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Kim Syrop

Kim Syrop is the SVP of Webster Bank's Fraud Mitigation & Loss Management Unit. She has oversight of the Bank's fraud prevention strategies and operations, overdraft servicing, fraud investigation and recovery efforts. Kim's past experience includes work in Bank Secrecy Act & Anti-Money Laundering Compliance, as well as Branch Banking, Call Center Management, Telemarketing and Training. Kim holds a Bachelor's of Science degree from The University of Connecticut. Kim L. Syrop, Senior Vice President Fraud Mitigation and Loss Management @KimSyrop on Twitter Office: 203-294-8235

Kim's Blog Articles

Let’s have a show of hands. Who would like to get into debt fast, raise your hand! I don’t see any hands…maybe because this is the internet, but usually, it’s not a life goal to get into debt, especially fast. Unfortunately, thousands of people who utilize the services of payday lenders every month do exactly that.   [. . .]
The “golden years” conjures up images of retirement, relaxation, and enjoying the fruits of years of labor. Unfortunately, an increasing number of seniors are not enjoying this time because they are victims of elder abuse. The three most prevalent areas of elder abuse are:  physical and emotional abuse, abuse in long-term care facilities, and financial abuse. This blog will focus on financial elder abuse. [. . .]
You may not think about filing your taxes until April, but trust me, you should do it sooner rather than later! If you don't, you may become one of an estimated 226,000 taxpayers who became the victim of tax refund fraud last year. [. . .]
If it seems too good to be true, it probably is… Today’s job market is fraught with scammers preying on the most vulnerable potential victims – the increasing ranks of the unemployed. [. . .]