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There’s no chance your Apple Pay credit card info will end up like Jennifer Lawrence’s nude pics

In the wake of the massive iCloud hack that revealed scores of nude celebrity pictures, should you really trust Apple with your credit card information? Even if you think the answer is “no,” the good news is that you won’t … Continue reading

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Spain to probe blue-chip firms over possible credit card misuse

MADRID (Reuters) – Spain's tax office will investigate the country's large companies over possible misuse of corporate credit cards, sources at the agency and finance ministry said on Friday, after accusations of mass abuse at a former savings bank. Dozens … Continue reading

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Pacific Ethanol: Updated Outlook After Brazilian Ethanol Tax Credit

By George Wan: A few weeks ago, the Brazilian government announced a tax break for ethanol exporters in Brazil. Since the news, the stock price of Pacific Ethanol (NASDAQ:PEIX) has taken a nosedive from $ 23 to $ 13.96 where … Continue reading

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Your medical record is worth more to hackers than your credit card

By Caroline Humer and Jim Finkle NEW YORK/BOSTON (Reuters) – Your medical information is worth 10 times more than your credit card number on the black market. Last month, the FBI warned healthcare providers to guard against cyber attacks after … Continue reading

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REX: Overreaction To Brazilian Tax Credit News Bares At Least 26% Upside

By George Wan: A few days ago, the Brazilian government announced a tax break for ethanol exporters in Brazil. This news hit producers such as Green Plains Renewables (NASDAQ:GPRE), Pacific Ethanol (NASDAQ:PEIX), and Rex American Resources (NYSE:REX) hard as investors … Continue reading

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Coin apologizes for delaying its credit card replacement device, fixes its beta program

The makers of a digital credit card replacement device named Coin had some bad news for its early supporters yesterday. Now Coin is making an about-face to try and appease some of its frustrated supporters. Early backers who opt to … Continue reading

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MGIC – An Opportunity Through Mortgage Credit Exposure

By REIT Analyst: While I usually focus on mortgage REITs, which I can model quite accurately, I recently have taken a close look at mortgage insurance. Indeed, I realized I could model their business reasonably well, and it now appears … Continue reading

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Hackers target grocery chains for customers’ credit card info

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End of tax credit in North Carolina could send filmmakers packing

RALEIGH N.C. (Reuters) – The looming end of tax breaks that helped lure major film and television productions such as the Hunger Games and Sleepy Hollow to North Carolina has supporters fearing Hollywood will take its bright lights to states … Continue reading

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5 Of 7 Regional Banks Trade At Credit Spreads Better Than Too-Big-To-Fail Banks

By Donald van Deventer: In this note, we present some initial evidence of whether or not there is a funding advantage for the “too-big-to-fail” banks. We use the Kamakura U.S. Dollar Cost of Funds IndexTM, which represents the composite credit … Continue reading

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