California Department of Corporations Advises Caution for Payday Loan Consumers

California Department of Corporations Advises Caution for Payday Loan Consumers.

The Department of Corporations has posted an Internet Payday Lending Alert for consumers who use payday cash advances from online lenders.

The Alert warns potential borrowers to take extra caution when dealing with unlicensed Internet payday lenders who fail to obtain a license with the […]

FBI Alert: Malware Installed on Travelers’ Laptops Through Software Updates on Hotel Internet Connections

 

Malware Installed on Travelers’ Laptops Through Software Updates on Hotel Internet Connections

Recent analysis from the FBI and other government agencies demonstrates that malicious actors are targeting travelers abroad through pop-up windows while they are establishing an Internet connection in their hotel rooms.

Recently, there have been instances of travelers’ laptops being infected with […]

What is Crowdfunding?

Crowdfunding

The Internet has become an inexpensive and easy way for individuals and businesses to raise money for their activities. Congress recently passed the JOBS Act, which directs the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to create rules exempting crowdfunding from the securities registration laws. Once implemented these rules will remove restrictions […]