The importance of identify verification for new and existing employees

May 18, 2011 Brian Bradley

As identity theft becomes more of a pressing issue for employers, pre-employment screening and identity verification have become tightened in an effort to determine if job applicants really are who they claim to be. It is not uncommon for a


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Social networks refute discounted cash valuations

May 18, 2011 Karen Umpierre

Social networking sites with a large number of active users are achieving high business valuations regardless of whether they are making or forecasting much profit, according to Business Sale Report. This is raising questions about the possibility


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Wisconsin short term lending legislation exposes loopholes

May 18, 2011 Todd Milner

Wisconsin short term lending legislation exposes loopholes

Representative Gordon Hintz, a Democrat from Oshkosh, Wisconsin, who authored a bill designed to crack down on short term lending in the state last year, is now supporting new legislation to cap interest rates at 36 percent - a provision similar


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Texas House passes short term loan disclosure bill

May 18, 2011 Todd Milner

Texas House passes short term loan disclosure bill

The Texas House of Representatives recently passed a bill that will require short term and auto loan title lenders to make more detailed disclosures about interest rates and fees to consumers making credit decisions, according to the Texas Tribune.


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Auto industry financing changing face

May 18, 2011 Brian Bradley

Auto industry financing changing face

One of the biggest issues car dealers have faced in recent years is providing financing to consumers who may have a less-than-stellar credit. However, thanks to a slowly improving economic climate, many have been able to offer better deals


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