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Welcome to RMAI’s news center. Designed to give you access to timely and relevant information about RMAI, you will find information highlighting recent actions, activities, and other noteworthy information. For members of the media this is a one-stop location where you will find the resources and contacts to help keep you informed about RMAI.

07/132020

RMAI Applauds CFPB Consumer Financial Protection Week

July 13, 2020: On July 14, 2020 through July 17, 2020, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB or Bureau) will host a series of events in connection with its launch of Consumer Financial Protection Week. The week’s events focus on how the Bureau protects consumers [...]

02/052020

Receivables Management Association International Honors Outstanding Members

February 5, 2020 (Sacramento, CA) – Leaders from Receivables Management Association International (RMAI) honored outstanding members this week at the association’s 2020 Annual Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada. Bud Reitzel Award RMAI awarded Walt Collins of Collins Asset Group, the Bud Reitzel Lifetime Commitment Award, the [...]

04/152019

RMAI Launches Certification Version 7.0

RMAI EXPANDS NATIONAL CERTIFICATION PROGRAM TO INCLUDE VENDORS Launches Certification Version 7.0 April 15, 2019 (Sacramento, CA) – The RMAI Certification Council announces the adoption of version 7.0 of the Receivables Management Certification Program (RMCP) after a nine-month development and review process. The most significant enhancement to [...]

04/092018

Massachusetts Court Rules in Favor of Passive Debt Buyers.

April 9, 2018 - Sacramento, CA -  The Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court handed down a ruling this morning holding that passive debt buyers are not required to obtain a Massachusetts license when "all aspects of the debt collection process are contracted out to and conducted [...]

03/282018

Accounts Receivable Management Executives to Collaborate on Key Issues Impacting Industry

Leaders hold “Executive Roundtable” to share information and develop strategic alliances  March 28, 2018 – Minneapolis, MN – Executives from leading trade associations representing the accounts receivable management industry gathered recently to strategize and discuss collaborating on projects of common interest. This Executive Roundtable, which [...]

03/092018

RMA Adopts National Standards for the Purchase of Auto Receivables

RMA Launches Certification Version 6.0 March 9, 2018 (Sacramento, CA) – Last week, the RMA International Certification Council formally adopted version 6.0 of the Receivables Management Certification Program (RMCP), after a seven-month deliberation, drafting, and review process. One of the most significant enhancements in version 6.0 is [...]

02/132018

Annual Conference Launches Optimistic Year for Receivables Management Professionals

February 13, 2018 (Sacramento, CA) – Optimism and energy permeated the atmosphere of Receivables Management Association International’s (RMA) 21st Annual Conference last week in Las Vegas, Nevada. The more than 1,100 attendees—made up of debt buyers, collection agencies, collection law firms, brokers, originating creditors, affiliates, [...]

02/092018

Receivables Management Association International Honors Outstanding Members

February 9, 2018 (Sacramento, CA) – Leaders from Receivables Management Association International (RMA) honored outstanding members this week at the association’s 21st Annual Conference—Play Your Best Hand—in Las Vegas, Nevada. Irwin Kirschenbaum, owner of Kirschenbaum & Phillips, P.C., received the Bud Reitzel Lifetime Commitment Award [...]