 2015 – CU Recovery’s 2015 Collection Academy was another successful exchange of ideas on how credit unions can increase effectiveness in their collection departments. The sold out crowd included participants from 55 credit unions representing 18 different states. Many credit unions sent several people to take advantage of the rich content found in 4 separate sessions and in open floor discussions with their peers.
Victorville, CA – November 10, 2015 – A repo man was attacked and had his life threatened as he attempted to repossess a vehicle. On Tuesday, November 10, 2015 at 11:22 A.M., deputies from the Victorville Station responded to the County TAD facility located at 15010 Palmdale Road.
November 12, 2015 – Eagle Group XX Facilitator and Certified ACA Instructor, Ron L. Brown, conducted the Field Agent Compliance Training (FACT) credentialing program for attendees at the California Association of Licensed Repossessors (CALR) on Friday, October 30th in Sacramento California.
The 53rd Annual CALR Convention was held at the Embassy Suites Sacramento overlooking the American River in downtown Sacramento and was well attended by members, vendors, credit union personnel and invited guests.
For most, trying to actually read and understand an insurance contract (policy) is about as dry as Texas dust in August and about as easy to understand as advanced calculus. It can be additionally difficult to read and understand when the policy has a “package” of coverages designed to cover multiple risks.
St Petersburg, FL – October 29, 2015 – A Florida man tried to repossess a car with two minor children still in it and then sprayed pepper spray at the adults who tried to stop him. Those allegations are according to a lawsuit filed in Polk County on Oct. 22.
Manchester, MD – October 27, 2015 – The chief of the Manchester Police Department was in his front yard Monday when a neighbor told him of a nearby situation on Bachman Road involving one man pointing a gun at two other men.
Emikko Jeavante Ogletree, 27, of LaGrange, was charged with two counts of simple assault, two counts of pointing or aiming a gun or pistol at another, two counts of possession of a firearm by a convicted felon and two counts of obstruction.