New York Debt Collection Blog: Elevate Your Demand for Payment, Make Your Voice Heard

Related imageYou need to make sure your “voice” is heard when demanding to be paid during your New York Debt Collection process.

People always say that it’s in the “ask”.  How are you asking to be paid?

An advertising client sent over a large claim against a hospital. The claim, a sizable balance, was forwarded with the name of the A/P clerk in charge. We called several times but were never able to reach the clerk by phone. Voice mails were unanswered.  Our email might have been in the inbox buried below more urgent requests, deleted, trapped in spam….

The letter mailed and delivered by the US Post Office, who knows?

Realizing we were not being heard, I elevated the demand for payment and called the CFO’s office. When returning the call a few hours later, The CFO, tried to refer us to the hospital’s A/P clerk. You know the one, the one who ignored us.  No thanks.

If the CFO was too busy to help get our client paid, we would need to Continue reading “New York Debt Collection Blog: Elevate Your Demand for Payment, Make Your Voice Heard”


New York Debt Collection: Answers to Your Questions

Image result for person raisng hand to ASKING A QUESTION in group settingIf you are looking to collect some of your receivables in New York, chances are you may have questions about New York Debt Collection.

It would be great to be well informed and be able to anticipate what could happen or understand your rights and how to insure maximum collectability from your receivables?

Chances are you are going to have questions. Questions, you might want to ask a New York collections attorney prior to finding yourself in a situation you might have chosen to avoid.

You may have questions about preventing bad debt, tips to increase your in-house collections, selection of a collection of debt collection attorneys, placements of claims, questions about New York litigation, mediation, arbitration, and Continue reading “New York Debt Collection: Answers to Your Questions”


Can You Get Paid Without Foreclosing on Your New York Mechanics Lien?

Because you supplied goods or worked on property in New York and didn’t get paid, you were able to take advantage of New York’s lien law and file a mechanics lien.

By doing so you were able to put the world on notice that you have a claim as it relates to monies owed for goods supplied or work done on the underlying property.

You thought the only chance to get paid was to enforce your rights as it relates to the underlying property. Placing the lien didn’t get the attention you had hoped and enforcement of a lien is not always practical.

For one or more reasons, you have decided not to foreclose on your New York Mechanics Lien.

Are you now forced to abandon any hopes of getting paid on the receivable or can you get paid without foreclosing on your New York Mechanic’s lien? Continue reading “Can You Get Paid Without Foreclosing on Your New York Mechanics Lien?”