I give the following checklist to my business clients who need collections work. A good collections case means the client having this information before they send me the file. Too often a debtor is not just a debtor but a true deadbeat. A true deadbeat has no qualms about skipping out on a job or a residence to avoid paying their debts.
- The person's full name.
- Person's Social Security Number and driver's license number.
- Person's address.
- Person's birth date.
- Where person was last employed.
- Copies of contracts and/or invoices unpaid.