Today, the Oregon Department of Consumer and Business Services (DCBS), at the request of RMA, has published a safe harbor notice on enforcement actions for debt buying companies who have not been issued the new debt buyer license by the law’s January 1, 2018 effective date. To qualify for the safe harbor, debt buying companies […]
This week, the State of Oregon launched the application for its new Debt Buyer license. Pursuant to Chapter 625 of the Laws of 2017, Oregon becomes the first state in the nation to adopt a stand-alone licensure requirement for debt buyers. In most states that require a license […]
Looking to make an impact in your industry? Consider running for the RMA Board of Directors.
RMA is seeking qualified candidates who wish to run for a two-year term on the Board of Directors. In 2018, there will be one (1) open Director seat for a representative from a certified debt buying […]
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Credit Reporting: Adapting to Regulatory Expectations
By Kim Phan
What Is Cyber Insurance and What Does It Cover?
By Anthony D’Elia
Licensing: Who to Trust
By Matt Pridemore
Help Banks […]
The 2018 Integrity Award is RMA’s newest award, which recognizes an individual from an RMA member company for demonstrated integrity in action, either professionally or personally. The recipient of this award will be an individual who has demonstrated integrity through specific actions which have contributed positively to the receivables management industry or the individual’s community.
The award will be presented at RMA’s 21st Annual Conference in February 2018 on the […]
As we mourn another tragedy in the wake of the California wildfires, RMA members once again reach out to help those who have been affected. Below is a compilation of ways to assist the recovery of those who have lost their homes, livelihoods, loved ones, and more.
RMA’s Director of Government Affairs, David Reid, recently visited Massachusetts to advocate on behalf of the receivables management industry. Reid testified on two bills—Senate Bill 120, sponsored by committee chair Senator James B. Eldridge, and House Bill 1982, sponsored by Representative Bradley H. Jones, Jr. RMA also met with leadership and staff on […]
Considered one of the industry’s founding fathers and a mentor to so many in the industry, Bud Reitzel brought integrity, innovative thinking, and passion to the industry he helped create. The values and integrity Bud instilled at Asset Acceptance and impressed on those with whom he did business, are put into practice every day by thousands […]
RMA members receive the discounted member rate
RMA members are continually on the lookout for emerging markets, education, and networking opportunities. We strive to recommend conferences that offer all three of these benefits. LEND360 is one such conference, held this year in Dallas, Texas, on October 11-13.
As a special courtesy, LEND360 is offering RMA members the […]
RMA wishes to highlight to its members several emergency orders that Texas courts have recently issued in the wake of the destruction caused by Hurricane Harvey and the ongoing recovery efforts. Specifically, the courts have provided limited suspensions to court procedures, statute of limitations, and in-state legal practice by out-of-state attorneys. More information on the […]