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

 

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    August 14, 2018

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    August 14, 2018

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  • 7 tips for dealing with debt collectors - Fox Business

    August 15, 2018

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