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Banks, Retailers Clash over Card Breaches

2014 has been the year of major payment card breaches. The fourth quarter alone had security breaches at Chick-fil-A, Jimmy John's and Dairy Queen. Retailers are feeling like they are being made the patsies by the banks for these data breaches.

Banks have a solution.

Retailers and HealthCare: Opinions, Facts, and Inferences

With the big announcement last week that the U.S. Supreme Court had ruled favorably on the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), commonly referred to as "Obamacare", the two big trade organizations in the U.S., the National Retail Federation (NRF) and the Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) were quick to react, although the tone of their reactions differed significantly.

How Turnover Helps Organizations

Matthew Shay, in a surprise move, resigned as President and CEO of the International Franchise Association on March 17, leaving online observers of BlueMauMau to ponder the future of the IFA and the organization's readiness to find a replacement.

IFA's Nearly Year-Long Effort to Ease Credit

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Click photo to see IFA's Matt Shay testify on Capitol Hill, photo/youtube