Archive | November 20th, 2012

The worst 25 passwords and online shopping risks

November 20, 2012

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While stores will be packed this weekend with holiday shoppers looking for Black Friday bargains, another group of shoppers will be sitting at home – safely and comfortably looking for Christmas bargains. But home-shopping isn’t risk-free. High-tech “phishers” are also trolling the Internet, looking for account data and personal information of unsuspecting computer-users all across […]

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Nugent elected President

November 20, 2012

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Dr. Katherine Nugent, dean of the College of Nursing at The University of Southern Mississippi, has been elected president of the Southern Educational Board (SREB) Council on Collegiate Education for Nursing. Before gaining the presidency, Nugent served as vice president and board member. The organization’s focus is to serve as a proactive advocate for greater […]

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Foreclosure rates in Jackson decrease

November 20, 2012

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Foreclosure rates in Jackson decreased for the month of September over the same period last year, according to newly released data from CoreLogic. The CoreLogic data reveals that the rate of Jackson area foreclosures among outstanding mortgage loans was 2.04 percent for the month of September 2012, a decrease of 0.26 percentage points compared to […]

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