Improved June consumer spending could lead to more borrowing activity

Jan 09, 2019 Philip Burgess

June proved to be another strong month for the consumer, as American spending trended upward. As a result, borrowing activity could increase, potentially leading to higher demand for short term lending. The Deloitte Consumer Spending Index


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Identity theft goes 'smishing'

Jan 09, 2019 Dave King

Identity theft goes 'smishing'

Identity theft is diversifying. No longer is the crime relegated to traditional modes of communication such as mail or even the computer. Now, individuals are finding their sensitive information compromised via phone communications.Recently,


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How identity theft awareness helps various industries, demographics

Jan 09, 2019 Dave King

How identity theft awareness helps various industries, demographics

Identity theft continues to be one of the most devastating and widespread crimes in the United States, with the Federal Trade Commission receiving a higher volume of complaints related to this issue than any other. What's more, economists have


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How debt collectors can combat industry scammers

Jan 09, 2019 Philip Burgess

Any industry that is rife with scams and fraudulent activities will suffer from a lack of trust among the general public. This is the current state of affairs for the reputable debt collection agencies in the United States. False collection


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How Could Trump's Regulatory Reform Impact Consumer Lending? Part Two

Jan 09, 2019 Philip Burgess

How Could Trump's Regulatory Reform Impact Consumer Lending? Part Two

In Part Two of this series, we'll make an attempt to determine how Trump's executive orders will impact consumer lending.


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