Texas House passes two short term loan bills, kills one

May 23, 2011 Todd Milner

Texas House passes two short term loan bills, kills one

Despite recently passing a bill requiring short term and auto loan title lenders to make more detailed disclosures about interest rates and fees to consumers making credit decisions, the Texas House of Representatives killed a bill to regulate


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Debit card tips to avoid identity theft and help consumer credit

May 23, 2011 Brian Bradley

Consumers who frequently use their debit cards should investigate the ins and outs of that little piece of plastic before swiping it, as it comes with a plethora of built-in pros and cons that they may know little about. And if consumers are


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Small businesses can use biometric technology for employee ID verification

May 21, 2011 Brian Bradley

Small businesses can use biometric technology for employee ID verification

PersonID, a fingerprint identification system designed for small-to-medium sized businesses, was recently released by security solutions company 360 Biometrics.The software can match fingerprints of employees, and managers can view identifying


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New Jersey DMV introduces new ID

May 21, 2011 Brian Bradley

Officials in New Jersey recently introduced a brand-new driver's license to improve the ID verification process in a technologically advanced way.The new Enhanced Digital Driver License is was introduced at media events in Trenton and Newark,


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Auto dealership may have misled elderly couple

May 21, 2011 Brian Bradley

An car dearlship in Colorado is under fire after it allegedly falsified a loan application and gave false information to an elderly couple.KUSA-TV reports that Dorothy Geisert, 76, and her husband were targeted by a Heritage Ford Lincoln dealership


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