RGS is a proud participant in associations that promote ethics and fairness to the accounts receivables management industry.
ACA International/ACA of Texas
ACA International, the Association of Credit and Collection Professionals, is a not-for-profit trade association for credit and collections organizations. It serves as the comprehensive, knowledge-based resource for professional businesses and individuals in the credit and collections industry.
Founded in 1939, ACA serves 5,000 members worldwide, including third-party collection agencies, asset buyers, attorneys, creditors, and vendor affiliates. The association 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 Ethics Committee
RGS's Chief Strategy Officer, Michael Ryalls, serves on the ACA Ethics Committee, which provide recommendations and guidance regarding the operation of the ACA Code of Ethics and the Code of Operations.
ACA of Texas
Founded in 1942, the ACA of Texas, a subgroup of ACA International, serves as the voice of the collections industry in Texas for the following:
- Legislative and regulatory issues that affect the industry's ability to deliver effective and responsive credit and collection services
- Sanctions regarding professional conduct and compliance with federal and state laws and established codes of conduct and ethics
- Commitment to advocating and preserving the general welfare and interest of members, clients, and consumers