The Santa Clara (Calif.) County Department of Revenue, which acts as the county's central collection agency, reported Tuesday that 1,060 people are the potential owners of nearly $244,000 in unclaimed money.
Capital One Financial is terminating its accounts with check-cashing stores, the latest sign that some banks are becoming pickier about their customers in the face of stepped-up scrutiny by federal regulators. more »
Canadian payday loan provider Cash Store Financial Services Inc. is seeking protection from creditors as it faces liquidity woes resulting from the suspension of its right to offer loans in the province of Ontario. more »
Debt buyer Portfolio Recovery Associates UK expects future growth will create up to 400 jobs in the next three years, adding to its current 300 employees at the company's office in Kilmarnock, Scotland. more »