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May 24, 2018 by Gregory T. Skoufalos

Cybersecurity – How Hackable is Your Password?

If you’re like most people, you have a certain set of characters, passphrases, or memorable information that you use to cobble together a password (and most of the time this is the same password you “use for everything”). Your dog’s name, your wife’s birthday, your oldest child’s middle name, or some combination therein. This has worked for you for years, there’s no reason to change it, right?

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May 17, 2018 by Edward J. Radetich

Positive Pay vs. Reverse Positive Pay in Class Action Settlement Administration

The Pros and Cons of each and which method is recommended

Contributing Authors: Edward J. Radetich, Jr., CPA, Partner of Heffler Claims Group, and Chris Ritchie, Senior Vice President – National Settlement Team, Huntington Bank

According to a recent publication from the Federal Reserve, check fraud, which has been termed “a growth crime,” affects every financial institution, every business and every individual throughout the country, and some place the costs upwards of $10 billion per year. Further, the FBI estimates that this cost could be as much as $12 billion per year.

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