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Sep

Surcharging is here…And, we’re the first to try it

A few thoughts from Jon Flora, President and CEO Over the last two years, much has been presented about credit card surcharging. Clearly, most of you are tired of paying the fees for taking credit cards. We have been fielding a lot of calls from members and customers about how to implement a surcharging program. Especially …

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Sep

Sept 2018 eNews

Fall is on the way…all the Credit and Collection News fit for print! In this month’s issue from your NACM affiliate: Hawaii is OPEN for business! Western Region Credit Conference is October — Will you be there? Experian:  Modernize Decisioning with Automation and Real-Time Responses IBM:  What is Blockchain? Read the FULL issue.  

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Aug

LMAO

A few thoughts from Jon Flora, President & CEO Author’s note:  I’m not a big fan of internet acronyms but, in this case, it just works. This summer I vacationed on a boat in the wilds of northwestern British Columbia. No cell service. No email. Very little thinking of work. It was great. One night, while …

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Aug

August 2018 eNews

The Summer HEAT is on…News, Information and Commentary Here’s what’s new in August at your NACM affiliate. Try NACM Collections and WIN! Tips for strong security passwords The 5-hour rule for learning Credit & Collections Business News Event & Industry Trade Group Calendars Save the Date Webinars & Programs Read the FULL issue.  

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Jul

July is a Special Month in Seattle

A few thoughts from Jon Flora, President & CEO I’m writing this month leveled off at 35,000 feet on my way home from National Credit Congress. If you were there, especially for our exclusive kick-off party, thanks for coming. I hope you enjoyed the speakers and presentations. Reading the inflight magazine, I noted that our …

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Jul

July 2018 eNews

It’s Summertime! In between all this glorious sunshine, stay abreast of all the news for credit and collections professionals!  Here’s what’s happening this month at NACM Business Credit Services. Congrats!  To Michelle Lindsay, Crowley Fuels LLC, Anchorage, AK! Learn about:  Ask-an-Expert…It’s one of the best member services available to you Early Out Collections Program:  We will help you …

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Jun

June 2018 eNews

The First-of-Summertime news is here.  Learn what’s happening at your local affiliate of NACM. Here’s what you’ll find in this month’s issue: 122nd Annual Credit Conference is THIS month. Will we see you there?  Join us at the NACM Business Credit Services Members’ ONLY reception atop the Hyatt Compass Lounge. Tote names new President. Winner …

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Jun

June has a LOT to offer

An early summer view from Jon Flora, President & CEO It’s hard to believe 2018 is already almost half over. In the last couple of months, we’ve had the opportunity to spend time with many of our members in Hawaii and Washington. It was great seeing everyone.  We especially appreciate your suggestions on how we can better …

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May

Some “Great” Ideas From Seattle’s Proposed Employee Head Tax

A few thoughts from Jon Flora, President & CEO It’s May. Longer days, more sun and Opening Day of Boating Season. It just doesn’t get much better in Seattle. Our Annual Seminar is next week, on Monday, May 7. There is still time to register for what will be a great afternoon of education, networking, …

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May

May 2018 eNews

Spring has Sprung News, Information and Commentary With our Annual Meeting & Seminar, a webinar, and planning for Credit Congress, there is a LOT to read in this month’s edition!  Here goes… Oh, the Seattle Head Tax…just great…NOT Local member of NACM Business Credit Services to serve the Royal Wedding! Annual Meeting, May 7 Read …