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3 On Your Side: Federal Agency Pushing For Prepaid Credit Card Protections

By Jim Donovan

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Pre-paid credit cards are becoming increasingly popular.  That has a federal agency pushing for some of the same protections consumers have when using other cards. 193 more words

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Six Challenges Facing Modern Manufacturing Companies

Manufacturing is an ever-changing industry, where manufacturers face new issues and concerns every year. Since this year is no exception, here are a few of the top concerns that manufacturers are grappling with. 197 more words

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Optimizing Accounting Systems to Comply with U.S. Government Regulations

Are you entering Phase II of your SBIR Contract? If you are, you will be interested in learning about how to optimize your accounting system to comply with U.S. 459 more words

Fed Launches Review of Practices for Supervising Big Banks - WSJ

Fed Launches Review of Practices for Supervising Big Banks – WSJ.

It is about time, but unfortunately it should be Congress rather than the Fed itself that conducts this review since self-reviews will obviously overlook many internal issues. 122 more words

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Illegal Immigrants

Illegal Immigrants.

What sense does it make to grant work permits to millions of illegal aliens, when there are millions of American citizens that either can’t find full time work or have dropped out of the job market and quit looking for work all together? 228 more words

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Charges and regulations for use of the Town Hall, January 1851

As 1851 drew to a close, Birmingham’s administrative bodies were amalgamated into the single body of the town council, as enacted by the 1851 Birmingham Improvement Act. 662 more words

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Singapore Will Introduce New Regulations For Taxi Booking Apps In 2015

Singapore will next year introduce new regulations to manage the numerous taxi-booking app services that are available in the country.

The country’s Land Transport Authority (LTA) today outlined a framework to “safeguard commuter safety and interests” in response to the rapid rise of apps like Uber, Hailo, GrabTaxi and Rocket Internet-backed Easy Taxi. 483 more words

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