Each state collection licensing authority
weighs each of these items differently.
Bad credit or a past bankruptcy is not necessarily
an immediate denial for all state collection
authorities. Certain criminal incidents
are not a barrier to obtaining a collection
license either. We have successfully assisted
clients with these types of issues and helped
them to properly obtain their licenses with
full and truthful disclosure.
How recent the incident occurred and the
nature of the incident factor into many
of the state collection license authorities'
decision on whether to issue a collection
license. If you do have these concerns,
no guarantee can be made regarding the outcome,
but this should not necessarily be a barrier