Ministry sys 'no' to debt collection agencies
Greece is to continue to resist calls from the International Monetary Fund to have a private collection agency to chase up millions of euros in unpaid social security contributions, Kathimerini understands. The IMF suggested in its most recent report …
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Encore Capital Group Buys Collection Agency Atlantic Credit & Finance for
Debt buyer Encore Capital Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: ECPG) late Thursday announced that it has acquired Atlantic Credit & Finance (ACF), a leader in collecting fresh, higher-balance accounts, for approximately $ 70 million in cash. Encore also said it made …
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Collection agencies pursuing four in 10 Alabamians behind on their bills
According to a report by the Urban Institute, more than 35 percent of Americans owe non-mortgage debt that's been turned over to a collection agency. The bills owed include everything from credit card balances to student loans to medical bills and …
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