Business Need Focus

Remote Access — Do You Know Who Is In Your Data?

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Just over 80 percent of HR managers in a recent survey gave their agencies a grade of B or C for progress in meeting the Telework Enhancement Act’s goals of using telework to achieve greater flexibility in workforce management Letting workers access sensitive systems and data from off-site locations and, potentially, using uncontrolled devices raises a [Read More...]

More Balance Transfer Applications Through Better Consumer Research

Equifax targets balance transfer candidates

How can better data help you find and land more balance transfer candidates? Here we explore how to target prospects without unwanted marketing expenses.

Arizona Job Training Program Change

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Effective for applications submitted on or after June 20, 2014, businesses seeking grants through the Arizona Job Training Program will be subject to recent changes. The Arizona Job Training Program provides grants up to $8,000 per employee for training new employees, and up to $4,000 per employee for training incumbent employees. Grants for new employee [Read More...]

The Mass Affluent: The Low-Hanging Fruit of Financial Services Companies

How do you attract the mass affluent? With research and the right tools.

The Mass Affluent — Who are they? Where are they? What do they want from a traditional financial institution? Read on for more about this key demographic.

Time Series Data: Capture Trends to Boost Your Business

Capturing Trends

Time series data highlights critical trends for any business looking to mitigate risk.

Big Data in Finance: 3 Banks That Get It

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Today’s business world is constantly changing, and nowhere is this more apparent than in the world of information management. The rapid advances in…

Protecting Employee Data During “Verification Season”

Employment Verification Seasons

A current TV ad for home security systems uses the phrase “vacation season is break-in season,” reminding homeowners of the increase in burglaries that occur when families embark on summer vacations.  In the world of information security, data thieves don’t necessarily have a season, but they can capitalize on lax process security during peak points [Read More...]

Subprime Vehicle Financing at a Seven-Year High

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SubPrime Auto Finance News recently published an article regarding the surge in subprime vehicle financing.  In fact, the numbers for March 2014 came in at $13.1 billion, higher than any single month for the past seven years.  But while the total dollar amount is at historic highs, the average amount per subprime loan came in [Read More...]

Tax Intelligence – Maximizing WOTC ROI

Maximize Your WOTC ROI

As the Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) is currently in hiatus status, it is more important than ever for companies that hire to ensure that their WOTC capture program is as effective as it can be to ensure maximum credit value generation once the program is renewed.  Recall that even when WOTC is in hiatus, [Read More...]

The New View of the Bank Customer

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The way customers view banks is changing, and successful financial institutions will change the way they view the bank customer as well. No longer just…