NYC Debt Collection: Can an Electronic Signature Help Get You Paid?

Image result for signing a contractTechnology has been a blessing in countless ways. Agreements can be sent out electronically to prospective clients. Clients are able to review, and, if need be, make any revisions. The contracts can be “signed, sealed and delivered” with just a few keystrokes.  Although it is faster and easier to get the agreement signed, does the aid of an electronic signature help get your New York Debt Collection claim paid?

Gone are the days of most clients claiming they cannot sign a contract or change order when doing business with you.

Electronic signatures may be valid for credit card authorization, work authorizations or, just in general.

The necessity of printing a contract to sign it, scan it, and send it back is no longer a necessity thanks to “electronic signatures”. Thanks to the E-Sign Act of 2000 (Federal Electronic Signature in Global and National Commerce Act (E-Sign)), electronic signatures and electronic copies of contracts may be just what you need to show a valid agreement and enforceable under conditions and can help Continue reading “NYC Debt Collection: Can an Electronic Signature Help Get You Paid?”

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NYC Debt Collection Attorney Blog: Old Debt

What happens to old debt?  Can you still try to collect it? This question highlights one of the major differences between collecting consumer and commercial debt and one that is on the mind of creditors and NYC Debt Collection Attorneys.

Old Consumer Debt

Any attempt to collect debt from NYC consumers that is “too old” in that it is past the legal allowable time is a Continue reading “NYC Debt Collection Attorney Blog: Old Debt”

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Why You Need a Collection Policy – Advice from a NY Debt Collection Lawyer

Why You Need a Collection Policy: Every business should have predetermined steps to follow when a customer does not pay, learn more about the steps to follow when collecting receivables and understand the traps that delay payment. The debt collection … Continue reading

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