World Excuse Day October 23

The International Centre for Professional Collections has designated October 23rd as World Excuse Day.

Why October 23rd?

It is the birthday of ‘Weird Al Yankovic’, the composer and singer of ‘The Check’s in the Mail’.

We’re offering 50% off our Excuse Terminators and there are prizes for the best excuse heard between now and midnight on October 23, 2018.



One Day Sale - October 23rd - 50% off all Excuse Terminators

Follow this link to find out more about the manual and the software for handling all excuses. All Excuse Terminator orders on October 23, 2018 – receive a 50% discount.

Get involved – maybe win a prize!

Let us know the most unusual excuses you hear for non-payment of an account or invoice between now and midnight on October 23rd. If the excuse you submit is one of the top four selected, choose a free copy of the book ‘Paid In Full’, or a DVD copy of the movie, “The Bill Collector”.

To submit your entry, please use the contact link on this site.

Excuses submitted for consideration:

Ken Young –
“My accounts payable lady went on her honeymoon and because she was going to Europe, she requested an extra two weeks vacation. How could I say no?”

Jeanet Yee:
“The check is not with me.”

Sharon Gardner
When I contacted the A/P who was named Mohamed, he said I had no right to call him…because he was Mohamed!