The New York State Office of the Attorney General recently issued a detailed letter to repossessors doing business in the state of New York regarding the acceptance of specific assignment types that could be illegal as defined by New York State law. Review the full letter below:
STATE OF NEW YORK OFFICE OF THE ATTORNEY GENERAL (more…)
2014 is the beginning of a great new year for the ARA. One of the most positive steps forward for our association is the new alliance partnership that we have formed with TalentValue. We have operating, financial and marketing systems and tools that allow our membership to succeed and thrive. Today, we unveil our ARA TalentValue Human System. This is a customized human resource process to help you hire, train and retain great people for your business. You will have the capabilities as a small business person that companies 100 times your size can only dream of. (more…)
The following is a guest post by Alex Price.
MasterFiles is proud to present a FREE webinar broadcast on the Three Types of Tracing. You can view the webinar Wednesday, December 18 – Friday, December 20 at 1:30PM or 2:00PM CST.
In this class, we will cover the three types of tracing: Micro-Tracing, Macro-Tracing and Skip-Tracing. Before you move forward in your process, it’s important to understand where you’re going and why. (more…)
Join us for our December Webinar focusing on Marketing Strategies For Your Growing Business presented by Annie Gerson and Rachel Hoffman of Wellington Group. Register now for our upcoming webinar sessions:
ARA members must register online for the webinar with individual email addresses to receive a certificate of completion. If computer sharing is necessary, please provide a list of employee names and email addresses in an excel spreadsheet to firstname.lastname@example.org.
*Please note: this presentation is geared more towards business owners and senior managers rather than office employees.
American Recovery Association provides a free continuing education webinar series for recovery and remarketing professionals and lenders. The one-hour webinar offers education about the latest recovery laws and regulations, compliance policies and industry issues.
The December webinar will cover important marketing practices to better serve your business and to ensure you are staying compliant. This webinar will be presented by Rachel Hoffman and Annie Gerson of Wellington Group, a marketing, public relations and social media firm that delivers creative and strategic communications programs.
If you have any questions or feedback about our continuing education webinar series, please contact ARA Home Office at 972-755-4755 or email@example.com.
The following is a guest post by Alex Price.
Greetings from the great state of Alabama – Roll Tide Roll!!
Today, we’re going to cover an important topic – the three types of tracing. So you ask, why all these threes? The number three is generally attributed with a meaning of completeness: A beginning, middle, an end. Birth, life, death. Past, present, future. Sun, Moon, Earth. Two lines cannot connect without a third line to form the heavily symbolic triangle. Notwithstanding the obvious allusion to the Holy Trinity in Christianity – religions of many varieties are chock full of occurrences of threes. And, when have you ever heard a Genie offer less than three wishes? Oh yeah, one helpful bit of advice when you’re outside: “Leaves of Three: Let them be!” (poison ivy) (more…)
ARA recently launched a new compliance monitoring software system to help lenders view the compliancy of all available recovery agents. The new software was created in response to the recent compliance regulations set out by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). (more…)
Rick Newman is a writer and blogger on The Exchange, a Yahoo Finance blog. He recently interviewed Executive Director, Les McCook, about the recent trends of the recovery industry. His original blog post can be found here.
If the repo man knocks on your door, it will probably be a bad day for you. But it might reflect good news for the auto industry. (more…)
Our November webinar will cover ARA’s Compliance Website Training. Register now for our upcoming webinar sessions this week.
ARA members and lenders must register online for the webinar with individual email addresses to receive a certificate of completion. If computer sharing is necessary, please provide a list of employee names and email addresses in an excel spreadsheet to firstname.lastname@example.org.
This presentation will discuss the new minimum compliance standards for all ARA members. We will discuss what those standards are, how we help you meet them and how we are going to demonstrate to clients that you are a part of the most compliant network of professional recovery and remarking agencies in the country. We will showcase our new ARA website and demonstrate how you can use it to market your company to lenders. We will also discuss the new ARA Recovery Management Software and how to sign up to receive assignments directly from clients.
If you have any questions or feedback about our webinar series, please contact ARA Home Office at 972-755-4755 or email@example.com.
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