Contractor Services in the wake of Hurricane Irma – Importance of Licensing and Insurance

In the wake of Irma cleanup and recovery, verify that anyone claiming to offer restoration services is duly licensed for the particular work needed, and ask for proof of insurance. Contractor licenses can be searched through Florida’s Department of Business & Professional Regulation and also by County. Many Florida counties require “specialty” contractor licenses. Note:[…]

Credit Applications – Best Practices – NACM (Seminar)

Scott Haas presented to a group of collection managers in the construction industry yesterday in Tampa.  The seminar focused on providing tips and analysis of the credit application process.   A good credit application, coupled with analysis of information (or omissions) from your potential customer can help you collect and save you time and legal[…]