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Summer time brings bugs, sunburns, and a lot of difficulty when it comes to collecting on unpaid invoices. If the person who needs to write your check is on vacation, you may find yourself struggling to get your invoice paid. Find out how to avoid this problem before it happens by collecting the correct contact information for the correct people.

The Kaplan Group has helped hundreds of businesses like yours collect unpaid receivables. Let us know how we can help you.


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Pepsi, United Airlines, PricewaterhouseCoopers, the list of companies suffering from bad PR lately keeps growing. Unfortunately, poor collections tactics often put companies at risk of developing similar PR issues. Collecting money owed involves not only legal and financial issues, but also emotional issues. When non-professionals attempt to collect on overdue debt, they often do so in a way that winds up hurting the company’s brand.

Kaplan Group has helped hundreds of businesses like yours collect unpaid receivables in a professional way that protects the company, its reputation and its assets. Let us know how we can help you.


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When it comes to collections, even winning court cases cost valuable time and money and does not guarantee that you’ll receive the money you’re owed. at the Kaplan Group we resolve most of our successful cases without going to court. But, sometimes, it’s necessary. Find out what you need to know about the litigation process, and how to avoid it.

Kaplan Group has helped hundreds of businesses like yours collect unpaid receivables and avoid lengthy legal battles. Let us know how we can help you.


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Although it’s been around since the 1970s, there’s still a lot of confusion about The Fair Debt Collections Practices Act (FDCPA) and how it applies to companies. Although at The Kaplan Group we do not work with individual collections, we are always happy to provide information and to hold our fellow debt collectors to the highest standards. We’ve prepared a short article about The FDCPA and what you may need to know as a business and an individual.

The Kaplan Group has helped hundreds of businesses like yours collect unpaid receivables while maintaining the highest ethical practices. Let us know how we can help you.


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If you use accrual basis accounting, you may be wondering which of your debts you should write off as “uncollectible.” The IRS doesn’t have any hard and fast rules for this, but at Kaplan Group we have some suggestions for how you can determine if you’ll be paid or not.

Of course, at the Kaplan Group our goal is to make it so that none of your invoices are uncollectible. We’ve helped hundreds of businesses like yours collect unpaid receivables and have come to learn which methods work best. Let us know how we can help you.


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There’s so much to do at the end of the year, adding more to your list may seem absurd, but there’s good reason to do so.

As a collection agency we see a lot of companies neglect very simple tasks that could make it easier for them to collect money they are owed. Before 2016 is over check out our list of five items that will make collecting money in 2017 easier for you and your staff.

Remember, at the Kaplan group we’ve helped hundreds of businesses like yours collect unpaid receivables and have come to learn which methods work best. Let us know how we can help you.


Thanksgiving is a time to stop and take a moment before the chaos of December begins. Here at The Kaplan Group, we are thankful for all of our clients who allow us to become their trusted debt collection partner.


We especially appreciate our clients that take the steps in their Account Receivable procedures to make their accounts as collectible as possible: accurate contact information and documentation, good contracts, credit checks for new clients, and turning over accounts to collections sooner than later. Read this month’s blogs to learn more about what to do to improve collectibility of your accounts.


The Kaplan Group has been helping businesses get paid on delinquent invoices for twenty-five years. Join our ever growing list of satisfied customers and get your money!
http://www.kaplancollectionagency.com/hiring-collection-agency/5-clients-were-thankful-for/

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On Halloween your biggest fear should be running out of candy. But for many business owners a pile of unpaid invoices lurks around the corner ready to hurt the bottom line.

We shared three of our scariest collection stories with the folks at Amex Open Forum. Read to find out how you can solve collection problems before they start.


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It seems like an obvious solution. If a client isn’t paying you, you should stop working for that client. But how do you get paid once you’ve fired someone for not paying you?

Knowing how to collect money from a client, both before you terminate the relationship and after, will help you ensure that one unpaid invoice doesn’t multiply. Check out our most recent blog post, When Unpaid Invoices Force you to Fire a Client, for tips on this sticky situation.

Collecting money can be hard. At the Kaplan Group, since 1991 we've helped thousands of businesses like yours collect unpaid receivables and we know which methods work best.


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Just as no one plans for divorce on the first date, few businesses prepare for firing a new client. But, it happens and just like with divorce, hurt feelings, misunderstandings, and embarrassment can often get in the way of legalities.

Knowing how to collect money from a client with whom you are no longer working will help you move quickly to recover any unpaid invoices. For tips on what to do before and after you part ways with a client, see our latest blog Getting Paid When You Fire a Client.

Don't make collecting money harder than it needs to be. At the Kaplan Group, we've helped hundreds of businesses like yours collect unpaid receivables and have come to learn which methods work best.
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