Benefits of Membership in ACA International and ACA of Texas

  1. Alliance with other professional collection agencies and attorney firms in an internationally recognized and respected trade association.
  2. Access to the industry’s foremost professional training programs for collectors and collection managers – seminars, teleseminars, self-paced programs on the Internet and specialized CD ROM programs, to assist owners and managers with current, day-to-day operational management issues, and to help collectors achieve professional certification.  ACA of Texas’ CD-ROM training program on the FDCPA and Professional Telephone Collection Techniques is available to members at no-cost and, in addition, ACA offers several special web-based seminars on topics to assist owners and supervisors on improving compliance, agency operations and profitability.
  3. We have partnered with several of our Associate Members to offer these Affinity Programs:
      • Pathfinder LL&D Insurance Group – offering surety bonds, insurance coverage specific to the collections industry and general business insurance
      • Silicon Benefits Insurance Solutions – low cost premier group health insurance coverage with major national carriers
      • EFT Network – responsive ACH and credit card processing for collections.
  4. Pro-active legislative advocacy at state and national levels on issues pertinent to the collections and credit industry and to create new marketing opportunities in the private and government sectors. Frequent updates to members on issues being addressed by the Texas Legislature, Congress and other state assemblies.
  5. ACA of Texas’ Annual Conference and Exposition features prominent authorities on current industry issues and the best industry tradeshow held in the Southwest.
  6. Announcements and updates on recent court cases, state and national legislative actions and other industry activities are disseminated to members by e-mail, fax and publications.
  7. Opportunities to network and build relationships with contemporaries, allied businesses and vendors offering state-of-the-art technology for improving profitability and performance.
  8. ACA of Texas has earned the respect of legislators, academic and business communities and the general public for its Educational Foundation college scholarship program, Consumer Hotline service and active public relations programs.
  9. Members have access to the best errors and omissions insurance programs in the country and other price competitive business insurance coverage.   
  10. Have a link to your website from our website, www.texascollectors.com . (This website is being replaced by www.acaoftexas.org which is currently under development.)