Star Tribune Names IC System a 2020 Top 150 Workplace

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Star Tribune Names IC System a 2020 Top 150 Workplace

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Doing Our Part During the Coronavirus Pandemic

The last few months have been rough. Between the coronavirus pandemic, social distancing, home-schooling for kids, massive unemployment rates, and dealing with business in a remote environment, we all could use some inspiration. Fortunately, there are brave healthcare workers, grocery store employees, and charitable organizations on the front lines who inspire us every day. Their

Rise in Pet Adoptions Could Mean Vet Debt Increases

Americans looking to bring some much-needed distraction and joy into their homes during lockdown have turned to pet adoptions. It’s excellent news for these animals, who need and deserve a loving home. But what does this increase in pet owners, some of whom are either unemployed or working reduced hours, mean for your veterinary clinic?

How Debt Collection Works, Part 3: Account Placement

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Not all accounts are ideal for collection efforts. It’s difficult to know which accounts you should send to your collection agency and when. IC System’s “How Debt Collection Works” blog series continues with a discussion about the best practices for account placement. You have already received some tips for choosing a collection agency and advice about which products

IC System’s COVID-19 Response

A message from IC System’s President & CEO, John Erickson: As we all adjust to these uncertain times, know that IC System is fully operational and ready to help generate revenue on your behalf. Managing your A/R may not currently be your first priority during this pandemic, but rest assured that we will continue to

Local Distillery Inspires with Their Coronavirus Response

As everyone continues to process the headlines and changing reality concerning the COVID-19 situation, it’s always nice when you find someone whose coronavirus response gives you inspiration and hope. That’s certainly the case with Vikre Distillery, a Minnesota spirits maker that normally creates a variety of gins, vodkas, and whiskeys. Faced with the pandemic and

How to Reduce Patient Stress in Healthcare Collections

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Now more than ever, it’s no surprise that Americans feel stressed about their medical bills. CNBC reports that more than a third of all Americans (137 million) have struggled to cover the cost of their medical bills since the rise of high deductible health plans in recent years, leading to an increase in healthcare collections.

Tax Deadlines Change in Response to COVID-19

As a response to the coronavirus pandemic, the U.S. Treasury Department has announced that individual taxpayers and businesses have a new deadline to file their federal returns and pay their taxes: July 15. It was announced on Friday, March 20, that the new July 15 deadline would be moved as another measure by the U.S.

How Debt Collection Works, Part 2: Pick Your Service

You’ve already received some advice about how to determine if IC System is right for your office. Now you need to pick the right collection service. To continue our blog series about how debt collection works at IC System, I sat down with Tom Mayfield, a District Sales Manager with over ten years in debt collection

New Movie “Buffaloed” Takes Aim at Collection Industry

There’s a new movie called Buffaloed that sets its sights on the debt collection industry. It portrays debt collectors as shady criminals who are willing to knock on doors, make nasty threats, and dupe the elderly into repeatedly paying off the same debt—anything to collect on the “paper” they have purchased from creditors. The movie concentrates on

IC System Welcomes Matt Isaacson as Chief Revenue Officer

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IC System, one of the largest collection agencies in the United States, is pleased to announce Matt Isaacson as its new Chief Revenue Officer. Matt will be responsible for the company’s Sales and Marketing initiatives. Matt comes to IC System with nearly 20 years of sales, marketing, and executive experience. In his new role, Matt