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SmartBrief for CFOs

Financial news and best practices

SmartBrief for CFOs

10 minutes of walking to work boosts well-being, study shows

9/17/2014

  • CityLab

Researchers studied 18,000 individuals over an 18-year span, and found that walking or cycling to work leads to increased happiness. "We conclude that the potential benefits available to car drivers i… 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 to boost data security

9/16/2014

  • Journal of Accountancy print issue

This article offers nine ways companies can improve their data security. They include considering data security at the inception of any major project, training all staff on cybersecurity and making in… Read More

CPA Letter Daily

The latest CPA news

CPA Letter Daily

Published in partnership with: American Institute of CPAs

Justice Department willing to trade robust compliance program for leniency in inquiries

9/17/2014

  • Compliance Week

The Department of Justice is looking at how to offer leniency and credit for companies that establish or build upon existing compliance programs after they come under investigation, according to comme… 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