Rhode Island Passes Bond Licensing Legislation


Bond licensing legislation, now eligible to send to the state’s governor, would require a bond before an agency can be licensed in Rhode Island. 06/24/2022 3:15 P.M. 1 minute read Rhode Island has passed legislation that requires debt collectors to file a $50,000 bond to be licensed in the state. The legislation passed in the […]

Read More…

Recording Available – ACA Huddle: Revisiting Reg F


ACA’s Senior Counsel Colin Winkler is joined by legal and litigation trend experts and reviews the regulatory landscape since Reg F took effect. Meeting Recording Access Passcode: c^9&.%6u     It’s been over 6 months since Reg F went into effect and this ACA Huddle for members focuses on Reg F litigation trends and compliance […]

Read More…

A Story to Tell at California Legislative Day


California Association of Collectors advances advocacy on key legislation in the state and focuses on members’ stories during the annual legislative day. 06/20/2022 2:30 P.M. 2.5 minute read Members of the California Association of Collectors Inc. met with several key players in the California legislature for the state unit’s annual legislative day. The goal of […]

Read More…

Connecticut Increases Branch Bonds


The bonds are increasing for main locations and individual branches for licensees effective Oct. 1. 06/20/2022 12:00 P.M. 1 minute read The Connecticut Department of Banking has approved a bond increase from $25,000 for each licensed location to $50,000 for main location bonds. An additional $50,000 in bonds will be added for each branch. The […]

Read More…

Connecticut Moves on Data Privacy Bill


Connecticut is the fifth state to enact data privacy legislation while discussions on a federal bill are underway again in the U.S. House of Representatives.  06/15/2022 4:15 P.M. 3.5 minute read Connecticut’s data privacy legislation was signed by Gov. Ned Lamont last month, adding it to the handful of states with their own data privacy […]

Read More…

Join Your Fellow Members at the Northeast Debt Collection Expo 2022


Multiple state units will reunite Sept. 18-20 in Atlantic City. Early-bird registration is open through July 31.  06/15/2022 11:30 A.M. 1 minute read The Northeast Debt Collection Expo 2022 is set to return to Caesar’s in Atlantic City, New Jersey, Sept. 18-20, 2022.   This event for ACA International state units covering 13 states will feature […]

Read More…

Member Alert: Minnesota Licensure and Collector Registration Update

Member Alert


Important updates on Minnesota’s new work-from-home legislation and agency/collector requirements that have not changed. 06/10/2022 10:00 A.M. 2 minute read Minnesota’s work-from-home legislation is now in effect and in partnership with the Minnesota Department of Commerce, ACA International has some important clarifications for agencies collecting from Minnesota consumers. To clear up any confusion: The recent […]

Read More…

Latest Brief in Nevada Medical Debt Law Appeal Sticks to First Amendment Arguments and State and Federal Law Interplay


The plaintiffs-appellants contest deprivation of constitutional rights in Nevada’s medical debt law and First Amendment violations preventing collectors from engaging in a lawful business and helping consumers resolve their accounts. Editor’s note: This article is available for members only. 06/08/2022 2:00 P.M. 5 minute read The plaintiffs-appellants in the case challenging the Nevada medical debt […]

Read More…

This site uses cookies. By continuing to use our site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Review our Privacy Policy for more information. You may change your preferences on how cookies are stored by reviewing the settings on your browser.

The content on this site is presented for educational, general reference, and informational purposes only; is not intended to serve as legal or other advice; is not intended to be a full and exhaustive explanation of the law in any area; and should not replace the advice of your own legal counsel. By continuing to use our site, you are agreeing to the legal disclaimers in our Terms of Use. Review our Terms of Use for more information.

Friendly Reminder

Get continued access to ACA International’s wide array of resources, which can help you become more profitable, compliant and successful.

Renew your membership today to take advantage of tools you won’t find anywhere else:

  • Discounts on seminars, products, services and events
  • Resources to strengthen your compliance department
  • Industry-specific risk management products and services
  • Participation in ACA’s online community, The Hub
    Members-only website content
  • Professional development and training opportunities, and so much more!