What Does Illinois Stay-At-Home Order Mean for Collection Agencies?

What Does Illinois Stay-At-Home Order Mean for Collection Agencies? On Friday, March 20, Illinois Governor JB Pritzker issued a stay-at-home order for the state of Illinois effective March 21, 2020 through April 6, 2020. The text of the official order can be found here: https://www2.illinois.gov/Documents/ExecOrders/2020/ExecutiveOrder-2020-10.pdf. GLCCA is interpreting the order as follows: Collection agencies could…

Collecting Debts in Minnesota and Working from Home Due to COVID-19? Here’s What You Need to Know.

Collecting Debts in Minnesota and Working from Home Due to COVID-19?  Here’s What You Need to Know. Minnesota recently authorized consumer debt collection from home: http://mn.gov/commerce-stat/pdfs/covid-letter-to-collection-agencies.pdf. Minnesota has also asked us to help gather data on this “collect from home” program to determine if this program might be implemented on a permanent basis.  Please help by…