Consumers steadfast in trust of FIs keeping personal info secure

first_imgConsumers trust credit unions and banks much more than brick-and-mortar retailers to keep personal information and data secure, according to a recent Gallup poll.More than nine out of 10 consumers (91%) hold some or a lot of trust in their primary financial institution when it comes to safeguarding personal data, while less than 70% of consumers trust merchants.The federal government and social networking sites finished second-to-last and last in the poll with rates of trust of 45% and 23% respectively.Brick-and-mortar merchants have been responsible for a number of high-profile breaches over the past 18 months, including the Target and Home Depot breaches that ultimately cost credit unions nearly $90 million.CUNA continues to remind lawmakers that merchants are not held to the same stringent data security standards that the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act imposes on financial institutions, leaving both the payments network and personal consumer data vulnerable to cybercriminals. continue reading » 3SHARESShareShareSharePrintMailGooglePinterestDiggRedditStumbleuponDeliciousBufferTumblrlast_img read more

TCU looks to extend streak vs Iowa State

first_imgTCU looks to extend streak vs Iowa State ___For more AP college basketball coverage: and was generated by Automated Insights,, using data from STATS LLC, Associated Press Share This StoryFacebookTwitteremailPrintLinkedinRedditTCU (15-12, 6-8) vs. Iowa State (11-16, 4-10)James H. Hilton Coliseum, Ames, Iowa; Tuesday, 7 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: TCU looks for its sixth straight win in the head-to-head series over Iowa State. TCU has won by an average of 9 points in its last five wins over the Cyclones. Iowa State’s last win in the series came on March 10, 2017, an 84-63 win.center_img February 24, 2020 SAVVY SENIORS: TCU’s Desmond Bane, Jaire Grayer and Edric Dennis Jr. have combined to score 44 percent of the team’s points this season and have accounted for 42 percent of all Horned Frogs scoring over the last five games.FACILITATING THE OFFENSE: Bane has made or assisted on 49 percent of all TCU field goals over the last three games. Bane has accounted for 13 field goals and 21 assists in those games.WINLESS WHEN: Iowa State is 0-10 this year when it scores 68 points or fewer and 11-6 when it scores at least 69.PERFECT WHEN: The Cyclones are 6-0 when they block at least seven opposing shots and 5-16 when they fall shy of that mark. The Horned Frogs are 7-0 when they make 10 or more 3-pointers and 8-12 when the team hits fewer than 10 from long range.DID YOU KNOW: Iowa State is ranked first in the Big 12 with an average of 70.4 possessions per game.last_img read more