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SmartBrief for CFOs

Financial news and best practices

SmartBrief for CFOs

Steven Barnhart becomes interim CFO at Bankrate

9/15/2014

  • RTT News

Barnhart was most recently SVP and CFO of Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores. He assumes the temporary position as the Securities and Exchange Commission begins an investigation into the company's finan… Read More

InfoTech Update

CPA IT news and information

InfoTech Update

Published in partnership with: AICPA Information Technology

N.Y. extends comment period for bitcoin rules

9/1/2014

  • New York Times (tiered subscription model), The

The New York Department of Financial Services announced an extension of 45 days, until Oct. 21, for interested parties to submit comments on proposed virtual-currency regulations. The rules will cover… Read More

BusIndNews

Accounting and finance news for business, industry and government

BusIndNews

Published in partnership with: American Institute of CPAs

How management accountants can promote ethics

8/18/2014

  • AICPA Insights

Arleen Thomas, CPA, CGMA, the AICPA's senior vice president of management accounting and global markets, discusses management accountants' role in promoting ethics at their organizations. "Every day, … Read More

CPA Letter Daily

The latest CPA news

CPA Letter Daily

Published in partnership with: American Institute of CPAs

Lehman still being unraveled, 6 years after collapse

9/15/2014

  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The

Regulators continue to unwind Lehman Brothers Holdings six years after its collapse. About $88.8 billion is expected be recovered for creditors owed about $341 billion, with Lehman's parent company an… Read More

Financial Planning Digest

The latest news for CPA personal financial planners

Financial Planning Digest

Published in partnership with: American Institute of CPAs

Social Security Trust Funds could run out of cash by 2033

9/15/2014

  • AICPA Insights

The Social Security Trust Funds could be depleted in 19 years, at which time 77% of benefits will be payable to beneficiaries, according to the Social Security Administration board of trustees' annual… Read More

Inclusion Solutions

News on diversity and inclusion for the accounting profession

Inclusion Solutions

Published in partnership with: American Institute of CPAs

How does your state rank in gender equality?

9/8/2014

  • Washington Post (tiered subscription model), The

A study by the personal finance site WalletHub ranked states on gender equality. The rankings are based on gender and income data from the Census Bureau, Bureau of Labor Statistics and other sources. Read More