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Risk Reduction: #1 Concern of Bank Boards

Risk Reduction: #1 Concern of Bank Boards

by May 22, 2014 at 10:01 am 0 comments

The Bank Director’s 2014 Risk Practices Survey reveals some very interesting information about the risk management programs that bank boards have in place. It’s classically challenging for many banks to assess how risk management practices affect the institution. However, banks that have worked at measuring the impact of a riskRead More

Amex Shows the Dark Side of Security Hype, Just in Time for Christmas

Amex Shows the Dark Side of Security Hype, Just in Time for Christmas

by December 24, 2013 at 10:44 am 0 comments

The recent Target credit card scandal has colored last-minute Christmas shopping with fear — fear of security breaches and lackluster controls and privacy. No doubt, American Express should add to that fear. The federal government today slapped American Express — officially the company’s American Express Centurion Bank — with more thanRead More

LifeLock Wastes No Time Squashing Lemon Wallet Brand

LifeLock Wastes No Time Squashing Lemon Wallet Brand

by December 18, 2013 at 2:24 pm 1 comment

LifeLock is in a hurry to get its name on Lemon Wallet — and Lemon’s name off its new property. An email went out today to Lemon Wallet users that the service is now called LifeLock Wallet and will be renamed as soon as they update their iOS or Android apps.Read More

Data Analysis Helps with Security. How About Service, Too?

Data Analysis Helps with Security. How About Service, Too?

by February 12, 2013 at 11:21 am 1 comment

In this era of increasing fraud, customers are rightly concerned about the safety of their financial accounts. This concern becomes problematic for financial institutions when security fears suppress use of banks’ online and mobile offerings. In the wake of last week’s exposure of a massive credit card fraud ring, customersRead More

Small Iowa Bank Will Be Among the First to Add Biometrics

Small Iowa Bank Will Be Among the First to Add Biometrics

by January 29, 2013 at 9:20 am 2 comments

Bob Steen, chief executive of Bridge Community Bank, takes security seriously — so seriously that his bank will be the first in the nation to implement a biometric security process for consumers created by digital identity firm TASCET. The free and optional program will be offered to customers “in aRead More

Why Facebook dropped Credits, and why FB is more important than ever (for Banks)

Why Facebook dropped Credits, and why FB is more important than ever (for Banks)

by June 20, 2012 at 3:52 pm 0 comments

It was announced yesterday that Facebook is going to start phasing out their Facebook Credits system. If you’ve been watching my commentary over the last few years, I had entertained Facebook becoming a sort of default currency for the web because of the platform’s ubiquity. However, like many things online, users and developers collaborated to […]