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We Are Here To Help You
Welcome to our Retail Debt informational web page for consumers owing debts to businesses, retail stores or services purchased from businesses.
Our goal is to provide you with information so you may make a decision on the best solution to resolve your delinquent debts. If you do not see a solution, please call our office so we may help you personally. We understand some individuals prefer to receive information online rather than talk to a representative on the telephone. Our representatives are available to help you and explain the policies of our clients.
We also wish to inform you – This communication is from a debt collector. This is an attempt to collect a debt and any information obtained will be used for that purpose.
For all retail debt inquiries:
8am to 5pm CT Monday-Friday.
Frequently Used Forms
None at this time
Frequently Asked Questions
Welcome to our retail debt informational web page for consumers owing debts to businesses, retail stores or services purchased from businesses. Our goal is to help you find a satisfactory solution to repayment of your outstanding debt placed for collection with Central Research. Additionally, you may click on the most commonly asked questions and I will give you the answer.
If you wish to communicate specifically about your account, please contact our office. For your convenience, please click on CONTACT listed above for options to communicate with our office by department. Our staff is dedicated to helping you by explaining your choices so you may decide the best resolution.
If you wish to make a payment on line, please click on the Make A Payment button.
Yes, while our representatives are available to help you, we do offer other methods. You can always mail a payment to our office.
If you prefer to pay online, please click on the Make a Payment button above to be taken to our secure payment website. To logon, use the account number on the first letter we sent to you.
Or, for your convenience, please click on CONTACT listed above for options to communicate with our office by department.
Our staff is dedicated to helping you by explaining your choices so you may decide the best resolution.
For your protection, you will be asked to confirm your identity when contacting CRI.
Yes, we are here to help you and monthly payments can be made by visiting our payment website clicking on Make A Payment, or you may telephone our office at the toll free telephone number listed above under Contact.
If you cannot afford the minimum payment offered online, please call our office and we may be able to offer you a temporary payment program to fit your circumstances.
Please keep in mind based upon the type of your debt or who the creditor is may limit options available to you.
Yes, please select the Contact option above for additional communication options. Please take note, personal information may be exchanged so ensure you are communicating by a method that is personal and private to your use. If you email Central Research, we will assist you in using a secure encrypted exchange of information.
Our friendly representatives are available to help you using any method you select including by telephone. Please do not hesitate to contact Central Research as we are sincere in our desire to help you find the best solution to resolving your delinquency.
Typically, client policies determine what options are available to you in repaying your debt. Creditors may settle accounts for less than what is owed, however it is specific to the creditor policies. Settlements may include a reduction of a specific percentage calculated upon various factors such as age, balance or specific debt type.
We suggest you contact our office to determine what options are provided by your creditor. Please see the contact page for your most convenient method of communication preference.
Please go to our Contact page and either email or telephone our office. We ask that you explain the reason for your dispute including information supporting your dispute.
Please put dispute in the subject line to classify your inquiry. Our staff will acknowledge your communication and please keep in mind it may take time to review and obtain information regarding your dispute. We will respond once the information is received.
If your dispute is of an urgent issue, please call our representatives to provide personal assistance.