Archive for the ‘financial privacy’ Category

BTC – In 2007 Washington State passed the Employee Privacy and New Credit Check Law April 18th.

Washington State may be trifling on RFID implementation for toll roads, borders, and supermarkets but it is good about not allowing nosey employers to run down your credit score with repeated background checks.

[They also have no State Income Tax.]  ; D

SEE ALSO: MEPs voice concerns over SWIFT data transfers

European politicians have voiced their concerns over the way Europol is handling requests for data from the US under the controversial SWIFT scheme, which gives the US the ability to access bank transfer information that it suspects has links to terrorism.