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The Beacon- May 2019

The Beacon- May 2019 Spring is finally upon us, and we’re excited to have a lot to share with you! Here are some of the latest headlines at SIR, as well as valuable insights on current topics within the consumer reporting industry. Expanding Your Equity Lending Portfolio with Insured Loans It’s no secret that today’s […]

Strategic Information Resources Continues Commitment to Data Security with Successful SOC 2 Examination

Strategic Information Resources announced today that it has successfully completed its System and Organization Controls (SOC) 2, Type 2 examination. SIR cited all efforts were completed by a professional and independent third-party audit firm, 360 Advanced, Inc. “SIR and its background screening division, Background Decision, elected to undergo SOC examinations as a result of industry vendor […]

Vision and Action- Inside the Consumer Lending Summit

Vision and Action- Inside the Consumer Lending Summit As financial institutions approach the turn of yet another decade, the lasting effects of the recession have continued to have an impact on our economy. Regulators have imposed substantial new obligations. Technology continues to drive consumer demand, as well as the expectations of our products and services. […]

The Journey of a Hero- Meeting Joe Andruzzi

The Journey of a Hero- Meeting Joe Andruzzi By Matt Holmes Another NFL season is behind us, and the Patriots have given New Englanders a lot to celebrate. For years, Pats fans have had the pleasure of admiring the heroic feats of many of their players. Among these heroes is Joe Andruzzi, a former offensive […]

The Beacon: January 2019

   The Beacon- January 2019 We’re proud to unveil the Beacon- Strategic Information Resources’ quarterly news bulletin. Here, you’ll find the latest news and updates at SIR, as well as valuable insights on the consumer reporting industry.   SIR Team Goes Above and Beyond This fall, two members of the SIR team were honored as […]

SIR’s Maureen Devine Presented with 2018 NCRA Director’s Award

Showing passion and commitment to one’s trade is vital to succeed in any industry. For Maureen “Moe” Devine, this level of commitment comes in many ways, through her continual involvement in the organizations she serves. For this reason, it wasn’t a difficult decision for Terry Clemans, Executive Director of the National Consumer Reporting Association, to […]

N.E. Women in Banking Conference: Women Take the Lead

This year’s New England Women in Banking Conference, once again hosted by Strategic Information Resources, is officially underway at the Hotel Viking & Cambria Hotel in Newport, RI. Now in its 7th year, the conference focuses on the achievements of women from the financial service industries, and how women can be architects of change within […]

Cyber Hygiene: 3 Tips to Keep You Safe

October marks the 15th year of the recognition of Cybersecurity Awareness Month. Organized by the Department of Homeland Security, the goal of the observance is to Strengthen the Nation’s cybersecurity ecosystem through relevant dialogue and Cyber Hygiene awareness efforts. For Strategic Information Resources, Cybersecurity Awareness Month takes on a special meaning, especially in the wake […]

Freeze: How a New Law Impacts Your Credit Safety

A recent study published by Javelin Research and Strategy found that nearly 17 million Americans were victims of identity theft in 2017. However, thanks to recent legislation signed into law in May, consumers may now take additional steps toward keeping their credit safe.   The Law The legislation, which went into effect September 21st, allows […]

2018 New England Mortgage Expo Recap

SIR at the 2018 New England Mortgage Expo On an unseasonably warm Friday at the beginning of January, the Strategic Information Resources team headed into the Convention Center at Mohegan Sun for the 2018 New England Mortgage Expo. The day opened with A Conversation With MBA Chairman David Motley, where David and moderators shared their […]