THOSE THAT HAVE CONTRIBUTED
Recovery Agents Benefit Fund Eligibility
- The person must have been working full time in the repossession industry at the time of death; not necessarily within the scope of his/her employment, but must be active in the business.
- If deceased, death must be verified via news report/obituary/notice of funeral arrangements or other such appropriate means of notification.
- Request for disbursement must be received in writing directly to the Recovery Agent's Benefit's Fund's administrative office within 30 days of the person's passing.
Requests for other disbursements of funds will be reviewed on a case by case basis and are need based.
For example, if a child under the age of 18 is afflicted with injury or disease causing extreme financial hardship to the family, the family, employer, etc. may apply to the Fund requesting a disbursement. Medical records or other documentation may be required to ensure eligibility.
Applications for disbursement requests may be requested by contacting our office via email: firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling our office 703-365-0409. Employers are also required to complete an Employment Verification Form to confirm eligibility.
Generally a disbursement related to the death of an employee in the repossession field is capped at a $5,000 maximum disbursement.