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Debt Collection Services Procurement Research Report | Published: Aug 2015

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Debt Collection Services: Procurement Research Report Highlights

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The Debt Collection Services procurement report contains data and analysis of current and future trends when buying goods and services. IBISWorld’s in-depth procurement research is always presented in a logical and consistent format for easy reference throughout a company. The Debt Collection Services Procurement Research Report contains growth forecasts for a three-year outlook period and supplier profit benchmarks so your company can make the right purchasing decision.

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Debt Collection Services - Recent Price Trend

In the three years to 2015, the price of debt collection has risen an estimated 1.5 percentage points, from 25.8% of debt collected to 27.3%. During the recession, debt collection became more difficult because per capita disposable income plummeted, making consumers less able to repay their debts. Meanwhile, the rate of unemployment grew, and consumers were forced to delay paying their debts or... purchase to read more

Debt Collection Services - Total Cost of Ownership

Hidden costs are few among debt collection agencies, making the total cost of ownership low. The majority of debt collection agencies do not charge any additional costs besides the percentage of the debt recovered. However, some agencies will charge for incidental costs incurred while recovering the debt. These additional costs can include long-distance fees, background checks on debtors, travel... purchase to read more


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This report is intended to assist buyers of debt collection services. Creditors hire debt collection agencies to help collect payments on accounts that are past due or are in default. Debt collection agencies do not include debt buyers, which are companies that buy debt at reduced rates from creditors or debt collection agencies and then retain all the money collected from the accounts.

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