Is My Business subject to Red Flags?
May 13, 2011 Brian Bradley
Identity thieves can cause absolute mayhem for consumers and businesses. After a number of postponements, the Red Flag Rules went into effect on December 31st, 2010. Financial institutions and creditors are now required to
What's In Store for the Auto Industry in 2011
Apr 08, 2011 Brian Bradley
As the US auto industry slowly pulls itself back from the brink of collapse, signs of a comeback in 2011 are on the horizon. Since last spring, two leading economists at the NADA/IHS Global Insight Forum in NYC predicted a return to more
In House Collections Versus Using 3rd Party Collections Agency
Dec 20, 2010 Kyle Duncan
During any economic cycle, a certain amount of bad debt is just part of doing business, but in the current economic climate, lending has become more challenging. If you are a creditor and you are struggling to recover money on bad loans,
FDIC and Financial Firm Breakups
Dec 13, 2010 Joe Dejoseph
A few weeks ago U.S. regulators approved an initial rule for the government to seize and dismantle large, troubled financial firms, including a stipulation that, in limited cases, could allow other creditors to get more favorable treatment.
The Short Comings of Dodd-Frank Act
Dec 09, 2010 Brian Bradley
In July, a week before the Dodd - Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act was signed into law, Viral V Acharya, Professor of Finance at Stern School of Business, New York University and co-editor of NYU Stern's forthcoming