Hampton Associates, Inc. Commercial Collection Agency  
  Phone: (877) 862-6340, Fax: (877) 862-6336

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Oregon Commercial Credit & Collection Information

INTEREST RATE

  • Legal: 9%
  • Judgment: 9% simple interest per annum (Unless specified by contract)

STATUTE OF LIMITATIONS (IN YEARS)

  • Open Acct.: 6
  • Sale of Goods: 6 (4 yrs UCC Transaction)
  • Written Contract: 6
  • Domestic Judgment: 10 - Renewable at 10
  • Foreign Judgment: 10

BAD CHECK LAWS (CIVIL PENALTY)
Reasonable attorney fees & statutory damages of (the  greater of) $100 or three times the amount plus $500

GENERAL GARNISHMENT EXEMPTIONS
75% of disposable earnings or 40 x fed. min. hourly wage.

COLLECTION AGENCY BOND & LICENSE

  • Bond: $10,000 or letter of irrevocable credit
  • License: Registration only
  • Fee: Established by director
  • Exemption for out-of-state collectors: Contact state authorities. Out-of-state agencies may be exempt if [1] collecting for out-of-state client; [2] the debt was incurred by an Oregonian outside the state; and [3] the state where the collection agency is headquartered has a registration program comparable to Oregon's law.

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