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Dec

Looking Back and Ahead with Gratitude

A few thoughts from Jon Flora, President & CEO Christmas 1960 holds special memories for me. I was 4 years old; my brother was 9. The Big Morning arrived and my Dad couldn’t wait to take us to the attic. It was a good-sized room that didn’t get used much – until that day. We climbed …

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Dec

December 2018 eNews

Holiday Greetings and Useful (Good) News Can you believe this is the DECEMBER issue of our 2018 eNews?  Wasn’t it just April?  In this edition, you will find: Our CEO, Jon Flora, is Looking Back and Looking Forward, with Gratitude. Emergency Preparedness Tips Welcome to a new addition to the family Area business news Credit …

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Nov

120 years is a long time – but wait, there’s more

A few thoughts from Jon Flora, President & CEO In January, we begin our 120th year of serving credit professionals like you. Opportunities abound for our members and customers! Over the last six years, I’ve written about the changes we all face in our business lives:  mergers, compliance, you name it. The pace of change …

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Nov

November 2018 eNews

Useful News and Information For You In this November 2018 issue of NACM Business Credit Services’ eNews… A Few Thoughts from our CEO Welcome Baby Business News Credit Reports & Tools Read the FULL issue.  

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Oct

History Repeats Itself…Credit Professionals Beware!

A few thoughts from Jon Flora, President & CEO I had a great high school history teacher. He would sit up on a bookcase and, with arms waving, lecture from on high about our Founding Fathers, the Westward expansion, and great truths such as innocent until proven guilty. His enthusiastic lectures instilled in me a lifelong …

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Oct

October 2018 eNews

What’s Happening This Month:  Here’s Some Help from NACMBCS Surcharging Report Call for Member Involvement — Join us at your State Capitol Business news for Credit & Collections Professionals We hope to see you at the Western Region Credit Conference, Oct 10-12, in Salt Lake City? Read the FULL issue.

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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.