About Us


Tate & Kirlin Associates, Inc. has over 27 years of experience specific to the recovery of unpaid and delinquent accounts receivable.

As a pioneer in the industry, TKA has tailored our strategy dependent upon multiple market factors. Throughout our years of operation, a trend toward compliant centric receivable management has led us to develop a compliance governance framework through which all recovery activities are based. We have implemented a combination of scoring, inventory segmentation and intelligent work-flow, all integrated to leverage our business strategy.

Our primary objective has not changed over time; we are dedicated to helping clients maximize the recovery rates of their delinquent portfolios while maintaining the customer-client relationship.

Our Clients

Since 1994, Tate & Kirlin Associates, Inc. has organically grown our partnerships to over 100 clients.

We leverage our extensive experience and successful recovery strategy with every client engagement. Our long term partnerships highlight our experience working within the ARM industry, and the ability to satisfy the needs of various industry client requirements.

Banks & Credit Unions

Credit Card Services

Higher Education

Auto Deficiency

Public Works & Utilities


Our People

Our staff is dedicated to taking care of your customers in a professional and courteous manner. We teach the importance of "doing the right thing" during the collection process while understanding the need to maximize the receivables on your delinquent customers using a fair, compliant collection approach.

Our Approach


Our highly trained Customer Care Associates handle all levels of the account receivables business, from First Party work to Prime, Secondary, Tertiary and warehouse level accounts. Our Associates use a "kid glove" approach to customers and nurture the resolution of financial challenges.

At TKA, we foster a culture of dignity and respect. While increasing revenue and recovery is the fundamental core of our business, we understand the importance of cultivating a positive experience. Our "Best Possible Arrangement" strategy promotes a mutually determined repayment schedule that is reasonable based on the customers' financial position as well as satisfies our client's desire for an expedited cash flow.

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Our Office

Business Hours (EST)

  • Mon - Fri: 8am to 8.30pm
  • Sat: 8am to 5pm
  • Sunday - Closed