BBB Accredited Business Profile

American Recovery Service

American Recovery Service

(800) 398-6480

American Recovery Service

33 years in business
5118 Robert J Mathews Pkwy
El Dorado Hls, CA 95762-5703
Fax Numbers
  • (855) 657-3613
Additional Phone Numbers
  • (866) 664-6361
  • (916) 673-3613
Additional Email Addresses
BBB File Opened: 12/22/2004
Business Started: 06/19/1984
Business Incorporated: 04/11/2001 in CA
Business Management
  • Mr. David Copeland, Chief Operations Officer
  • Ms. Jennifer Nelson, Controller
  • Mr. Peter Willingham, CEO
  • Mr. Patrick K. Willis, President
Contact Information
  • Principal: Mr. David Baker, Chief Compliance Officer
Business Category
  • Collections Agencies
  • Compliance Consulting
  • Investigator
  • Repossession Services

Products & Services

COMPLIANCE - Vendor Oversight, Data Protection

RECOVERY - Innovative Technology: License Plate Recognition (LPR) [LPR DIRECT, LPR STAGED], Transport, Redemption, Single Invoice, Service, Impound Recovery

INVESTIGATIONS - Assignments to Skipbusters, Investigation Process, Point of Resolution


Licensing, Bonding or Registration
This business is in an industry that may require professional licensing, bonding or registration. BBB encourages you to check with the appropriate agency to be certain any requirements are currently being met.
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American Recovery Service provides asset recovery services. American Recovery does not perform any physical recoveries. ARS has contracts with nearly 800 vetted and verified on the ground repossession agencies to handle collateral recovery on our behalf.

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American Recovery Service

American Recovery Service


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