Current Industry News
New York Proposes Bigger Cyber Role for Bank, Insurer Boards
Boards of directors at financial institutions would have to step up their oversight of cybersecurity risks under proposed updates to regulations from New York state’s Department of Financial Services.
Examining the factors driving high credit card interest rates
When consumers face unexpected expenses and lack the cash to make it from one paycheck to the next, credit cards can provide essential flexibility. More than 175 million Americans have at least one credit card, and at any given time, about half of active credit card accounts carry a balance .
FTC looking at rules to corral tech firms’ data collection
WASHINGTON (AP) — Whether it’s the fitness tracker on your wrist, the “smart” home appliances in your house or the latest kids’ fad going viral in online videos, they all produce a trove of personal data for big tech companies.
Credit union difference on display for state legislators
CUNA, Leagues, and credit unions engaged with hundreds of state lawmakers from around the country over the last few weeks at the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) in Atlanta and the National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL) in Denver.