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Top cyber words for 2015

...more likely that they will have assets that can be reached (and seized) by this new order. Condos in New York, bank accounts and even bitcoins are now in the government's crosshairs. Even less formal groups, including terrorists and hacktivists...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-04-15/top-cyber-words-
Federal agency proposes new rules on payday loans

...obtain a "payday" loan to tide them over. Problem is, such loans can often bury them in fees and debts. Their bank accounts can be closed, their cars repossessed.The Consumer Financial Pro tection Bureau proposed rules Thursday to protect...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-26/federal-agency-proposes-ne
Airbnb comes to Cuba in major expansion of US business on communist island

...sanctions, owners will depend on friends or business associates to receive payments from Airbnb in non-U.S. bank accounts.Collin Laverty, owner of Cuba Educational Travel, one of the largest firms organizing group tours to Cuba, said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-03/airbnb-comes-cuba-major-ex
Local preparers not seeing increase in taxpayers deferring income tax fees

...said although she offers clients a prepaid Visa Card, she encourages clients to direct-deposit refunds into their bank accounts instead of having to pay a $15 fee to the financial organization she partners with."We really try to push people...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-03-27/local-prepa
SC touts unclaimed property

...by the Palmetto Payback unclaimed property staff last fiscal year.Examples of unclaimed property include dormant bank accounts, uncashed checks, unclaimed insurance proceeds, forgotten utility deposits, uncashed dividend checks and unexchanged...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-02-18/sc-touts-unclaimed-prope
Payday loan regulators focus on credit rates, cycle of debt

...provide a personal check dated on their next payday for the full balance or give the lender permission to debit their bank accounts. The total includes charges often ranging from $15 to $30 per $100 borrowed. Interest-only payments, sometimes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-01/payday-loan-regulators-foc
Blue Cross to help hacked customers

...bank account data, Nehf said. It allows for identity theft, with the thieves using the customers' names to open bank accounts and lines of credit, rent apartments and commit other fraudulent acts.Data breaches in health care are not uncommon...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-17/blue-cross-help-hacked-cus
Nation sees increase in jobs, pay in January

...from consumer spending have ramped up hiring since the fall, when gas price savings began to pile up in Americans' bank accounts. Retailers added 45,900 jobs in January; hotels and restaurants added 37,100.Though jobs in those industries...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-06/nation-sees-increase-jobs-
Give the Fair Tax a try

...marginal income and outside operations don't have bank accounts? Know why those who sign up for Affordable Care Act...the customers operate on a cash basis and they have no bank accounts. Walmart is so nice. Won't you spend your refund...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-02-03/give-fair-tax-try
Woman faces felony exploitation charges

A woman accused of helping herself to the bank accounts of an elderly dementia patient under her care will be...allegedly stole more than $22,000 from the resident's bank accounts over a three-month period, according to a press release...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-12-06/woman-faces-felony-exp