Articles with a focus on debt collection and related business services.


Articles exploring areas relating to debt collection and business finance.

Recent Blog Entries

Business debt recovery to ease SME fears following Covid

With the country entering recession and statistics evidencing many SMEs experiencing issues with late payments, business debt recovery could be an unlikely answer to boosting the economy through helping SMEs.

Thursday, 19th November 2020

LGA responds to Citizen's Advice report on council debt collection

The Local Authorities Association has spoken out in response to the "wrong side of tax" report recently published by Citizen's Advice. The report, dealing with council debt collection practices, recommended changes to prevent councils going straight to bailiffs.

Friday, 13th March 2020

Why are debt collectors useful for the economy?

So why exactly are debt collectors a useful entity for the economy? We believe our industry provides what is a very useful service despite it not being the most beloved or glamorous industry around. See why in our latest blog.

Friday, 31st January 2020

AYOM raises over £130 for BBC Children In Need 2019

BBC's Children In Need generated over £47m of donations this year, which includes a successful £131.47 from AYOM's PJ day, bake off challenge and duck race sweepstakes. Our latest blog examines the day's fundraising events.

Thursday, 21st November 2019

Universal credit debt risk for families this Christmas

Universal credit debt could be an issue for many families this Christmas. With a 5 week wait in some areas of the country, a backlog of income waiting to be paid could put many families at risk. With universal credit issues not new to many, we look into the repercussions.

Wednesday, 13th November 2019

What is a debt recovery agency?

And why would you choose to instruct one to tackle your debts? Find out the basics of a debt recovery agency including why they are useful and how to spot the right one fro you.

Friday, 1st November 2019

The BIBAs 2019 - No time to dwell as work begins for 2020!

AYOM had a delegation in attendance as we celebrated being double finalists at this years' BIBAs. With so many outstanding Lancashire businesses in attendance the field was always going to be tough. Despite not earning an accolade AYOM have taken heart and will build for 2020 starting right away!

Wednesday, 18th September 2019