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Discussion in 'Pesticide & Herbicide Application' started by Shades of Green LService, Jan 13, 2008.
Do you guys reccomend any specific company for collection? Thanks
yeah my cousin vinny down in Jersey, what ever you do dont miss your payments. lol
I would be interested in this info also, The company I use has not collected anything for me yet...
I can give you one that everyone will reccommend that I will say to stay away from. olddebts.com. They make you pre-pay, so you pay even if they don't collect, and they send 4 letters. Big Deal. A real collection company is paid only if they collect, and sends tons of letters and ,akes tons of phone calls until payment is collected. olddebts is kind of a rip off.
I have pretty good luck with old debts, took a few months but I got my money
I've had bad luck with olddebts.com. I think they're a waste of money.
We don't let it get beyond one application, unless I personally know the client.
We ......... don't service unless current.
We do our own collections, face to face.
I'm with ya! I don't let them get beyond 1 app behind unless they're an old customer I know will pay. They get a phone call and or a letter at 30 days past due. They get another letter at 45days. If I don't receive payment by 60 days I drop them like a bad habit.I don't have time to go to court and fight with people. I cut my losses. I'd much rather they be a headache for somebody else. So, I weed out the "chronic problems" along the way. There are a few that have balls that clank. When they call me and want me to come back. I usually tell them I require a prepayment check for any more service. That either straightens them out or sends them packing.
One more thing,.............I don't want somebody else representing our company.