Bill Aimed At Undoing Operation Choke Point Passes House

A bill introduced in response to Operation Choke Point has passed the House of Representatives and now moves to the Senate for consideration. H.R. 2706, the Financial Institution Customer Protection Act of 2017 was introduced in May by Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer [R-Mo.]. It passed in the House by a vote of 395-2. …

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Illinois County Hires Collection Agency

Carroll County, Ill., is turning to a collection agency to help it recover unpaid fines, judgments, and traffic tickets. Credit Collection Partners, who is working with many circuit clerks in Illinois, has been approved to handle accounts from Carroll County, according to a published report. Without providing specifics about the …

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Experts Share Ideas to Help Collect on Judgments

Judgments can be tricky, depending on the jurisdiction, but that doesn’t mean they should be ignored, according to a pair of executives who spoke on a webinar recently about the topic. The speakers were Jay Coulter, a vice president at Resurgent Capital Services, and Brian Winn from the Winn Law …

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