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We’re Exhibiting At The 2019 Factoring Conference In San Diego!

March 28, 2019 Event

First Corporate Solutions is exhibiting our UCC searching, filing, monitoring and API solutions at the International Factoring Association Conference April 3-6 in San Diego, CA! Why Factors Choose FCS Lien Monitoring & UCC Solutions IFA Preferred Vendor - 10% Off State & County Lien Monitoring for MembersSearch methodology that uncovers & reports name variationsDirect Data Results from State & County…READ MORE

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Uninsured Title Products For Lenders

March 21, 2019 Due Diligence, Title Related Topics

Is an insured title product with a corresponding title policy always required for a lender’s purposes? Is it always required to pay that premium? The answer is:  it depends. So when is an uninsured title product OK? When is a title policy unnecessary? Lender title products usually come in three variables, depending on the lender’s risk considerations. An “Update” product, which is just what it sounds like, an update to a…READ MORE

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Equipment Finance & Purchase Money Security Interest (PMSI)

March 14, 2019 UCC, Online UCC System, Due Diligence

Equipment finance or leasing is a lending type that specializes in lending on specific collateral.  Equipment finance companies can vary greatly and tend to specialize on specific industries and often tend to be manufacturers (farm equipment, medical and dental equipment, freight, industrial equipment, etc.). One product that is unique to this industry is purchase money security interest packages, or PMSI.  A PMSI filing will allow a…READ MORE

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Delaware Division of Corporations – Limited Staffing Event on March 29th

March 08, 2019 Uncategorized

On Friday, March 29 an Employee Recognition Event is planned for employees of the Delaware Division of Corporations.  The 4-12 shift will be working 12 Noon to 8 P.M. and the following changes will be in effect: All 30 Minute and Priority 1 (one-hour service) must be received by 6 P.M.; Priority 2 (two-hour service) must be received by 5 P.M.  All other cut-off times will remain unchanged.  READ MORE

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State Only Lien Monitoring? It’s Risky

March 01, 2019 UCC, Due Diligence, Reduce Financial Risk, Lien Monitoring

When evaluating lien monitoring programs, programs that are designed to monitor your Financing Statements for lien filings that can prime your perfected security interest, it is important to recognize that many states do not maintain records of Federal Tax Liens or Judgment Liens Attached to Real Property at the state-level filing office. Nevertheless, these liens have the potential to prime a perfected security interest. That’s why,…READ MORE

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