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Demystifying SEC Compliance: A Guide for Financial Firms

Demystifying SEC Compliance: A Guide for Financial Firms

February, 2024 | Charles IT

For financial firms navigating the ever-evolving landscape of cybersecurity, understanding the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) compliance requirements is crucial. This guide delves into the [...]

Navigating Change: MSPs as Compliance Guides in Shifting Regulations

Navigating Change: MSPs as Compliance Guides in Shifting Regulations

February, 2024 | Charles IT

Are you a small to medium-sized business (SMB) leader inundated with acronyms such as HIPAA, FINRA, CMMC, and SOC 2? Do the ever-changing regulations and evolving cybersecurity threats cause you [...]

Mastering the Move: IT Strategies for Seamless Office Transitions

Mastering the Move: IT Strategies for Seamless Office Transitions

February, 2024 | Charles IT

We know it's not often that you're completing office moves or major renovations as a small-to-medium sized business, but at one point or another, it'll happen. A major component of an office move [...]

The Top 10 Cybersecurity Threats Facing Financial Firms in 2024

The Top 10 Cybersecurity Threats Facing Financial Firms in 2024

February, 2024 | Charles IT

The financial industry remains a prime target for cyber attacks, and it's not difficult to understand the underlying reasons. With most cyberattacks being driven by money, it's only logical to direct [...]

Closing the Gap: How MSPs Help SMBs Achieve Compliance from Scratch

Closing the Gap: How MSPs Help SMBs Achieve Compliance from Scratch

January, 2024 | Charles IT

Compliance. It's a term that can send shivers down any small business owner's spine. The ever-changing landscape of regulations, from CMMMC for manufacturers to HIPAA for healthcare and FINRA for [...]

5 Security Services to Unlock Growth for SMBs

5 Security Services to Unlock Growth for SMBs

January, 2024 | Charles IT

As a small business owner, you have ambitious dreams. You aspire to reach new heights, make a bigger impact, and witness your team thrive. However, achieving true growth requires a strong foundation, [...]

5 Ways a Managed Service Provider Can Elevate Your Business

5 Ways a Managed Service Provider Can Elevate Your Business

January, 2024 | Charles IT

We're merging into a security-first world, and we don't mean physical security, we're talking about technology security. Nearly every business in this era is operating off of integrated technology [...]

Business Internet Services: Fiber vs. Coax

Business Internet Services: Fiber vs. Coax

January, 2024 | Charles IT

Navigating the landscape of internet connections for your SMB can be quite daunting. On one side, we have the well-established coax, also known as cable internet, which is both familiar and [...]

2024 Cyber Threat Landscape: What to Prepare For

2024 Cyber Threat Landscape: What to Prepare For

January, 2024 | Charles IT

The year 2024 holds immense promise for small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs). Economic growth is projected, innovation is accelerating, and technology is shaping new opportunities. But amidst [...]

Holiday Traditions at Charles IT

Holiday Traditions at Charles IT

December, 2023 | Charles IT

We like to think that the holiday season at Charles IT is the merriest, and the brightest! 🎄⛄🎁

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