Three Tips For Bulk Sale Escrow Officers In California–Revisited
April 27, 2017
Due Diligence, Tips
Below is a repost of a popular post from last year for our California Bulk Sale Escrow Officers. We’ve been supporting Escrow Officers handling bulk sales for a quarter century, and over that period we’ve learned more than just a few things from our friends in the industry, and in this blog post we share three tips for Bulk Sale Escrow Officers in California that we’ve learned and their importance.
Tip #1: Search an individual…READ MORE
First Corporate Solutions Celebrates New Office Move In Los Angeles Area
April 21, 2017
These are exciting times at First Corporate Solutions.
Driven by company growth in our UCC and Title Services Divisions along with the opening of our Legal Services Division, we recognized the need and the opportunity to upgrade our facility in southern California and move into the next phase of our company's life. We accomplished that on April 1, 2017, box by box completing the move from our previous space and into the next chapter.
International Factoring Association Conference Recap 2017
April 13, 2017
Lien Monitoring, Event
The International Factoring Association’s annual conference was held last week at The Omni Hotel in Ft. Worth, Texas, and First Corporate Solutions was proud to attend once again with friends, partners, familiar faces and new acquaintances.
The IFA conference continues to be a leader in providing educational and networking opportunities to the factoring community and this year’s event delivered again. Although the weather…READ MORE
First Corporate Solutions Exhibits At The 2017 Factoring Conference In Ft. Worth
April 06, 2017
First Corporate Solutions is exhibiting our UCC searching, filing, monitoring and API solutions at the International Factoring Association Conference April 5-8 in Ft. Worth, Texas.
Why Do Factors Choose FCS Lien Monitoring & UCC Solutions?
Secured Party Representative Service
Original Lien Monitoring Program created by FCS over 20 years ago
Business Entity Status, Litigation and Bankruptcy Monitoring also…READ MORE
FCS Guest Speakers At Bulk Sale Escrow Seminar April 1
March 31, 2017
UCC, Corporate, Event
FCS CEO David Silverburg along with Escrow Compliance Manager Pamela Putnam will present “The Incredible Bulk Sale Superpower—UCCs” at National University in Costa Mesa this Saturday, April 1. The event is co-hosted by the California Escrow Association and The Escrow Training Institute.
Seminar moderator Debbi Faber of Chicago Title, a long-time partner and friend to Bulk Sale education in California,…READ MORE
Secured Party Searches and Secured Party Representatives—Cause And Effect
March 16, 2017
UCC, Reduce Financial Risk
In our last two blog posts, we discussed what a secured party search is and how it is utilized to expose a secured party’s customer list, and also what a secured party can do to protect that customer list.
Lenders rely on security interests to manage their risk and perfect their security interests by filing UCCs, but this process puts their client list in the public record; every debtor on a UCC is that secured party’s customer! With…READ MORE
Need A Marketing List For Your Lending Solutions? Try Secured Party Searches
March 10, 2017
Looking to market your financing solutions to a needy target base? Want to know what businesses are already utilizing the funding solutions you provide?
Even though UCC search and file service providers go to great lengths to keep their customers’ data secure by utilizing technology and in-house procedures to safeguard data and protect it from outside sources, the nature of the Uniform Commercial Code nevertheless…READ MORE
Listen Up UCC Filers-Protect Your Customer List From Competitors
March 03, 2017
UCC, Reduce Financial Risk
Does it seem sometimes seem like your competitors have a copy of your customer list? Well, they just might.
“No way!” you say. “How did that happen?”
It’s easier than you might think. Every time a secured party perfects a security interest by filing a financing statement, one result of that filing is to reveal the secured party’s debtor, its customer, in the public record.
And, just like one can search a Secretary of…READ MORE
Tips To Maintain Your Perfected Security Interest
February 24, 2017
Reduce Financial Risk, Tips, Lien Monitoring
Considering all the effort and resources you put into qualifying your debtors and perfecting your security interests, it's good to know there are some excellent tools you can utilize to help maintain that priority and make your efforts pay off.
Why go to all the trouble to investigate a potential new debtor’s credit worthiness, and decide to perfect your security interest by filing a Financing Statement in the correct jurisdiction, if…READ MORE
Uninsured Title Products For Lenders—When Title Insurance Is NOT Needed
February 16, 2017
Due Diligence, Title Related Topics
As a lender, do you always need an insured title product with a corresponding title policy? Do you always need to pay for that premium?
The answer is: it depends.
But in which situations might a title policy be 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 previously issued policy…READ MORE