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The Qualities of an Excellent Accounts Receivable Employee

June 12, 2019

Are you hiring? The hiring process can be tricky when you’re looking for the cream of the crop. After all, just because someone has experience in Accounts Receivable (AR) doesn’t mean that they are right for your work environment. What... Read Full Article


5 Ways to Prevent Being a Victim of Business Fraud

June 4, 2019

Business fraud is a devastating issue for companies of every size. According to The Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, in 2018, United States businesses lost an average of 5% of their gross revenues due to fraud. Private companies, including small... Read Full Article


Red Flags for Collection Problems

May 3, 2019

As a business owner, being able to identify red flags for potential collection problems is paramount to the short-term and long-term success of your organization. While some businesses have one-time issues paying for services or products that they received, others... Read Full Article


Denim and Diamonds

Fundraising for Mental Health: 2019 Denim & Diamonds

April 22, 2019

Alacrity Collections Corporation started supporting the Anne Arundel Medical Center Foundation years ago and we are doing it again in 2019!  ACC is delighted to be one of this year’s Diamond Sponsors of Denim & Diamonds for the 4th time... Read Full Article


The Facts on Medical Debt in America

April 19, 2019

What is the number one reason why Americans file for bankruptcy? While some would be tempted to answer consumer debt or mortgages that were too big, the answer is medical debt. Medical debt in America is a serious problem for... Read Full Article


Should You Make a Deal on an Outstanding Invoice?

April 4, 2019

When you are working in B2B collections, there are numerous strategies for getting what you are owed. Check these previous posts for 3 Tips for Improving Your Accounts Receivable Process and 4 Tips for Making Difficult Phone Calls.   Once... Read Full Article


Determining When to Promote in Healthcare Finance and Billing

March 26, 2019

While some shining employees make the decision of when to promote in healthcare finance and billing departments easy, other factors like revenue, budget and employee tenure can complicate things. Managers should never create a work environment where promotions are considered... Read Full Article


Best Practices for B2B Collections with Alacrity

Best Practices for B2B Collections

March 6, 2019

Business to business collections, or B2B collections, can be a long and frustrating process if you aren’t sure what you’re doing. From maintaining a positive customer relationship to collecting as much as possible under difficult financial circumstances, B2B collections is... Read Full Article