The bottom line: :  Shred Often!! Top five reasons

The bottom line: : Shred Often!! Top five reasons

Shredding decreases litigation & fraud! Shredding increases the protection & security of client, employee & personal information!   Prevent Identity Theft: Identity theft is on the rise! Nearly 60 million Americans have been affected by identity theft, according to a 2018 online survey by The Harris Poll. That same survey indicates nearly 15 million consumers experienced […]

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The Bottom Line: Make EVERY Day Earth Day!

The Bottom Line: Make EVERY Day Earth Day!

The Bottom Line: Make EVERY Day Earth Day! At Citadel, we do our part every day to reduce, reuse, and recycle. Saving the Earth is a top priority, and we do our best to spread the word to our clients, friends and family as well. We host document destruction/recycling and electronics recycling events all year […]

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The Bottom Line: Federal agencies are a target for cyber data breaches

The Bottom Line: Federal agencies are a target for cyber data breaches

Many agencies within the U.S. government are prime targets for cyber security attacks and other breaches that put sensitive data at risk. The federal government knows it has a target on its sensitive information, so Congress has enacted legislation designed to support and strengthen cybersecurity. The Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) is a United […]

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The bottom line: Corporate scandals led to a new financial reporting act that now benefits companies AND investors

The bottom line: Corporate scandals led to a new financial reporting act that now benefits companies AND investors

In 2002, you may remember hearing of the major corporate scandals involving companies like Enron and WorldCom, among others. Revelations that corporate executives filed misleading financial statements, and other discoveries involving inappropriate relationships between accounting firms and the companies they audited were a common feature in these scandals, and investors lost billions of dollars. Following […]

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The Bottom Line: The HITECH Act provides security through digital personal health information

The Bottom Line: The HITECH Act provides security through digital personal health information

In 2009, President Obama signed The Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act. The HITECH Act promotes the adoption and meaningful use of health information technology. So what does this mean for you as a patient and/or a healthcare provider? The HITECH Act incentivizes healthcare providers to move their patient records from […]

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The Bottom Line: HIPAA Compliance is a top priority for Healthcare providers

The Bottom Line: HIPAA Compliance is a top priority for Healthcare providers

“The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) requires the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to develop regulations protecting the privacy and security of certain health information.”  But what does this really mean? This means that most medical information recorded and stored by healthcare providers has to be […]

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