The article below encapsulates how debt can arise anywhere in society - even in such a noted setting as the Premier League where the high turnover of teams is widely reported. 

For small businesses working regularly with these organisations who pay invoices late it can have a significant impact on cashflow to receive late payment on work done.

It can be challenging to make contact with such big organisations and this is where communication barriers normally break down in such large establishments. Finding the appropriate person who controls the accounts is step one.

When a debtor is regularly paying invoices late it takes a good internal shift to move the goalposts.