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May 21, 2020

The Next Chapter

Throughout this tumultuous pandemic and arduous regulatory time, one of my greatest sources of comfort has been that my team…

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April 22, 2020

Thinking ahead

First things first, we hope this message finds you well during these challenging and unprecedented times. It is our goal…

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March 23, 2020

Illinois “Stay at Home” order impacts Brennan & Clark

I am hopeful this finds you healthy and safe. I want to reiterate my message of gratitude from a few…

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March 19, 2020

To Our Valued Clients

I am thankful to all of you who have reached out to us (either myself or members of my team)…

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February 6, 2020

Brennan & Clark Certified by Women’s Business Enterprise National Council

The Women’s Business Enterprise National Council granted certification this week to Brennan & Clark Ltd, LLC.   The Women’s Business…

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January 8, 2020

Litigation and the Elusive Debtor

You’ve done your research. Your agency has confirmed a physical address, checked their status with the Secretary of State, located…

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December 15, 2019

The Triadic System

When an account is referred to third-party collections, the process leads to one of three conclusions: The agency is able…

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December 2, 2019

Brennan & Clark Acquires Creditors Recovery Systems, Inc.

Brennan & Clark has merged with Creditors Recovery Systems, Inc. to provide commercial collection services to creditors across industry categories….

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November 7, 2019

21st Century Skip Tracing

For the average person, the term “skip tracing” is likely to evoke images of old Hollywood gumshoes, or maybe reality-TV…

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October 15, 2019

What About Billing Statements?

Thoughts from our CEO, Meg Scotty, on the question of sending billing statements: I am fortunate to have worked with…

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September 19, 2019

So Sue Me

When a collection agency has exhausted its efforts and payment still hasn’t materialized, it’s time to consider the next step:…

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September 4, 2019

FDCPA: Myths and Facts

Ever since it was enacted in 1977, all sorts of misconceptions about the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) have…

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