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collection agency

noun
1.
a firm that collects unpaid bills for other firms and is usually compensated by receiving a percentage of the amount collected.
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  • However a common tactic is to have a levy on lubricant sales which finances a collection agency.
  • Once your loans go into default, your lender would probably turn your account over to a collection agency.
  • One reason they might feel better: fewer medical bills sent to a collection agency.
  • The loan might be turned over to a collection agency.
  • Pretty soon a collection agency is going to take over his furniture.
  • Please provide us with the collection agency's name along with your name and delivery address.
  • If you fail to pay or respond to a ticket, it may be referred to our collection agency to obtain payment.
  • What to do if you're having trouble with a collection agency.
  • Details on how to apply for a collection agency license.
  • Each collection agency must have a licensed manager who personally supervises the office of the collection agency.

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