Burt and Associates is a Collection Agency that specializes in Commercial Collections with coverage for Georgia.
Atlanta | Augusta | Columbus | Savannah | Athens | Macon
How to get Started:
Contact us to speak with a New Account Information Representative. We will discuss your overdue accounts in detail. After thorough debtor investigation, we will tell you which accounts show promise of collecting (there may be conditions, such as bankruptcy, which have voided the debt). We will also suggest which accounts may be better handled in house.
Contact Burt & Associates
- Toll free: 1-877-740-7839
- Fill out our Contact Form on line
- For a Free Quote, fill our Get Quote Form on line
With the improving economy, Burt and Associates may be able to help collect debts which were previously uncollectable. Some debtors are in a better financial position than they have been in years – all the more reason for you to collect the money owed to you.
Atlanta Collection Laws
We hope that this information on Atlanta Collection Agencies assists you. The following is a summary of the Atlanta Collection Laws. The information here may not be 100% accurate and should not to be construed as legal advise.
- Atlanta Collection Laws Interest RateLegal: 7%Judgment: 12%Commercial Accounts: 18%
- Atlanta Collection Laws Statute Of Limitations(Years)Open account: 4Written Contract: 6Domestic Judgment: 7Foreign Judgment: 5
- Atlanta Collection Laws Bad Check Laws(NSF) (Civil Penalty)After 10 day written demand double damages up to $500 and service charge of $20 or 5%, whichever is greater
- Atlanta Collection Laws General Garnishment ExemptionsSee federal law. City, County & State employees may be garnished
Debt Collection News
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- April 26, 2017
KOMO NewsWhat you should know about illegal and fake debt collectors
Consumers across the country are being targeted by debt collection companies that may already have a lot of your personal information. But, that doesn't mean the collectors are following law. In fact, the person contacting you may not even be a ...
- April 18, 2017
CNBCHow to get a debt collector off your back
A third of consumers has been contacted by a creditor or debt collector in the past 12 months, according to a report from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. Of those consumers who had contact, 27 percent reported feeling threatened by the ...
CFPB Sues Ohio Law Firm Over Debt-Collection Practices
CFPB sues Ohio law firm for illegal debt collection practices
CFPB sues Ohio law firm over "illegal" debt collection practices ...
- April 25, 2017
NBC 10 PhiladelphiaNBC10 Responds: Debt Collection Confusion
NBC 10 Philadelphia
One man was billed for a debt he did not owe from a service he had never used. When he could not get the collectors to stop sending letters, he called Harry Hairston and NBC10 Responds for help. For a full list of questions and answers when it comes to ...
- April 27, 2017
WIBWIRS hiring private debt collectors to collect back taxes - Wibw
The IRS is teaming up with private debt collectors to go after people who haven't paid their taxes, leaving taxpayers wondering what they can do to protect ...
IRS starting use of private debt collectors - Hawaii News Now ...
Honey, who's on the phone? It's the IRS, dear | The Telegraph
What taxpayers should know about missing the tax deadline ...
- April 23, 2017
Bucyrus Telegraph ForumCity moves toward hiring debt collector
Bucyrus Telegraph Forum
The officials learned that such a service would not cost the city anything — 33 percent of the amount of the debt would be added to the total balance, serving as a collection fee. There is no start-up fee for the city. If no accounts are collected ...