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Daily Digest – October 27. Woman Suffers ‘Anguish’ in Receiving Extra Collections Call; Generic Message Not an FDCPA Violation

Some quick links to start your Tuesday. Tire company Bridgestone is buying Pep Boys for $835 million … The head of sales from Credit Acceptance is named Subprime Auto Finance Executive of the Year … An interesting debate: is playing fantasy sports equivalent to gambling? … Something that every executive is going to love: luck plays a …

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Daily Digest – October 26. Judges Illegally Jailing Poor Defendants; Collectors Work Unchecked in Illinois

Some quick links to start your Monday. Susan Hayes, the president of Alacrity Collections, has been appointed to serve a fifth term on Maryland’s Collection Agency Licensing Board … An interesting tale about the breakup of American Express and Costco, which shows the tensions that can exist in business partnerships … Why Hillary …

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Daily Digest – October 22. Louisiana Sends Out 1.2 Million Letter To Collect $444 Million; ACLU Sues Mississippi City For Jailing Debtors

Some quick links to start your Thursday. McDonald’s is testing selling Monster-brand energy drinks in some of its stores … Banks are going to spend more money on technology next year, especially in the area of data and information security … Subway is going to have measuring devices on hand to ensure the length of it’s foot-long …

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Daily Digest – October 19. Unpaid School Lunches Causing Collection Problems; Federal Government at Odds Over Autodialers

Some quick links to start your Monday. A ‘Goodfella’ is going on on trial for a heist from 35 years ago … Whether McDonald’s launching all-day breakfast is a success or not appears to be in dispute … Flight attendants and farmers are just two jobs that could be obsolete soon … Netflix hopes there is a market …

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Daily Digest – October 16. Six Ways To Reform Collections Industry; CFPB Needs More Leadership

Some quick links to start your Friday. Bank of America is pushing auto loans to borrowers with higher credit scores … The Dodge Viper is being phased out … Banks are having a hard time finding experts in cyber security … Daily fantasy sports may be in trouble … Things that separate good bosses from great bosses … How to protect …

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Daily Digest – October 14. Connecticut Town Shares Agency Bids; Money Matters More Than Justice To Private Corrections Company

Some quick links to start your Wednesday. Consumer confidence continues to rise … Nordstrom is planning to hire 12,000 workers for the holiday season … I didn’t watch a second of it, but this report said Hilary Clinton dominated last night’s Democratic presidential candidate debate … This article says Bernie Sanders won, at least on Twitter … …

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