Payments and Collections

Improved mortality checks via Experian have helped save Guardian Financial…

Experian has announced a deal to provide Experian address and mortality screening services to Guardian Financial Services, the life assurance group which manages over 300,000 life insurance and...

Blog - Jan 2013
Cementing global customer insight

Selling across borders has become crucial and is now virtually mandatory for most retailers looking to increase revenues and international income streams. We outline our latest areas of...

Blog - Jan 2013
Santa is a fraud

Santa is a fraud. Just look at the warning signs, says device recognition specialist and Experian international partner iovation. It identifies one billion mobile devices globally and currently...

Blog - Dec 2012
Post-Christmas sales set to highlight retailers’ unholy trinity – Tolerance…

Given the ongoing economic squeeze on many households, tolerance, convenience and security are now the three critical issues and of acute importance for retailers and ecommerce sites. The dilemma...

Blog - Dec 2012
10 steps to increasing your collections strategy

With your customer’s budgets under increasing strain and household debt levels running at over £2 billion* it is essential for you to optimise your collections activity. The latest white paper...

Blog - Dec 2012
Mortgage fraud set to surge in 2013 and will hit…

Experian predicts there will be a dramatic increase in attempted mortgage fraud in the UK next year, bringing the number of people fraudulently trying to obtain home loans to the highest level since...

Blog - Dec 2012
US online gaming reaches point of no return

Despite recent coverage of the US elections virtually eclipsing the issue of online gaming, moves towards it were quietly progressing behind the scenes. Nevada, closely followed by Delaware, have...

Blog - Nov 2012
The clock’s ticking as new Euro rules expose businesses to…

European businesses risk losing billions of Euros as a result of failure to tackle simple payment errors according to a new Experian report. The switch to a single SEPA payment system – designed...

Blog - Nov 2012
Microsoft adopts Experian’s SEPA payments services

Microsoft has opted for Experian’s Bank Wizard Global to handle accurate and timely commission payments to Microsoft Corp.’s international network of re-sellers and supply vendors. Under new...

Blog - Nov 2012
Are lenders becoming too lenient?

In the hope of strengthening customer relationships before the next market boom, many lenders have taken a proactive approach to dealing with customers struggling under the backlash of the recession,...

Blog - Nov 2012
Is bad debt the price of growth?

As the economy fluctuates between contraction and growth, those businesses getting ready for the latter must prepare to face a new set of challenges. In the past, the volume of sales coming in meant...

Blog - Nov 2012
Friction-free payments make online transactions worth every penny

As far as consumer interactions and payments are concerned, friction simply slows processes which should be straightforward and efficient by adding seemingly unnecessary steps. Reducing friction...

Blog - Nov 2012