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President Trump signed the CARES Act on March 27, 2020, which will provide additional flexibilities related to COVID-19. Websites and systems are being updated as quickly as possible to reflect changes in the law. We appreciate your patience.

Central Research

Central Research, Inc. is committed to HELPING CONSUMERS

Central Research, Inc. (CRI) is a large business serving various clients including state and federal government.  We are also a debt collection company providing services nationally for the purposes of helping consumers in resolving their outstanding debt. We have been in business since 2002 and are licensed nationally including US Trust Territories. Please see consumer disclosures for specific information regarding your state of residence and other important information.

CRI - BBB A+ RatingWe strive to provide assistance to consumers so they may make informed decisions as to the best course of action to repay their debts. Please see our video presentations addressing various topics that may be of assistance in determining how best to resolve your financial obligations.  The options for repayment, refinancing, consolidation including settlement opportunities are based upon creditor policies, federal or state law and regulations.