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    personally identifiable information (PII)

    Personally identifiable information (PII) is any data that could potentially identify a specific individual. PII can be sensitive or non-sensitive. Non-sensitive PII is information that can be transmitted in an unencrypted form.

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    Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN)

    Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) is a bureau of the United States Department of the Treasury. FinCEN was established in 1990 to safeguard financial systems from abuse by promoting transparency in the U.S. and international financial ...

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    Suspicious Activity Report (SAR)

    A Suspicious Activity Report (SAR) is a document that financial institutions must file with the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) following a suspected incident of money laundering or fraud.

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