Government Collections


Today’s economy has placed many consumers in the position of becoming delinquent on their accounts. Many of these customers are historically timely payers. For those that fall behind, possible termination of service keeps the utilities and telecom near the top of the payment list. As customers not accustomed to struggling with meeting utility and telecom bills or similar obligations grow, a segment of delinquent accounts requires specialized treatment approaches. Credit Associates Inc. advanced technology and skip tracing services are designed to locate and collect these past due accounts while maintaining your business reputation and image

Your delinquent customers account information will be loaded into our collection system for urgent collection action. A notice will be mailed to the debtor the same day. A series of notices will follow. Simultaneously our collectors will review the debtor's credit bureau reports to determine their financial condition, ability to pay and sources of payment. We will work within the laws that govern all Oregon Collection Agencies to find phone numbers and addresses to contact the debtor.

Credit Associates interactive Claim Submission Portal will allow new clients and current clients to place accounts securely by using the web.

Credit Associates payment platform supports online payments and scheduled immediate and future electronic transactions by credit/debit cards or a checking account. Our Consumer Payment Portal makes it easy for consumers to pay their account 24/7 by web or even by phone (541) 312-9176.