Consumer Confidence Index remains at 15-year high

A measure of consumer confidence remains at a 15-year high on more upbeat assessments of present business and labor conditions as well as expectations for further improvement. The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index rose 3.2 points to 114.8 in February. “Overall, consumers expect the economy to continue expanding in the months ahead,” said Lynn Franco, […]

Technology offers convenience, but also opportunities for theft

Technology definitely makes our  business and personal lives easier and more convenient. With computers and smart phones — along with e-mail, texting and the Internet — we have everything we need at our fingertips. Unfortunately, all of this wonderful and useful technology also creates new opportunities for thieves.  Many industries are affected by these opportunistic […]