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Debt Collect Recoveries - October 2015


Forbes' Debt Recovery team recovered almost £30,000 for clients in October 2015. The team recovered over £7,000 for a Championship football team, over £6000 for a local Timber Merchant and almost £3000 for a textiles company in Bradford. If you are struggling with…

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Debt Collect Recoveries - September 2015


Forbes' Debt Recovery team recovered over £20,000 for clients in September 2015. The team recovered over £10,000 on behalf of a Timber, Plumbing and Builders Merchants and over £2000 for an Estate Agents based in Darwen, Lancashire. If you are struggling with unpaid…

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Bumper August for Forbes' Debt Collect


August proved to be a bumper month for Lancashire businesses who took control of outstanding payments. Forbes' Debt Collect team assisted businesses in claiming £100,000 of money they were owed. Over £46,000 was recovered on behalf of Woodscape Ltd whilst at the lower end of the…

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Debt Collect Recoveries - July 2015


Forbes' Debt Recovery team recovered over £55,000 for clients in July 2015. The team recovered almost £10,000 for Joe Browns Ltd, a clothing company in Leeds, across 7 different invoices. Over £20,000 was recovered on one invoice on behalf of a Timber, Plumbing and…

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Debt Collect Recoveries - June 2015


Forbes' Debt Recovery team recovered £35,335.03 for clients in June 2015. The team recovered £9916.19 last month for Joe Browns Ltd, a clothing company in Leeds, which included £779.50 in interest and late payment fees. In addition, they also recovered the full…

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Forbes' Bumper Recovery for Lancashire Businesses


Over £100,000 was recovered for Lancashire businesses in March 2015 by the Debt Collect Team at Forbes Solicitors as the increasing trend to tackle late payments continues. The department has seen a continuing movement in local businesses tightening up on bad debts and claiming what they are…

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Debt Collect Recoveries - February 2015


£28,848.04 was recovered for clients in February 2015. The team recovered the full outstanding amount of £8,461 for a local Pharmaceutical system provider and for another client recovered over £6,535 which was made up of 10 invoices. In addition they recovered £14,599.…

Debt Recovery Success For Thermal Hire Ltd


Forbes' Debt Collect Department recently recovered over £46,000 for Thermal Hire Ltd. Thermal Hire Ltd, heat treatments specialists, had an outstanding debt of £44,554.27 when they contacted Alison Nelson, Debt Collect Executive. Alison recovered the full amount plus an additional &…

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Debt Collect Recoveries - January 2015


In January 2015 Forbes' Debt Collect Team recovered over £29,000 for clients who took the first month of the New Year to tighten up on unpaid invoices. Notable success stories include recovering the full outstanding amount of £17,628 for a manufacturer of hardwood street furniture,…

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Outsourcing Debt Recovery


A number of businesses rely on their internal credit control function to manage cases through the legal recoveries process, however we are seeing an increasing number of examples that make the case for outsourcing debt recovery:- Overheads Many businesses don't have the internal resource…

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We have found Forbes to be efficient, informative and effective in all our debt collection cases

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KM Accountants have worked with Forbes for just over 12 Months. During this time we have gained a great working relationship and I feel Forbes understand our business needs

KM Accountants

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On behalf of everyone here at EvolveU we just wanted to say a massive thanks for all of your help and assistance with the Traffic Engineering and Management Services Limited


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We are delighted with the Professional manner in which Forbes Solicitors deal with all our legal requirements and would not hesitate to recommend this Company.

Trident Fire & Security Group Ltd

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We asked Forbes Solicitors to help when a client would not pay his bill. I sent an email to Katy, received a reply straight away, we were advised of the action that would be taken

Abby Welding Ltd

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I contacted Alison at Forbes Solicitors regarding an outstanding debt which we were having problems getting paid for I would just like to say what a very quick and professional service she provided

Natalie Fairclough
Thermal Hire Ltd

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The Woodscape Group have been relying on Forbes Solicitors for over thirty years and the work carried out by Alison Nelson and the team over the last few years has only strengthened

Richard Nelson
Managing Director
Woodscape Ltd

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DPFOC relies on Forbes for all legal advice. We find the service to be professional, well-informed and affordable.

Eddie O' Driscoll

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I was owed money for plumbing services provided and despite several conversations with the debtor to request payment, he was dishonestly claiming that he had paid despite their being no evidence

Martyn Whalley
Back on Tap Plumbing

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Alison and her team have worked with us on a number of occasions now - so much so that we see them as an extension of our business!

Lucy Hyde
Managing Director
Higher Access Limited

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Forbes have helped me immensely with bad debt recovery over the past few years.

Olwen Hope
Credit Control
Able 2 Ltd

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I have used Alison Nelson for a number of years for debt collection. I would strongly recommend her for similar work.

Mr Fahmi
Consultant Plastic Surgeon

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The professional and speedy way that Forbes dealt with this resulted in a very quick settlement of the matter. I can assure you that I will recommend Forbes for matters such as this in the future.

Morgan Rothwell
D&M Creative Limited

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We have used Alison's services on a number of occasions and have always received the desired results!

Stephen Gibson
Operations Director

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