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April 13, 2011

Creating New Payment Plans – Part 2

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This is the fourth installment in our series, “Establishing Best Practices for Extending Credit in Today’s Economy.”

In our previous blog post, we discussed strategies to consider in developing your customer credit program. One of these is deciding which procedures or types of transactions to include in the program and what types […]

March 1, 2011

Creating New Payment Plans – Part 1

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This is the third in our series, “Establishing Best Practices for Extending Credit in Today’s Economy”.

In our previous Best Practices’ blog post, we discussed the value of developing a written plan for extending credit and formalizing the credit process. As part of developing an overall strategy behind offering credit to your […]

December 3, 2010

Getting Organized to Extend Credit

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This is the second in our series, “Establishing Best Practices for Extending Credit in Today’s Economy”.

According to a 2008 survey conducted by GfK Roper Public Affairs and Media, when faced with a medical expense over $1,000, one out of 10 people surveyed stated that they would seek a payment plan/monthly payments […]

October 31, 2010

The Need for Extending Credit is More Important Than Ever

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This is the first in our series, “Establishing Best Practices for Extending Credit in Today’s Economy”.

Successful businesses in elective healthcare, dental care, and veterinary services use customer financing to maintain and grow their sales. Like accepting different forms of payment, such as credit cards, extending credit is becoming more popular as […]

September 29, 2010

35% of the population now has a FICO score below 650

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According to a blog post on Mint.com today by John Ulzheimer, President of Consumer Education of Credit.com and the author of the book “You’re Nothing But A Number”, over 35% of the population in the United States now has a FICO score below 650. As stated in the post, that […]

September 15, 2010

Pet Care Financing During Difficult Times

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The credit crisis has severely impacted many industries who rely on customer financing to drive their business and help their customers afford their services.

The Animal and Pet Care Industry is one of the industries impacted by the lack of adequate client financing. Pet insurance and conventional third-party financing are not […]

July 21, 2010

Close the Gap in Your Customer Financing Picture

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Businesses across the United States are looking for alternatives for customer financing. Conventional financing programs are not meeting the need. Approval rates are at an all time low as only the most credit-worthy customers qualify for conventional financing. Fewer and fewer services even qualify for conventional financing. All too often, […]

July 21, 2010

Who knew! Dentists want to offer payment plans

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We recently exhibited at the Pacific Northwest Dental Conference in Seattle. While we were a little last minute in deciding to exhibit, the show was a great success for ExtendCredit.com. Throughout the show, we had more booth traffic than our hard working team could handle. A lot of follow up […]

June 13, 2010

We are exhibiting at the Pacific Northwest Dental Conference June 17-18th – Booth 215

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If you are planning on attending PNDC in Seattle this week, make sure to stop by our booth (# 215) to say hi and learn more about the great services ExtendCredit.com offers Dentists and Medical Billers.

Sponsored by the Washington State Dental Association (WSDA), the Pacific Northwest Dental Conference (PNDC) offers […]