Thrift & McLemore Launches Commercial Collections Practice Area

Atlanta, GA – We are pleased to announce the launch of our Commercial Collections practice area.  Our new practice area specializes in handling commercial collections claims in commercial debt recovery and litigation.  Thrift & McLemore’s Commercial Collections practice includes open accounts, unsecured and secured loans, credit cards, automobile loans, student loans, foreign judgments, real property foreclosures and commercial claims.   We represent commercial creditors, financial institutions, government entities, insurance companies, service organizations and certain individuals in recovering commercial loans.

Thrift & McLemore is proud of our record of service to business clients.  The breadth and scope of our practice encompasses:

  • Sale of goods disputes
  • Dealer disputes
  • Distributor disputes
  • Collection on letters of credit
  • Issuing demand letters
  • Bankruptcy workouts
  • Litigation
  • Collection on business agreement defaults
  • Attachments
  • Garnishments

Working together, the location of tangible assets, existing contracts and employment, bank accounts, equity in inventory and other assets, may be located and serve as a basis for recovery.  We are dedicated to the proposition of being a vital part of a client’s credit and recovery.

Thrift & McLemore Launches New Website

Atlanta, GA – We are pleased to announce the launch of our new website!  The new website has been designed to offer the ultimate user-friendly experience with improved navigation and functionality.  Thanks for visiting!


Please join Thrift & McLemore at the National Automotive Finance Association’s 22nd Annual Non-Prime Auto Financing Conference

The National Automotive Finance Association’s 22nd Annual Non-Prime Auto Financing Conference will be held May 30 – June 1, 2018, at the Omni Fort Worth Hotel. This popular location offers countless options for dining and entertainment in nearby Sundance Square. The conference opens with a reception in the Exhibit Hall at 5:30 pm on Wednesday evening and concludes by noon on Friday, June 1.

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Opinion: 7 Common Estate Planning Disasters and How to Avoid Them (Credit: MarketWatch)

By Michael Feinfeld
Published: Apr 26, 2018 8:05 p.m. ET

An approximately $30 trillion transfer of wealth is currently under way in the U.S. as aging baby boomers pass their assets to successive generations.

This transfer, together with the recent increase to the lifetime federal estate and gift tax exemption (to $11.18 million in 2018), has created a favorable situation for U.S. citizens and residents seeking to transfer wealth to their loved ones during lifetime and at death. Despite the encouraging estate planning horizon, we still see many who make common mistakes which can thwart their intentions.

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42nd Annual Atlanta Film Festival Announces Complete Lineup

Diverse 10-day festival will feature record +200 films, talent appearances, educational workshops and special events.

ATLANTA, GA — The 42nd Annual Atlanta Film Festival (ATLFF) is pleased to announce the full lineup of films and special programming that will take place from April 12 – April 22, 2018.

Director Bo Burnham, the comedian known for his popular stand-up routines and YouTube career, will attend the Closing Night presentation of his new film EIGHTH GRADE at the Plaza Theatre on Saturday, April 21. EIGHTH GRADE joins ATLFF’s previously announced Opening Night and Marquee presentations, including BLINDSPOTTING from ‘Hamilton’ actor and Tony Award-winner Daveed Diggs and TULLY from the Academy Award® -nominated director Jason Reitman.

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RV Business Future Indicators (RVIA)

Credit: Recreation Vehicle Industry Association

RV shipments for 2017 totaled 504,599 units, an increase of 17.2% compared to 2016. The growth this year makes eight consecutive years of wholesale shipments growth since the industry has bounced back from effects of the Great Recession.

In 2016, RV shipments totaled 430,691 units, a gain of 15.1% over the previous year. This was the seventh consecutive annual increase.

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