ACCOUNTS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/ACCOUNTS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) 7 ways to create better, stronger passwords http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58267110-79/password-passwords-avoid-facebook.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58267110-79/password-passwords-avoid-facebook.html.csp">7 ways to create better, stronger passwords</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ANICK JESDANUN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-06T16:43:23.259-06:00">Updated Aug 6, 2014 04:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • This week’s news that a Russian crime ring has amassed some 1.2 billion username and password combinations makes now a good time to review ways to protect yourself online. The hacking misdeeds were described in a New York Times story based on the findings of Hold Security, a Milwaukee firm that has a history of uncovering online security breaches. Hold Security called the data “the largest known collection of stolen Internet credentials.” Hold’s researchers did not identify the origin...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582671102014-08-06T16:43:23.259-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-06T16:43:23.259-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58267110@www.sltrib.com Wed, 06 Aug 2014 16:43:23 MDT Feds say seven others aided Jeremy Johnson’s alleged fraud http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58251913-78/johnson-companies-works-case.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58251913-78/johnson-companies-works-case.html.csp">Feds say seven others aided Jeremy Johnson’s alleged fraud</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tom harvey</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-01T22:53:09.123-06:00">Updated Aug 1, 2014 10:53PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Nearly four years after suing St. George businessman Jeremy Johnson for allegedly defrauding consumers, federal regulators have taken aim at companies and their officers accused of helping him process credit cards. A California company and two from Idaho are accused of aiding Johnson to allegedly defraud consumers through creation of shell companies used to process credit cards. Johnson and four others from his now-defunct I Works company have pleaded not guilty in federal court in Salt Lake Cit...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58251913@www.sltrib.com Fri, 01 Aug 2014 22:53:09 MDT Judge sets deadline for Utah-based pension fund’s liquidation plan http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58211319-78/clients-accounts-deyoung-funds.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58211319-78/clients-accounts-deyoung-funds.html.csp">Judge sets deadline for Utah-based pension fund’s liquidation plan</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By pamela manson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-23T21:42:46.77-06:00">Updated Jul 23, 2014 09:42PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A federal judge on Wednesday declined to dissolve an order appointing a receiver for Riverton-based American Pension Services — which government regulators allege misappropriated millions of dollars of customers’ retirement money — and return control of the company to its owner. Instead, U.S. District Judge Robert Shelby set a deadline of Aug. 22 for the receiver to prepare a liquidation plan, which would include a proposal on how to deal with an alleged $24 million shortfall in customer accoun...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58211319@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 21:42:46 MDT NYC official: Thieves got into 1K StubHub accounts http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58215023-79/accounts-stubhub-tickets-thieves.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58215023-79/accounts-stubhub-tickets-thieves.html.csp">NYC official: Thieves got into 1K StubHub accounts</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JENNIFER PELTZ</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-23T15:17:10.235-06:00">Updated Jul 23, 2014 03:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Six people were indicted Wednesday in an international ring that managed to take over more than 1,000 StubHub users’ accounts and fraudulently buy tickets to such prime events as Jay-Z and Elton John concerts, a New York Yankees-Boston Red Sox game and Broadway shows like “The Book of Mormon,” the Manhattan district attorney said. Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance Jr. said the thieves would then resell the tickets and split up the proceeds. “Today’s arrests and indictment con...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58215023@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:17:10 MDT What happens to online accounts when you die? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58190431-79/access-accounts-account-williams.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58190431-79/access-accounts-account-williams.html.csp">What happens to online accounts when you die?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ANNE FLAHERTY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-18T16:16:02.333-06:00">Updated Jul 18, 2014 04:16PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • When you die, should your loved ones have access to your Facebook, Gmail and other online accounts? A group of influential lawyers says yes, unless you specify otherwise in a will. The Uniform Law Commission, whose members are appointed by state governments to help standardize state laws, endorse a plan to automatically give loved ones access to — but not control of — all digital accounts unless otherwise specified. To become law in a state, the legislation would have to be adopted ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581904312014-07-18T16:16:02.333-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-18T16:16:02.333-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58190431@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Jul 2014 16:16:02 MDT Digital afterlife: Bill ensures emails, photos won’t die with you http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58190285-68/access-accounts-account-digital.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58190285-68/access-accounts-account-digital.html.csp">Digital afterlife: Bill ensures emails, photos won’t die with you</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ANNE FLAHERTY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-16T10:36:16.691-06:00">Updated Jul 16, 2014 10:36AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • When you die, should your loved ones have access to your Facebook, Gmail and other online accounts? A group of influential lawyers says yes, unless you specify otherwise in a will. The Uniform Law Commission, whose members are appointed by state governments to help standardize state laws, was expected to endorse a plan Wednesday to automatically give loved ones access to — but not control of — all digital accounts unless otherwise specified. To become law in a state, the legislation...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581902852014-07-16T10:36:16.691-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-16T10:36:16.691-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58190285@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Jul 2014 10:36:16 MDT Vatican bank profits tumble as Pope Francis orders an overhaul http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/lifestyle/58161513-80/bank-million-vatican-freyberg.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/lifestyle/58161513-80/bank-million-vatican-freyberg.html.csp">Vatican bank profits tumble as Pope Francis orders an overhaul</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOSEPHINE MCKENNA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Religion News Service</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-08T12:41:02.152-06:00">Updated Jul 8, 2014 12:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Vatican City • Profits plunged by more than $100 million at the Vatican bank last year after thousands of accounts were shut down in a radical overhaul of the scandal-scarred institution. In its 2013 annual report released Tuesday, the bank, officially known as the Institute for Religious Works, said its net profit totaled 2.9 million euros ($3.9 million) last year, a dramatic drop from the 86.6 million euros ($117.8 million) it reported in 2012. The bank said the slump was due to extraordinary ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58161513@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Jul 2014 12:41:02 MDT Vatican bank’s profit takes big dip amid reform http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58161060-79/bank-vatican-million-accounts.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58161060-79/bank-vatican-million-accounts.html.csp">Vatican bank’s profit takes big dip amid reform</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By FRANCES D’EMILIO</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-08T10:24:02.111-06:00">Updated Jul 8, 2014 10:24AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Vatican City • The Vatican bank on Tuesday reported a big drop in profits as Pope Francis presses reforms to make the scandal-tainted institution more transparent. The bank, formally called Institute for Religious Works, said its net profit in 2013 fell to $4 million from $118 million the previous year. The income statement lists a loss of $19.5 million attributed to a ‘’donation” of securities to a Holy See foundation. It didn’t elaborate, but news reports have said a top Vatican cardinal had t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581610602014-07-08T10:24:02.111-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-08T10:24:02.111-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58161060@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Jul 2014 10:24:02 MDT Report: Ordinary Americans caught up in NSA data sweep http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58153854-68/post-nsa-material-newspaper.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58153854-68/post-nsa-material-newspaper.html.csp">Report: Ordinary Americans caught up in NSA data sweep</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-06T20:52:38.975-06:00">Updated Jul 6, 2014 08:52PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • When the U.S. National Security Agency intercepted the online accounts of legally targeted foreigners over a four-year period it also collected the conversations of nine times as many ordinary Internet users, both Americans and non-Americans, according to a probe by The Washington Post Nearly half of those surveillance files contained names, email addresses or other details that the NSA marked as belonging to U.S. citizens or residents, the Post reported in a story posted on its we...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581538542014-07-06T20:52:38.975-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-06T20:52:38.975-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58153854@www.sltrib.com Sun, 06 Jul 2014 20:52:38 MDT