Massachusetts And Remote Online Notarization – Here It Comes, Ready Or Not

A big part of real estate closings in the previous century was the statutory requirement that closing documents like mortgages and deeds be signed in the physical presence of a notary in order to be valid and recordable. Massachusetts G.L. c. 222 s. 1 defines an acknowledgement as a notarial act where an individual appears … More Massachusetts And Remote Online Notarization – Here It Comes, Ready Or Not

Transunion’s Perspectives On The State of Third Party Debt Collection 2019

I found this study by Transunion on the state of third party collections to be very interesting, informative and readable. The study finds that there are fewer debt collection firms and those firms employ fewer people. Certain debt collectors, however, show increased receipts, but margins are smaller. The study speculates the lower margins reflects the … More Transunion’s Perspectives On The State of Third Party Debt Collection 2019

New Cyberthreats for 2020 – Happy New Year!

The Experian Data Breach Industry Forecast 2020 is a very good short review of what might be coming up in 2020 and what to look out for in staying secure online. Here are some of the basics, according to Experian: “- Cybercriminals will leverage text-based “smishing” identity theft techniques to target consumers participating in online … More New Cyberthreats for 2020 – Happy New Year!