To ensure that our clients have access to a wide selection of resources necessary to make prudent business decisions Caine & Weiner has aligned itself with strategic business partners who share the same core values. Each alliance partner exemplifies the highest ethical business practices and provides services our clients know they can depend on. The combined services available through the Caine & Weiner alliance partnerships encompass risk management resources, collection services, education and certification. credit reports, electronic funds transfers, international investigations and more.
International Credit Exchange ICE maintains a worldwide network of collection agencies linked together in a global partnership. Their collection resources and data bases are pooled together to provide 3rd party collection assistance in 90 countries. In addition to their debt recovery resources they also provide credit reports and undertake international investigations for their clients. NACM Connect is a nearly 3,000 member, not-for-profit, member-owned and directed trade association focused on business credit, commercial credit and financial management professionals. NACM Connect is an Affiliate of the National Association of Credit Management. NACM Connect is a not-for-profit, member-owned and directed trade association focused on business credit, commercial credit and financial management professionals. NACM Connect provides services and information to assist credit professionals in all facets of their work activities, including credit groups, credit reports, credit references, credit application processing, collections services, credit law, and more. In addition, NACM Connect educates its members in credit, collections and related matters while working toward the continuing professionalization of the credit management field. We are an Affiliate of the National Association of Credit Management. Our members are credit professionals that span nine states across the US, including Illinois, Wisconsin, Kansas, Michigan, Indiana, Ohio, Nebraska, Missouri and Upstate New York. Member companies cover many industries including manufacturing, wholesale, service industries and financial institutions. We provide a vital network through which credit professionals can interact and learn from each other by providing opportunities for members to come together for networking and other business purposes. NACM Connect also monitors legislative developments to assure sound credit laws and guard against fraud. The Building Industry Credit Association, founded in 1903, actively serves its members, contractors and building material suppliers, by preparing and filing preliminary notices, mechanics liens, stop notices and other documents. BICA members also derive the benefits of industry seminars and workshops. On behalf of its members, BICA maintains an active role in the legislative process whenever mechanics lien law legislation is under consideration.
The Wood Products Manufacturers Association (WPMA), comprised of 900 members is the leading Association of choice for the secondary wood products industry. The Westminster, Massachusetts-based association serves its members by promoting healthy, profitable business environments, controlled costs, educational opportunities to assist members in developing skills for more competitive business operations and other benefits.
CLLA represents the most prestigious commercial collection agencies in the United State. CLLA members are the only group of agencies CERTIFIED by the Commercial Law League of America. The Association is focused on service and protection for the commercial credit community, and works to elevate the standards of the industry by providing educational, legislative, promotional and administrative services for its members.
The International Association of Commercial Collectors, Inc. (IACC) enhances the growth of its members by delivering education and professional resources in a collaborative environment. IACC is the leading resource for commercial collection professionals who deliver high-quality, ethical and compliant collection services to the credit granting community. IACC members set the standards for the leadership in both industry and in the association so that members are recognized both domestically and globally as the benchmark for excellent service.
Founded in 1939, ACA brings third-party collection agencies, law firms, asset buying companies, creditors and vendor affiliates, representing more than 230,000 industry employees. ACA establishes ethical standards, produces a wide variety of products, services and publications, and articulates the value of the credit and collection industry to businesses, policymakers and consumers. ACA recognizes its members for their excellence and commitment to encompassing the strategic direction, policies and effective oversight that integrate all building blocks to achieve the best in the credit and collection industry.
RMAI created the Receivables Management Certification Program to be a uniform industry standard designed to exceed state and federal requirements through standards that stress responsible consumer protection and increased transparency. The certification program resounds with regulators, legislators, industry professionals, and consumers as an example of an industry doing its part to ensure accountability. RMAI members seek many opportunities to meet new individuals and strengthen relationships, various speaking opportunities, and participate in regional events and leadership opportunities.
Passionate about innovation and fueling the greater economy, Cortera launched in 2006 with a vision to change the world by building a better data network. Cortera understands the vitality of commercial credit to economic growth. By building a network of smarter business intelligence, Cortera uniquely helps customers predict opportunity and risk from point of client acquisition through payment. Companies are empowered with analytical insights in minutes, no matter size or skill set.
Global Credit Solutions AG (GCSAG) is an international collection company specializing in the recovery of cross border debts. GCSA AG operates on a worldwide basis 7 days a week. GCSAG is a HIPAA compliant international collection company specializing in the recovery of international patient accounts. Centrally located in Europe, Global Credit Solutions AG services include collections in self-pay, insurance and embassy.
The Better Business Bureau (BBB) founded in 1912, is a private, nonprofit organization whose self-described mission is to focus on advancing marketplace trust, consisting of 106 independently local BBB organizations in the United States and Canada. BBB’s mission is to be the leader in advancing marketplace trust with a vision in ethical marketplace where buyers and sellers can trust each other.
The General Services Administration (GSA) is an independent agency of the United States government. Established in 1949, GSA works to help manage and support the basic functioning of federal agencies. GSA supplies products and communications for U.S. government offices, provides transportation and office to federal employees, and develops government-wide cost-minimizing policies and other management tasks. GSA Schedule also known as Federal Supply Schedules, and Multiple Award Schedules (MAS), are long-term government wide contracts with commercial companies that provide access to millions of commercial products and services at fair and reasonable prices to the government.Founded in 1917, the California Association of Collectors (CAC) is the first organized association of collection professionals in the country and the founding unit of ACA international, the Association of Credit and collection Professionals. As the largest state unit of credit and collection professionals CAC provides a platform for its members include: third-party collection agencies, creditors, asset buyers, attorneys, and vendor associates. Through a collaborative effort, CAC is able to address issues that are specifically related to third party collectors in the state of California. CAC is strongly committed toward legislative advocacy, leadership development, education, public relations, legal support, current trends and hot topics.
The California Commercial Collection Association (CCCA) is dedicated to upholding and maintaining the integrity of Commercial Collection Agencies in the State of California through a forum providing open discussion of mutual problems and continuing education. Members of the California Commercial Collection Association maintain high standards of fairness, honesty and courtesy in the conduct of business while providing efficient collection services.
ELFA exists to inspire its members to make the best procurement choices based on cash flow, balance sheet impact, and available credit lines. Equipment finance offers flexible choices that can work with the diverse objectives of most businesses. As a volunteer driven organization, hundreds of volunteers from ELFA member companies contribute their time and energy advocating for the success of the collection industry.
As the largest and most influential business association in Los Angeles County, the Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce is the voice of business in the region. The Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce is a trustee for the current and future welfare of the region, seeks the full prosperity of the Los Angeles area. The Chamber of Commerce champions for economic prosperity and quality of life for the Los Angeles region by being the voice of business, promoting collaboration and helping members grow.
Incorporated in 1949, the Credit Research Foundation is an independent non-profit consisting of a dynamic community of like-minded business professionals with a vested interest in maintaining a competitive advantage in the disciplines and processes of credit and accounts receivable management. CRF is widely renowned as the foremost educational and research organization dedicated to the credit, accounts receivable and financial management community.
FCIB is the premiere internationally recognized Association of Executives in Finance, Credit and International Business, providing critical export credit and collections intelligence and insight, networking opportunities through live events, online education, global credit reports, professional certification programs and more to companies of all sizes to more than 1,100 global credit and trade finance professionals in 76 countries around the world.
Are you interested in becoming a Caine & Weiner Alliance Partner? To discuss this opportunity, please contact Brad Schaffer, Senior Vice President – Client Services at 502-425-9100 x223 or email to [email protected].