Water Authority sells bonds to finance capital expenditures

Apr 29, 2011 Brian Bradley

Water Authority sells bonds to finance capital expenditures

To aid in the funding of a $62.2 million capital budget, the Suffolk County Water Authority (SCWA) in Long Island, New York, issued $124.93 million in short-and long-term bonds, according to the Long Island Business News (LIBN).The sale of


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Short term loan companies charged with fraud following subscription scam

Apr 29, 2011 Todd Milner

Short term loan companies charged with fraud following subscription scam

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) recently froze the assets of six short term loan companies after they allegedly obtained customers' bank account information and then charged them for services without their authorization, according to stock


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Criminal background checks can help prevent theft in sensitive sectors

Apr 29, 2011 Matt Roesly

Criminal background checks can help prevent theft in sensitive sectors

Government workers all over the country are tasked with handling sensitive information and sometimes with sending out cash refunds to those who have qualified for them. Because these people are dealing with valuable items, many must go through


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Plainclothes debt collectors seek unpaid bed taxes from Wilshire Hotel

Apr 29, 2011 Kyle Duncan

Plainclothes debt collectors seek unpaid bed taxes from Wilshire Hotel

As a result of nearly four years of unpaid transit occupancy taxes, The Wilshire Hotel in Los Angeles, California, is being forced to pay $3.5 million by the L.A. County Sheriff's Department, according to The L.A. Times.The news source


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California state workers' unpaid debt piling up

Apr 29, 2011 Kyle Duncan

California state workers' unpaid debt piling up

Millions of dollars advanced to California state employees have yet to be re-payed to government agencies, according to BusinessWeek.The news source reports that California gives salary and travel advances to state workers under special circumstances,


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