How to deal with absconding tenants that owe you money

How to deal with absconding tenants that owe you money

Having tenants abandon (or abscond) your properties is an inevitable part of being a landlord. Because of this, it’s important that you understand what to do when you’ve discovered one of your properties abandoned.

If you have issues with absconding tenants, it’s important to get them resolved. At Vilcol, our expert team of professional investigators can locate the absconded tenant in little-to-no-time. Our tenant tracing service is affordable and reliable, with a success rate of over 98%.

What is a pre-sue report?

What is a pre-sue report?

A pre-sue report, also known as a pre-litigation report, is a great step to take before suing a debtor. It is used to determine whether someone has enough assets to make taking legal action against them worth it. If you want to sue an individual or a business, you need to make sure they have enough money to pay you what they owe you.

With Vilcol’s comprehensive pre-sue reports, you will be able to fully understand your debtor’s overall financial situation, so you can judge whether taking them to court is a viable option for you. Our pre-sue reports help you know whether or not going to court would likely succeed.

Getting one of our pre-sue reports is the best first step to take when recovering a debt.

Issuing a Court Summons

Issuing a Court Summons

A summons, also known as a claim form, is a document created by the plaintiff and issued by the court notifying the defendant that they are being sued or are required to appear in court.

How To Find Your Missing Mother or Father

How To Find Your Missing Mother or Father

Whether you lost touch with your mother or your father or are looking to locate and get in touch with a biological parent you have never met before, finding a missing parent can be a daunting and emotionally draining process.

How To Serve Divorce Papers

How To Serve Divorce Papers

Divorce can be hard, even when the separation is amicable. Sometimes the most civil divorces can be strenuous and tense. The dissolution of a marriage is never an easy process, but Vilcol is here to guide and help through every step of the serving of the divorce papers to get you started smoothly and on the right foot. The current divorce rate in the UK is 42% but getting a divorce can take as little as 4 months with the right process servers at your side.

Top 5 Tips on Finding the Right Tracing Agent

Top 5 Tips on Finding the Right Tracing Agent

If you’re trying to trace a person in today’s connected digital world, you may think it’s a relatively straight-forward thing to do. And often that is the case with social media and the global internet making do-it-yourself people tracing much easier than ever before.

But if you’re hitting a brick wall and unable to find the person you’re trying to locate, you may need to consider hiring the services of a tracing agent service like Vilcol. Check out our top 5 handy tips on what to look for when instructing a tracing agent.

Tracing a missing tenant

Tracing a missing tenant

If you're a landlord what do you do if your tenant disappears owing you rent? The best way to find a rogue tenant quickly and efficiently is to hire the services of a professional tenant tracing agency. 

My job as a process server

My job as a process server

To my fellow process servers and me, working in this job isn’t that unusual. But to people on the outside, process servers are a mysterious bunch! So in the interests of enlightenment, we asked one of our trusted process servers to outline what's involved in the job.

 

How to become a private investigator

How to become a private investigator

People are often curious about private investigation agencies and what sort of skills and training a private investigator needs. In this article, we cover the personal attributes that are fundamental to a career in private investigation work.

 

How probate searching can be messy business

How probate searching can be messy business

You can be certain of one thing in life and that’s death. When the inevitable happens, it is often the job of those left behind to sort out what can be a messy state of affairs involving a lengthy probate search and trace.