Welcome to NACMâ€™s Resources & Tools Center
NACM-National and its network of Affiliated Associations are the leading resource for credit and financial management, providing information, products and services for effective business credit and accounts receivable management.
NACM Affiliates are market leaders in the area of credit group services offering more than 1,500 groups across the nation. NACM is committed to assisting every member, meeting their needs and addressing their concerns by offering easy-to-obtain, high-quality products, services and programs.
The NACM Blog is about giving you Credit Real-Time: The Latest in Commercial Credit. You will find up-to-date news and information on all thing affecting B2B credit and financial managers including legislative or legal issues along with relevant trends and tips of the trade. Visit the blog and subscribe.
The NACM Bookstore offers a full range of books and publications on credit-related topics. From accounting, financial analysis and management to a host of legal topicsâ€”or even logo specialty itemsâ€”you can count on the NACM Bookstore.
View these titles and others available in the NACM Bookstore:
Below is a list of some valuable tools for the credit professional, including links to web sites that offer training resources, useful forms and timely publications.
Antitrust, Restraint of Trade and Unfair Competition: Myth versus Reality, by Wanda Borges, Esq.
Credit in Early America
Official Bankruptcy Forms
Request for Bank Credit Information Form:
Useful Forms for Sound Credit Management | Link
Useful Forms for the Construction Industry | Link
Click here for more useful sites.
Credit Learning Center
Created as a self-study resource, the web-based Credit Learning Center offers the most relevant credit topics in audio and visual presentations by expert instructors. You choose the learning module and when you want to take itâ€”all at your computer, all at your convenience. It's a great way to work toward completion of a specialty certificate or course! Learn more.
Take advantage of these resources and so much more as a member of NACM.
NACMâ€™s Resource Library
A quick and easy way to research the most current information on business credit topics using a variety of NACM Resources, such as:
Business Credit Magazine
Published 9 times a year, Business Credit magazine serves those responsible for extending business and trade credit and overseeing risk management for their companies. With dedicated staff writers and expert contributors, the magazine will keep you up-to-date on cutting-edge trends and important legislative, bankruptcy, business ethics, trade finance, asset protection, benchmarking and scoring issuesâ€”the credit matters that affect the way you do business. Whatever youâ€™re searching for in the world of credit, Business Credit magazine is where youâ€™ll find it. Learn more.
Each issue contains:
Credit Managers' Index
Created from a monthly survey of credit and collection professionals, NACM's Credit Managers' Index (CMI) tracks favorable and unfavorable factors in the monthly business cycle. The CMI is a benchmarking and forecasting tool that has gained rapid acceptance within the business and financial community as an economic indicator to both watch and report on. Participants earn on Roadmap Point for participating in 10 surveys in a 12-month period. Sign up to participate.
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