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Experts: Fake-ID fraud a rising threat to banks

1/28/2015

  • AmericanBanker.com (free registration)

Synthetic-identity fraud is on the rise, experts say, and bank fraud systems, which are set up to detect anomalies, often can't nab the fraud. Banks can use out-of-band authentication, like text messa… Read More

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Obama drops proposal to end college-plan tax advantage

1/28/2015

  • New York Times (tiered subscription model), The
  • Hill, The

President Barack Obama has abandoned his proposal to end the tax advantage for college savings accounts known as 529s but will keep pushing for an expanded tuition tax credit, White House officials sa… Read More