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US services firms grow at faster pace in February

...businesses that employ 90 percent of the American workforce, including retail, construction, health care and financial services companies.Fourteen sectors reported growth in February, while four said activity lessened. In addition to hotels...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-04/us-services-firms-grow-fas
GOP lawmakers accuse Federal Reserve chief of political bias

...second day of testimony to Congress.After she gave her semiannual economic report, GOP lawmakers on the House Financial Services Committee grilled Yellen with a range of complaints. They questioned her opposition to Republican legislation that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-25/gop-lawmakers-accuse-feder
Yellen reiterates Fed's patience in raising rates

...efforts by the European Central Bank to boost growth should boost growth in the euro area.Yellen will follow her appearance Tuesday before the Senate Banking Committee with testimony Wednesday before the House Financial Services Committee.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-24/yellen-reiterates-feds-pat
Columbia County training track building for law enforcement, first responders clears hurdle

...Tuesday to spend $450,000 for a classroom building at a planned driver training course.At the Management and Financial Services Committee meeting, county commissioners agreed to spend the money with expected reimbursement of $300,000 in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-02-10/columbia-county-training
Blue Cross to help hacked customers

...has never been seen as a leading-edge security consumer because the historical threat has been more focused on financial services," Mark Kraynak, chief product officer for Imperva, recently told PC World. "This is a broad generalization...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-17/blue-cross-help-hacked-cus
Cybersecurity firm says international hacking ring steals up to $1 billion from banks

...still working with law-enforcement agencies to investigate the attacks, which the company says are ongoing.The Financial Services Information Sharing and Analysis Center, a nonprofit that alerts banks about hacking activity, said in a statement...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-15/cybersecurity-firm-says-in
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...Map/Parcel Number: 228-0-034-00-0 Defendant(s) in FiFa: Fast Track Financial Services Inc Current Property Owner: Fast Track Financial Services Inc & Gary Jones Motorsports, Inc. Reference Deed: 1093/1340 Property Description...

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File #-- 325 Map/Parcel Number: 228-0-040-00-0 Defendant(s) in FiF...

...Map/Parcel Number: 228-0-040-00-0 Defendant(s) in FiFa: Fast Track Financial Services Inc Current Property Owner: Fast Track Financial Services Inc & Gary Jones Motorsports, Inc. Reference Deed: 1093/1340 Property Description...

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Richest 1 percent see global wealth jump

...economic inequality "we are still waiting for many of them to walk the walk," Byanyima said.The healthcare and financial services industries spent almost $900 million to lobby the U.S. government for favorable legislation in 2013, and more...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-19/richest-1-percent-sees-sha
Payday loan regulators focus on credit rates, cycle of debt

...correctly, can be very helpful to a diminished middle class," said Dennis Shaul, chief executive of the Community Financial Services Association of America, which represents payday lenders.Maranda Brooks, 40, a records coordinator at a Cleveland...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-01/payday-loan-regulators-foc