Debt collection agents show their true colors

Jan 09, 2019 Philip Burgess

Debt collection agents show their true colors

Even with the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act in effect, there are still debt collection agents committing compliance violations. In an industry that has had difficulty cultivating a favorable image, incidents of misconduct tend to add fuel


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Data breaches in health care raise concerns about identity protection

Jan 09, 2019 Dave King

Data breaches in health care raise concerns about identity protection

A recent string of information breaches in the health sector highlighted the continued need for stronger protection against identity theft among medical organizations.The health center at Saint Louis University (SLU) in Missouri admitted that


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Data breach hits South African electronic payments systems

Jan 09, 2019 Dave King

The point-of-sale (POS) systems of several major South African fast food restaurants were recently discovered to have been infected with malware, allowing cybercriminals to steal credit and debit card information and threatening the security


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Data breach affects Vermont hospice patients

Jan 09, 2019 Dave King

Data breach affects Vermont hospice patients

Identity theft is crime that does not discriminate based on person or place. It can happen to anyone, anywhere and at anytime. Most recently, a healthcare provider in Vermont fell victim to such a data breach.Caledonia Home Health and Hospice


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Dangers of not ensuring accounts payable oversight

Jan 09, 2019 Dave King

Electronic payments continue to become more popular among businesses of all sizes, especially as this method can streamline the functions of accounts payable and receivable through automation. One of the more widespread uses of electronic payments


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