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Spike in neighbourhood ID thefts blunted by smart frau...

Postcode analysis of just one stretch of road hit by a sudden spike in ID thefts and related frauds, highlighted more than 20 detected incidents at a handful of...

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Preparing to successfully navigate through the new tax...

Cash flow is fundamental for any business, both for survival and future growth, but in today’s volatile economic climate, it can be difficult to keep on top of it all and maintain a positive cash flow. Research shows that demand is on the rise for cash flow finance, with...

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Why you need to think about multi-layered identity che...

Businesses today are engaged in a balancing act, they want to give their customers a pleasant and effective customer journey and speed them on their way to the checkout. However, they also need to have protection from fraud, or at least keep fraud to levels where the impact of...

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Q4 GDP in line with Experian’s view that the economic ...

The second estimate of GDP was unrevised from the preliminary figure, confirming growth at 0.5% q-on-q in 2015 Q4. This follows q-on-q growth at near 0.5% in each of the previous three quarters, indicating that UK economic expansion has settled at a solid 2% annualised, rather slower than in...

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One in four men would spend their pension on a dream h...

As many people over the age of 55 start to think about how they will take advantage of the new pension freedoms, one in five (20%) has admitted that they would treat themselves to a dream holiday or a new car.  This is particularly the case among men...

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Keeping your cards close to your chest is crucial to f...

In common with current accounts, the relentless rise in card fraud is being powered by ID thieves, with around eight out of 10 detected card frauds from bogus third-party applicants....

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The four absolute fundamentals for cross-channel marke...

Cross-channel marketing is the holy grail, but what building blocks - or 'fundamentals' - are required for your cross-channel marketing attempts to be effective?...

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Spotting fraud at postcode level...

Analysis of 10 addresses in and around the same area of leafy Warwickshire, pointed to a suspected ghost-broking...

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Contactless cards and theft – what’s the problem?...

Earlier this year we discussed a story that fraudsters with scanners can walk down the street and steal card data from contactless cards. This week a variation on this story has reared its head. This time it is claimed that thieves are using point of sale contactless scanners – the type...

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