According to recent government figures SMEs are the backbone of the British economy, their contributions to employment and total business turnover running at over 60% and almost 50% respectively.
But SMEs are disproportionately more likely to incur late payments and recent research from BACS shows the average SME spends £955 a month pursuing customers for late payments and overdue invoices. For many smaller companies the costs of recovering overdue payments can sour what is otherwise a profitable relationship.
But it doesn’t have to be this way. Company Bug have secured the services of Safe Collections, a leading credit control and debt collection company, to help our users collect business debts and recover unpaid invoices quickly and professionally.
Why Recommend Safe Collections?
Incorporated in 1984, Safe Collections have more than thirty years of experience in their field. The experienced UK based collections team have heard every excuse and seen every tactic used by unscrupulous customers to delay or avoid payment.
We chose Safe Collections as our partner for debt recovery for a number of reasons, but foremost amongst them was their simple and transparent pricing with:
- No advance charges or membership fees
- No hidden or abortive charges
- No fixed term contracts or long term commitments
With rates for UK debt collection starting at just 5% of any recovered amount and no advance fees, hidden charges or binding fixed term commitments, getting help with your late paying customers has never been easier.
Debt Collection You Can Trust
Safe Collections are proud of their three decades of service to industry and their recommendations and references reflect their unrivalled professionalism. Safe Collections are the only debt recovery and credit control company endorsed and recommended by the following business associations and support sites, including:
- Award winning accountancy service Crunch.co.uk
- British Woodworking Federation
- Halton Chamber of Commerce & Industry
- The Publishers Association
No other collection company has as many independent recommendations and we believe the reason for this is simple. Safe Collections offer an honest, cost effective and professional debt collection service free of any advance fees or hidden charges.
Darren Fell, the founder and Managing Director of Crunch Accounting had this to say on Safe Collections:
“I hunted for many years looking for a debt collection company that were genuine, really knew their stuff and charged fair prices.
Without a doubt, Safe Collections are the best. After 6 years I continue to be happy to recommend them to Crunch’s 9000 customers.”
Small businesses should never feel that no one can help when they have a customer that lets them down, Safe Collections are always available to provide expert support and advice to your company when you need it most. Contact Safe Collections on 0845 647 7233 or using the form below for a free, no obligation consultation.