You Can Lose Half Your Weight and Half Your Debt in Half the Time

AmericanFlagThe new American Dream for millions of Americans is to be both skinny and debt free.  Millions of books have been published about being skinny.   And millions of books have been written about being debt free.  But very few books, if any, have been written about both losing weight and getting out of debt at the exact same time.  David and I committed ourselves to putting this all together in our skinny and debt free blog at www.skinnyanddebtfree.com .  We are marrying philosophies of Dr. Oz with Dave Ramsey: Weight Watchers with Clark Howard; and Susie Ormond with Dr. Atkins.  We have literally researched hundreds of diet books, and have had experience getting hundreds of thousands of people out of debt over the last 40 years. So, we came to the conclusion we owed it to everyone to share some of our ideas and thoughts on the skinny and debt free blog.

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4 Immediate Cash Generating Tips to Increase the Value of Your Business Receivables

cashBusiness receivables are not like a fine wine. They don’t get better with age.  To make the point, call up your commercial loan officer, and ask how much you can borrow by putting up all of your 90-day old accounts receivable as collateral.  I am pretty sure the answer would be $0.00.  So don’t wait, get started collecting your business receivables early.

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Most COMPASSIONATE Collection Agency Headquartered in COMPASSIONATELY Ranked City

birminghamI couldn’t have been more surprised if you’d hit me over the head with a hammer.   I stared at the headlines for a few minutes before it sank in.

Our home city, Birmingham, Alabama, has been recognized by mylife as the 4th most compassionate city in America.

What’s so startling was not that Birmingham had been recognized as compassionate–everyone who lives here is aware of the generosity and kindness of our people.

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More Predicted Actions of the CFPB

light bulbPredicted Actions of the CFPB: Part 2

Last week we walked you through a few of my predictions on what rules will be written by Richard Cordray, Director of the CFPB, this year for the credit and debt collection industry. As an interested and somewhat informed observer, I thought I would get my crystal ball BACK out for Part 2 and make a few more predictions.

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Predicted Actions of the CFPB

Martin Sher, AmSher co-CEOOf course, no one knows, except Richard Cordray, Director of the CFPB, what rules will be written this year for the credit and debt collection industry. However, as an interested and somewhat informed observer, I thought I would get my crystal ball out and make a few predictions:

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