Collection Coverage – Miami

Burt and Associates is a Collection Agency that specializes in Commercial Collections with coverage for Florida.

Collection Agency in Miami  Miami | Jacksonville | Orlando | Tampa

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

Burt and Associates
Burt and Associates a national Business-Debt Collections Agency with full collection coverage for Miami Area.
82 Southwest 7th Street
Miami, FL
33130
US
Phone: (305) 735-1910
  1. Toll free: 1-877-740-7839
  2. Fill out our Contact Form on line
  3. For a Free Quote, fill our Get Quote Form on line

Miami FL Collection Laws

We hope that this information on Miami Collection Agencies assists you. The following is a summary of the Florida Collection Laws. The information here may not be 100% accurate and should not to be construed as legal advise.

  • Miami Collection Laws Interest RateLegal: 10%Judgment: 10% or up to 18% if contractual
  • Miami Collection Laws Statute Of Limitations(Years)Open account: 4Written Contract: 5Domestic Judgment: 7 RenewableForeign Judgment: 5 if not recorded instate
  • Miami Collection Laws Bad Check Laws(NSF) (Civil Penalty)After 30 day demand-treble amount in addition to amount owed, bank & court costs & reasonable attorney fees
  • Miami Collection Laws General Garnishment ExemptionsSee federal law except: 100% head of household.Liberal Homestead Exemption – 1st $1,000 of automobile

 

Debt Collection News


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  • Unwelcome house calls: Arizonans complain about medical debt collectors - Arizona Daily Star

    April 14, 2017

    Arizona Daily Star

    Unwelcome house calls: Arizonans complain about medical debt collectors
    Arizona Daily Star
    If the health care providers cannot collect the debt, they may hire a collection agency to do so. If that agency is unsuccessful, the provider can then sell the debt to a third party for “pennies on the dollar,” said April Kuehnhoff, a staff attorney ...

  • 10 things to know about healthcare collections and patient financial responsibility | 2017 - Becker's Hospital Review

    April 27, 2017

    10 things to know about healthcare collections and patient financial responsibility | 2017
    Becker's Hospital Review
    A study of complaints filed with the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau found 63 percent of consumer complaints about medical debt collection claim the debt was never owed, was not verified debt or was previously paid or discharged through bankruptcy.

  • Report: Medical debt collections draw scrutiny - USA TODAY

    April 19, 2017

    Report: Medical debt collections draw scrutiny
    USA TODAY
    Routine medical bills can take months to sort out — particularly if a doctor, hospital or other medical service was not part of a consumer's health insurance network. It's even more challenging for consumers when bills are sent to medical-debt ...

  • Medical Debt: You May Not Owe It - New York Times

    April 12, 2017

    State PIRGs

    Medical Debt: You May Not Owe It
    New York Times
    The report, by the advocacy group United States Public Interest Research Group — better known as U.S. PIRG — and the Frontier Group, a left-leaning think tank, examined more than 17,000 publicly available complaints about medical debt collection ...
    Medical Debt Malpractice
    OSPIRG: Many victims of aggressive medical bill collectors

  • Report: Complaints mount against medical-debt collectors - AZCentral.com

    April 18, 2017

    AZCentral.com

    Report: Complaints mount against medical-debt collectors
    AZCentral.com
    The federal government began tracking complaints in the wake of the national financial crisis in 2008. Arizona stands among the top third of states in the number ...
    Report: Harassment, wrong idenity top medical debt collector ...