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

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Wisconsin Commercial Credit & Collection Information

INTEREST RATE

  • Legal: 5%
  • Judgment: 12%

STATUTE OF LIMITATIONS (IN YEARS)

  • Open Acct.: 6
  • Written Contract: 6
  • Domestic Judgment: 20
  • Foreign Judgment: 20

BAD CHECK LAWS (CIVIL PENALTY)
Amount of check plus actual damages + exemplary damages up to three times value of check. Limited to $500.
       (See Wisconsin Code 943.245)

GENERAL GARNISHMENT EXEMPTIONS
80% of net pay.

COLLECTION AGENCY BOND & LICENSE

  • Bond: $15,000 min.
  • License: Yes
  • Fee:  (Wisconsin Code 218.4)
    • $1000 or more - Investigation
    • $200 - Annual
    • $15 per collector/solicitor license
  • Exemption for out-of-state collectors: Out-of-state agencies do not need to be licensed if [1] collecting by interstate means (phone, fax, mail); and [2] collecting for an out-of-state client.

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