Delaware couple snagged on ID theft charges

Feb 21, 2011 Brian Bradley

A couple from Georgetown, Delaware, is facing charges of identity theft after they allegedly opened four credit card accounts with personal information obtained from their victim, according to WBOC-TV. The news station reports that the duo


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Industry leader calls for better online identity theft protection

Feb 21, 2011 Brian Bradley

Online identity theft remains one of the most sensitive topics for consumers and business owners alike. On Monday, Norton - an industry leader in anti-virus software protection - introduced a new segment that will monitor such suspicious activity.Norton's


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Auto lending ready to rebound

Feb 21, 2011 Brian Bradley

Banks and car dealerships hoping 2011 will present a better market for car purchasing can find solace in the positivity coming out of the Credit Union of Texas. According to the Credit Union Times, John Lederer, the president and chief executive


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Consumers buying less expensive cars even auto loan rate climb

Feb 21, 2011 Brian Bradley

The number of auto loans issued continues to improve and increase, but that has not motivated consumers to purchase more expensive cars, according to a report released by Comerica Bank on Wednesday.The Dallas-based bank found that the average


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Federal bill advocates changes to free credit report law

Feb 21, 2011 Brian Bradley

The Memphis Commercial Appeal reports that Tennessee Representative Steve Cohen aims to reform a current law, allowing consumers to have access to one free annual credit report regardless of circumstances.According to the Appeal, Cohen introduced


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