Editorial We usually learn to master the tone of our voice as we grow older, yet too often we allow emotions to govern the tone and the words that we use, without giving a thought to the strategy that could be employed to deliver them. How many times have you asked for something, only to […]
The 6th Annual North American Repossessors Summit showed much success this year with empowering speakers and dynamic discussions revolving around the importance of standing together to revive industry standards. With more than 400 attendees, American Recovery Association (ARA) and Time Finance Adjusters (TFA) joined forces to host the greatest NARS the industry has seen thus […]
Guest Editorial Commonly accepted business logic tells us that the more clients you have, the more profitable your company becomes, right? Well the surprising answer to that question is “NO.” I look at every client as a relationship, and just as with any relationship in our personal lives, the complexity, the frustration, and the time-consuming […]
Keynote speaker will expose the realities and direct impact of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau on recovery agents IRVING, Texas – Feb. 27, 2014 – The North American Repossessors Summit (NARS), an industry event hosted by the American Recovery Association, Inc. (ARA) and Time Finance Adjusters (TFA), is proud to announce keynote speaker, Michael J. […]
GUEST EDITORIAL I know I’m not the only one asking, “Where did the passion go?” Not to sound like a grumpy old man here, but it was not too long ago that a person got up each morning with one desire: to be the best in their chosen profession. We woke up each morning and […]
Guest Editorial A few years ago I was in another state (which shall go unnamed here) working with a group of collateral recovery business owners to pass a minimum, sensible and effective law regulating the licensure and oversight of those who provide self-help (non-judicial) repossession services. It was a State Senate hearing and there were […]
NARS Becomes First Industry Event to Feature the CFPB PRESS RELEASE IRVING, Texas – Feb. 6, 2014 – The North American Repossessors Summit (NARS), an industry event hosted by the American Recovery Association, Inc. (ARA) and Time Finance Adjusters (TFA), is proud to announce that a member from the southwest region of the CFPB […]
Guest Editorial Welcome to the New Year! It is my hope that 2014 will be a banner year for our industry. We should all, as industry professionals determine we will accept nothing less. Lord knows our industry professionals could use some financial relief. Common sense Compliance is intended to be a three part series of […]
Cook County, IL – January 21, 2014 – A Cook County man is suing Drive Now Auto Credit over allegations his vehicle was wrongly repossessed due to lack of prior notice, verbal agreements and a lack of notice of intent to dispose of the vehicle. Read More!
As 2013 came to a close, the New York State Office of the Attorney General issued a detailed warning to repossessors doing business in the state of New York regarding the acceptance of specific assignment types that could be illegal as defined by New York State law. Read More!