Understanding the consequences of the new CFPB short term lending rules

Jul 08, 2016 Philip Burgess

Understanding the consequences of the new CFPB short term lending rules

Early in June, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau announced new proposals regarding short-term, high-interest loans, also known as "payday" loans. Now that some time has passed, it's worth surveying the scene to determine what impact


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How can you get the most value from data aggregation?

Jul 07, 2016 Walt Wojciechowski

How can you get the most value from data aggregation?

Fintech's influence on the financial sector is huge, and it's showing no signs of stopping. In a recent blog, we discussed the role that #bigdata is playing in this space, as fintech startups leverage smart data to deliver previously unavailable


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Fraud in Unsecured Personal Lending

Jun 17, 2016 Allen Taylor

Fraud in Unsecured Personal Lending The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), at the behest of global intelligence and information management firm Kroll, have conducted a survey of senior executives serving in a wide variety of industries from


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Background screening - why it matters and how to get it right

Jun 15, 2016 Philip Burgess

Background screening - why it matters and how to get it right

It's always important to know who you're getting into business with. Actually, that doesn't go far enough - it's essential to know who you're getting into business with. That's only way to protect yourself and your organization. This doesn't


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ID theft on the rise - is your business protected?

May 12, 2016 Philip Burgess

ID theft on the rise - is your business protected?

Identity theft has become one of the most common crimes of the digital age. In the U.S. alone, millions of consumers' identities are stolen every year, and this trend has shown little sign of slowing. The vast majority of discussions concerning


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