Debt Collections Industry News & Information, Alacrity Collections

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


Collecting from Consumers Versus Businesses with Alacrity Collections Corporation

Collecting from Consumers Versus Businesses

January 2, 2019

While collecting from consumers versus businesses has similarities, there are many legal and practical differences between the two. If you are a business in need of a skilled collection agency, you need to fully understand the skillsets required by consumer... Read Full Article


Social Media at Alacrity Collections Corporation

How Social Media Can Affect Your Collections Department

December 19, 2018

What Information Can Be Found on Social Media? The better question might be “what information can’t be found on social media?” Many debtors, whether an individual or a business, regularly post on social platforms and disclose information about themselves, their... Read Full Article


End of Year Financial Tasks with Alacrity Collections Corporation

4 End of Year Financial Tasks for Your Business

December 5, 2018

Where did the year go? 2018 zipped by in the blink of an eye, and many business owners are now sitting down to knock out end of year financial tasks while juggling holiday shopping and family gatherings. What end of... Read Full Article