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Proper Document Shredding Services Are Essential for Compliance with HIPAA, FACTA, And Other Data-Protection Laws

For companies operating in areas of business covered by HIPAA, FACTA, Gramm-Leach-Bliley (GLB), and other similar regulations, the use of confidential shredding services aren’t a luxury; they’re basically the law. These regulations were crafted specifically to protect consumers from having their personal information stolen by identity thieves, and target areas of business where the most …

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Protect Your Business, Employees, and Customers with Confidential Shredding Services

Right now, one of the biggest security concerns facing any business is the problem of identity theft and other breaches of confidential information. Identity theft causes billions of dollars in damages every year, and can absolutely ruin the lives of people affected – and sometimes also ruin a company which allowed the theft to happen. Protecting …

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The Importance of Document Shredding

Document Shredding Basics According to the Bureau of Justice Statistics, 16.6 million Americans aged 16 years or older experienced identity theft in 2012, with financial losses totaling $24.7 billion. And the 2014 Identity Fraud Study, conducted by Javelin Strategy & Research, a financial services research and consulting company, estimated that 13.1 million people became victims …

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