Free Identity Protection Service by CSID Now Open For Enrollment

Columbia, SC (October 24, 2013) — Starting today, South Carolina taxpayers impacted by last year’s security breach at the SC Department of Revenue are able to enroll for up to one year of identity and credit protection coverage with CSID by visiting or by calling 855-880-2743. Enrollment will remain open until October 1, 2014. […]

2014 Tax Season to Start Late Following Government Closure

October 22, 2013 WASHINGTON–The Internal Revenue Service today announced a delay of approximately one to two weeks to the start of the 2014 filing season to allow adequate time to program and test tax processing systems following the 16-day federal government closure. The IRS is exploring options to shorten the expected delay and will announce […]

SC ID Protection Service Open for Enrollment October 24, 2013

Learn More and Enroll at or by calling 855-880-2743 Columbia, SC (October 15, 2013) — The State of South Carolina and CSID, a leading provider of global, enterprise-level identity protection and fraud detection technologies and solutions, today announced that taxpayers impacted by last years’ SC Department of Revenue security breach can begin enrolling in the state-provided […]

CSID to Provide Identity Protection for South Carolina Taxpayers

Columbia, SC (October 8, 2013) — Eligible South Carolina taxpayers can sign up and receive state-provided identity protection coverage through CSID, at or 855-880-2743, beginning October 24, 2013. The deadline to enroll is October 1, 2014. Until CSID enrollment is open, taxpayers are encouraged to visit for more information about the services provided. […]

CSID Awarded Contract to Provide SC Identity Protection

Columbia, SC (October 4, 2013) — The South Carolina Budget and Control Board today announced that CSID, a leading provider of global enterprise-level identity protection and fraud detection technologies and solutions, has received the award to assist South Carolina taxpayers whose personal information was compromised during the 2012 Department of Revenue (DOR) security breach. Eligible […]

What the government shutdown does NOT mean

The government shutdown does not mean you get out of paying your taxes.  All payments are due in full on their regularly scheduled dates.  While it might be nice if no taxes were collected during the shutdown, unfortunately it simply does not work that way. It’s enough to make you think they are just yanking […]

Prices Set for New Health-Care Exchanges

September 25, 2013 The federal government has released the rates for the new healthcare exchanges and the news is good if you are an older healthcare consumer.  Younger consumers should probably plan on paying slightly more than they are accustomed to paying.  In Columbia, South Carolina the lowest cost plan that meets the new requirements […]

Taking Advantage of the Provisions of Health Care Reform

September 24, 2013 Politics aside, how could coverage improve for you & your loved ones? Health care reform has many fans and many detractors. Amid all the sound and fury, the plain facts risk being blurred. So here is a look at where the reforms stand, and what they potentially offer you. Here is how […]

South Carolina Awards Credit Monitoring Contract to CSID

Columbia, SC (September 23, 2013) — Budget and Control Board Director Marcia Adams today announced that after a competitive bid process, CSIdentity Corporation (CSID) has been awarded a contract to provide an additional year of free credit protection for eligible individuals. Individuals whose information was potentially compromised in the Department of Revenue (DOR) security breach […]

Healthcare Reform is upon us

9/23/2013 In case you have been living under a rock and are unaware of all the noise surrounding the introduction of a major portion of the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare), we would like to remind you that Healthcare Reform is finally about to implement its most significant feature, affordable healthcare for everyone. If you are […]