Named the Grand Island, Nebraska, Chamber of Commerce Business of the Year in 2003, Credit Management provides many benefits to the communities it serves. One of the Midwest’s oldest collection agencies, Credit Management reduces the negative effects of unpaid debts on businesses, thereby strengthening local economies. By researching and qualifying individuals’ abilities to repay their debts, and by employing effective collection practices, Credit Management assists hundreds of businesses and hospitals in maintaining manageable levels of unpaid debt costs. Credit Management’s success within its field has resulted in an ever-expanding client base and a growing staff of highly trained account recovery professionals. The company’s 170 employees, whose average tenure of over five years rates well above the national average for collection agencies, serve clients out of Credit Management’s corporate headquarters in Grand Island and its two campuses in Lincoln and Kearney, Nebraska.
In 2010, Credit Management earned the Economic Development Corporation Award for Invaluable Commitment to Grow and Create Jobs. The effective, highly trained customer service department at Credit Management provides its clients with comprehensive progress reports detailing the status of their outstanding accounts, including amounts received, balances due, and percents collected. Trained and compliant in the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act and the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, Credit Management’s debt collection specialists recuperate nearly 40% of all accounts listed with the agency, amounting to one of the highest rates of recovery in the industry. Credit Management supports various charities and other non-profit organizations, including the YMCA, the American Legion Auxiliary, the Crisis Center, 4-H, the United Way Worldwide, and many more. The agency also claims membership in numerous professional associations and local chambers of commerce.