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Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Collected Wisdom: Credit Job Challenges »
Each month as part of the Collected Wisdom feature, Forius NACM North Central asks a small group of members to respond to...
Friday, March 24, 2017
Late Payments Cripple Small and Medium-Sized Business Growth »
More than 60 percent of small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) get paid late and that the total amount in unpa...
Wednesday, March 8, 2017
Commercial Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Filings Decline 20 Percent from Last February »
Total commercial filings in February were 2,797, representing a 9 percent decline from the 3,061 business filings recorded...
Monday, February 27, 2017
Fraud for Thought »
Fraud continues to threaten businesses of all sizes, in all locations and in every industry. Almost daily, news stories re...
Tuesday, February 21, 2017
Collected Wisdom: Credit and Sales Department Relationship Tips »
Each month as part of the Collected Wisdom feature, Forius asks a small group of members to respond to a different questio...
Thursday, February 16, 2017
Q4 2016 Credit Data Signals Small Business Optimism »
While it is still too early to say how the Trump administration will affect small business owners, for now the outlook of...
Thursday, February 9, 2017
January Commercial Bankruptcy Filings Dip Slightly from 2016 »
Total U.S. commercial bankruptcy filings decreased slightly in January 2017 to 2,791, representing a 1 percent decrease fr...
Thursday, February 2, 2017
Corporate Credit Quality Improved in January »
The Kamakura troubled company index ended January at 8.42 percent, a decrease of 1.23 percent from the prior month. The in...
Monday, January 30, 2017
Get More from Your Membership in 2017 »
Members belong to Forius NACM North Central for a variety of reasons. Some depend on the insights gained from participatio...
Monday, January 30, 2017
Trade Credit Insurers Foresee Economic Growth Despite Political Risks »
With the new year underway, analysts and economists have been making their annual predictions about the global economy’s d...
Thursday, January 26, 2017
Collected Wisdom: Your Credit Career Path »
Each month as part of the Collected Wisdom feature, Forius asks a small group of members to respond to a different questio...
Thursday, January 12, 2017
Commercial Bankruptcies Increased 26 Percent in 2016, Total Bankruptcy Filings Dropped 6 Percent »
Total commercial filings during calendar year 2016 (Jan. 1-Dec. 31) were 37,771, a 26 percent increase from the 29,920 fil...
Thursday, December 22, 2016
Understanding Your Company’s Unclaimed Property Risk »
The basic concept of “unclaimed property” is relatively simple to understand. When a property owner doesn’t claim his or h...
Wednesday, December 21, 2016
Collected Wisdom: Goals and Resolutions for the New Year »
Each month as part of the Collected Wisdom feature, Forius asks a small group of members to respond to a different questio...
Thursday, December 8, 2016
November Commercial Bankruptcy Filings Increase 26 Percent Over Previous Year »
Total U.S. commercial bankruptcy filings increased 26 percent in November 2016 over November of last year, according to da...
Monday, November 28, 2016
Collected Wisdom: Favorite Websites and Publications »
Each month as part of the Collected Wisdom feature, Forius asks a small group of members to respond to a different questio...
Monday, November 28, 2016
Small Business Severe Delinquencies Dropped in Q3 »
While small business in Q3 enjoyed strong job growth and stable credit conditions, utilization rates continued to fall, ac...
Thursday, November 17, 2016
Unpaid Small Business Invoices Equal 5 Percent of the GDP »
The value of unpaid invoices due to small businesses is $825 billion—equal to 5 percent of the U.S. gross domestic product...
Thursday, November 17, 2016
Median Small Business Cash Reserves Provide Only 27 Days of Security »
Median small businesses are barely living month to month with enough cash to only withstand 27 days without cash inflows t...
Thursday, November 3, 2016
Upward Business Bankruptcy Trend Continues »
Total U.S. commercial bankruptcy filings increased 21 percent in October 2016 over October of last year, according to data...
Thursday, November 3, 2016
Electronic B2B Payments are Finally Catching Up to Checks »
Electronic payment is the preferred payment method by a majority of entrepreneurs and finance professionals (51.6 percent)...
Friday, October 28, 2016
Collected Wisdom: Credit Career Advancement Advice »
Each month as part of the Collected Wisdom feature, Forius asks a small group of members to respond to a different questio...
Sunday, October 23, 2016
Fall Forum Highlights Tactful Self-Promotion, Honors Member Achievements »
On Oct. 13, 2016, credit professionals gathered at the Minneapolis Airport Marriott for the annual Forius Fall Forum confe...
Wednesday, October 5, 2016
Business Bankruptcies Decreased in September but are up 28 Percent for the Year »
U.S. commercial bankruptcy filings during the first nine months of the year increased 28 percent to 28,789 over the 22,444...
Wednesday, September 28, 2016
Collected Wisdom: Credit Department Surprises »
Each month as part of the Collected Wisdom feature, Forius asks a small group of members to respond to a different questio...
Thursday, September 22, 2016
Survey: Electronic Payment Growth is Likely as Same-Day ACH Implementation Begins »
As same-day ACH credit payments become possible with implementation of a new NACHA rule , 70 percent of treasury and fi...
Thursday, September 15, 2016
Master the Art of Tactful Self-Promotion »
For many people, the concept of self-promotion is cringe-worthy. Most of us have seen shameless self-promoters in action....
Thursday, September 15, 2016
Small-Business Credit Conditions Are Improving »
Current credit conditions for small businesses are improving across most of the United States, according to the latest Exp...
Thursday, September 8, 2016
August Business Bankruptcy Filings Increase 28 Percent from Previous Year »
Total U.S. commercial bankruptcy filings increased 28 percent in August 2016 over August of last year, according to data p...
Friday, August 26, 2016
Industry Groups Help Credit Pros Dive Deeper »
Credit professionals know that information is power. Every day, they rely on data to protect their companies’ balance shee...
Wednesday, August 24, 2016
Collected Wisdom: Credit Professional Personality Traits »
Each month as part of the Collected Wisdom feature, Forius asks a small group of members to respond to a different questio...
Sunday, August 7, 2016
July Commercial Bankruptcy Filings Increase 10 Percent »
Total U.S. commercial bankruptcy filings increased 10 percent in July 2016 over July of last year, according to data provi...
Monday, July 25, 2016
Reducing Risk Through Supply Chain Management »
Traditionally, corporate credit departments manage risk by focusing on their customers. They monitor customers’ ability to...
Thursday, July 21, 2016
Collected Wisdom: Most Noteworthy Changes to the Credit Profession »
Each month as part of the Collected Wisdom feature, Forius asks a small group of members to respond to a different questio...
Wednesday, July 13, 2016
Commercial Bankruptcy Filings Climb 29 Percent for the First Half of 2016 »
Total commercial filings during the first six months of the year (Jan. 1-June 30) increased 29 percent to 19,470 over the...

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