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Member Alert: RMA Recommends Suspending Collection Calls to Those Affected by Tropical Storm Gordon or Hurricane Florence

RMA recommends all members temporarily suspend collection calls and communications to consumers in areas affected by Tropical Storm Gordon or Hurricane Florence.

RMA strongly advises that companies refrain from initiation communications with consumers concerning the payment of a debt during, and in the days immediately following, a natural disaster in a Federal Emergency Management […]

2018-09-20T13:02:56+00:00 September 17, 2018|Member Alerts|

Member Alert: California Governor Helps Debt Collectors

CALIFORNIA GOVERNOR HELPS DEBT COLLECTORS

Friday 9/14/2018, Governor Jerry Brown signed into law Assembly Bill 38, an important amendment to the “California Student Loan Servicing Act” that clarifies that debt collectors who collect on defaulted student loans are not student loan servicers. This is important because student loan servicers are required to have a license […]

2018-09-17T10:14:56+00:00 September 17, 2018|Member Alerts|

Member Alert: RMA Recommends Suspending Collection Calls to Those Affected by Wildfires

RMA recommends all members temporarily suspend collection calls and communications to consumers in areas affected by the devastating Carr, River, Ranch, and Furguson fires in Northern California. According to CAL Fire, the affected counties include Shasta, Trinity, Lake, Mendocino, Colusa, and Mariposa.

Unfortunately, the fires may spread to additional heavily populated counties, given current […]

2018-08-08T14:06:03+00:00 August 8, 2018|Member Alerts|

New Member Benefit—RMA Partners with HR Leader Insperity

RMA Partners with HR Leader Insperity

Receivables Management Association is now a partner with Insperity, a trusted advisor to America’s best businesses since 1986. The partnership between Insperity and RMA provides preferred member pricing on select Insperity HR solutions. Insperity provides an array of human resources and business solutions designed to help improve business […]

2018-05-01T11:12:07+00:00 May 1, 2018|Member Alerts|

Member Alert: Suggest Educational Topics for Webinars

Receivables Management Association International needs your industry perspective and is looking for innovative and insightful presentations to build a strong educational agenda. We are currently planning our live monthly webinars for the rest of 2018 through April 2019 and we encourage you to submit an idea for a […]

2018-04-02T16:40:58+00:00 April 2, 2018|Member Alerts|

Member Alert: RMA SEEKS COMMENTS ON PROPOSED CHANGES TO CERTIFICATION PROGRAM

RMA SEEKS COMMENTS ON PROPOSED CHANGES TO CERTIFICATION PROGRAM

The Certification Council is proposing edits to the Receivables Management Certification Program (RMCP). The Council is required to perform a review of certification program standards at least annually to ensure the program reflects “evolving industry best practices, input from key stakeholders and communities of interest, areas of […]

2018-01-29T08:00:33+00:00 January 29, 2018|Member Alerts|

2018 RMA Elections—Voting Begins Today!

Receivables Management Association International holds elections each year to approve a slate of officers, elect new Directors to open seats, and, if necessary, approve proposed amendments to RMA Bylaws. There is one open Director seat designated for candidates from certified debt-buying companies.

There are no proposed Bylaws amendments.

Voting Process
The ballot can be found here. Certified-company […]

2018-03-06T15:08:21+00:00 January 4, 2018|Member Alerts|

Member Alert: RMA Recommends Suspending Collection Calls to Those Affected by Wildfires

RMA recommends all members temporarily suspend collection calls and communications to consumers in areas affected by the devastating Thomas, Creek, and Rye fires in southern California. According to FEMA, the affected counties include Los Angeles, San Diego, Santa Barbara, and Ventura.

Unfortunately, the fires may spread to additional heavily populated counties, given current “red […]

2017-12-11T11:28:50+00:00 December 7, 2017|Member Alerts|