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FCS Releases Michigan and Tennessee Data to Online UCC & Lien State Search System

March 08, 2018 UCC, Services / System Update, Online UCC System, Product Update Something

First Corporate Solutions (FCS) is excited to announce the release of Michigan and Tennessee data to our online UCC search system. Effective immediately, active online users can search our reliable and current indices for Michigan and Tennessee data utilizing FCS’ state-of-the-art search engine designed to uncover name variations and potential hidden liens. Complementing this is our expert and experienced staff of dedicated account…READ MORE

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First Corporate Solutions Releases New York and Alabama UCC Online Data

September 06, 2016 UCC, Services / System Update, Online UCC System Something

First Corporate Solutions is pleased to announce that we have released both Alabama data and New York data with image library to our online UCC search system (images not available in Alabama). Effective immediately, users can search our reliable and current indices for Alabama and New York UCC data including an expansive library of clear, downloadable document images for New York. In addition, we’re excited to include the following…READ MORE

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Important Notice: Delaware Secretary of State Division of Corporations Office To Maintain 8am – 5pm EST Operating Hours Next Week

September 14, 2015 Services / System Update Something

As was the case this week, next week the Delaware Division of Corporations will continue to maintain operating hours of 8am EST to 5pm EST Monday through Friday, September 14 through September 18. This will allow for overnight maintenance and troubleshooting after the major computer system overhaul they implemented over Labor Day Weekend. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact First Corporate Solutions at 800.406.1577. –…READ MORE

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[Updated] Delaware Secretary of State Division of Corporations Office To Be Closed for Computer System Upgrade

September 03, 2015 Services / System Update Something

September 3rd to September 8th The Delaware Secretary of State will close on Thursday, September 3rd at 4:30 pm EST, will be closed on Friday, September 4th and will not reopen until Tuesday, September 8th at 8:00 am EST due to the new DCIS system (ICIS) being implemented. Thursday, September 3rd – All priority services will be discontinued at 12:00 pm EST. Thursday, September 3rd – No filings or searches can be processed…READ MORE

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First Corporate Solutions Releases Kansas, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota and Nebraska for Online UCC Searching

June 22, 2015 Services / System Update, Online UCC System Something

First Corporate Solutions is pleased to announce the addition of Kansas, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota and Nebraska UCC data and document images to our UCC library of states, available July 1st, 2015. Enjoy consistent search logic, advanced search tools, comprehensive report options, clear document images and a supporting portfolio to save and later retrieve your search reports and document images at no cost any time in the future. Log…READ MORE

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New Jersey Added to Online UCC System

November 06, 2014 UCC, Services / System Update, Online UCC System Something

As of Monday, November 3, we have added UCC data from New Jersey to our online UCC system. Active users may search New Jersey’s UCC database of more than 1.2 million filings, complemented by clear, downloadable document images. Not familiar with our online UCC search system? Check out some more information here. And if you’re interested in learning more from one of our staff members, please click here to schedule a demo.   New…READ MORE

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Georgia UCC Data Added to FCS Online System

October 30, 2014 UCC, Services / System Update, Online UCC System Something

We are pleased to announce the release of Georgia data to our online UCC system. Beginning November 3, 2014, FCS online clients may search the state’s database of more than 3 million filings within our online UCC system. The FCS online UCC system was designed with the high volume searcher in mind. For example, on the FCS system you can see full, detailed results with just one click, instead of having to open multiple screens. You will…READ MORE

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Kentucky UCC and Lien Data Added to FCS Online UCC System

August 04, 2014 UCC, Services / System Update, Online UCC System Something

First Corporate Solutions is pleased to announce the release of Kentucky data and image library to our online UCC search system. As of Monday, August 4, 2014, active online users can log on to www.ficoso.com and search our reliable state-direct UCC and tax lien data complemented by an expansive library of clear, downloadable document images. FCS adds value to Kentucky data by including data on expired filings (not currently available…READ MORE

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How to Protect Your Client List From UCC Secured Party Searches

July 10, 2014 UCC, Services / System Update, Online UCC System, Revised Article 9, Reduce Financial Risk Something

UCC searching and filing service providers go to great lengths to keep their customers’ data secure. Technology and in-house procedures provide safeguards to keep your data protected from outside sources. Since service providers, along with state and county filing offices, are the gatekeepers of public records containing transactional information, this is good thing. The nature of the Uniform Commercial Code, however, exposes an important…READ MORE

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First Corporate Solutions Releases New Hampshire to Online System

May 02, 2014 Services / System Update, Online UCC System Something

First Corporate Solutions is pleased to announce the release of New Hampshire data and image library to our online UCC search system. As of Monday, May 5, 2014, active online users can log on to www.ficoso.com and search our reliable state-direct UCC and tax lien data complemented by an expansive library of clear, downloadable document images. This adds a total of 199,195 filings to our online system. The FCS online system adds value to…READ MORE

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