Pennsylvania Debt Collection
State Laws and Resources
The fastest, most successful way to collect an unpaid debt successfully and quickly is to work with a collection agency that knows your state’s unique collection laws. Hiring a Pennsylvania collection agency — or a national agency which has experts on Pennsylvania collections law on staff — can dramatically boost your chances of successfully collecting on your unpaid account.
Summit AR is a licensed, bonded and insured national debt recovery agency specializing in the unique accounts receivable issues that can plague businesses of any size. Our team includes experts on Pennsylvania debt law who can tackle even the most challenging cases.
We can tackle collection cases in any corner of Pennsylvania, including Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Allentown, Erie, Reading, Bethlehem, Scranton, Lancaster, Levittown, and Harrisburg. Contact us today to get your case started.
Pennsylvania Collection Laws Interest Rate
Pennsylvania Collection Laws Statute Of Limitations
|Open Account:||4 years|
|Written Contract:||4 years|
|Domestic Judgment:||5 years renewable|
|Foreign Judgment:||5 years|
|Lien Against Real Estate:||5 years|
|Personal Property:||20 years|
Pennsylvania Collection Laws Bad Check Laws (NSF) (Civil Penalty)
|After demand and judgment triple damages in amount equal to $100 or 3 times the check amount whichever is greater up to $500|
Pennsylvania Collection Laws General Garnishment Exemptions
|100% of wages, certain pensions, retirement accounts & Keogh plan under certain circumstances, and $300|
Pennsylvania Collection Laws Collection Agency Bond & Licensing Rules
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