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A current TV ad for home security systems uses the phrase “vacation season is break-in season,” reminding homeowners of the increase in burglaries that occur when families embark on summer vacations. In the world of information security, data thieves don’t necessarily have a season, but they can capitalize on lax process security during peak points [Read More...]
SubPrime Auto Finance News recently published an article regarding the surge in subprime vehicle financing. In fact, the numbers for March 2014 came in at $13.1 billion, higher than any single month for the past seven years. But while the total dollar amount is at historic highs, the average amount per subprime loan came in [Read More...]
As the Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) is currently in hiatus status, it is more important than ever for companies that hire to ensure that their WOTC capture program is as effective as it can be to ensure maximum credit value generation once the program is renewed. Recall that even when WOTC is in hiatus, [Read More...]
Illicit use of identities has been occurring for many years; however, due to the faceless nature of e-commerce and now consumer banking, the impacts are being felt in a painful way across all industries. It is not uncommon for fraud losses to be measured in the tens of millions of dollars, and these losses have [Read More...]
The California Competes Tax Credit (CCTC) Committee recently approved $28.9 million in credits of the $30 million budgeted for the 2013/14 fiscal year. The California Competes Tax Credit is a negotiated incentive available to businesses of any size located anywhere in the state. Benefits vary based on such factors as expected hiring or retention, investment, [Read More...]