Small business lending index improves

Jan 10, 2019 Philip Burgess

Even in a rebounding economic environment in which the expiration of a payroll tax credit and sequestration have made it difficult for small businesses to thrive, lending to America's small firms is in healthy state. The first quarter numbers


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New York City's debt collection scrutiny shows cross-industry impact

Jan 09, 2019 Philip Burgess

Debt collection agencies can often find the regulatory landscape confusing and dangerous. Because financial laws have changed rapidly over the last few years, many collection firms have trouble keeping up with the adaptations to state and federal


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New York City's debt collection scrutiny shows cross-industry impact

Jan 09, 2019 Philip Burgess

Debt collection agencies can often find the regulatory landscape confusing and dangerous. Because financial laws have changed rapidly over the last few years, many collection firms have trouble keeping up with the adaptations to state and federal


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More entities using debt collection agencies

Jan 09, 2019 Philip Burgess

More entities using debt collection agencies

Since the economic downturn, businesses and consumers have held record high volumes of outstanding loans, which has led to a significant increase in debt collection efforts. As a result, regulators in Washington, especially those from the Federal


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Lenders need to be aware of state and federal regulations

Jan 09, 2019 Philip Burgess

Short term lenders often help consumers finance major purchases, as well as make ends meet. Despite the convenient nature of these loan providers, some run into compliance issues due to complicated laws and regulations. Recently in Illinois,


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