Monthly Archives: October 2022

World Economic Outlook, October 2022: Countering the Cost of Living Crisis

Global Perspectives and Policies The slowdown in global economic activity is widespread and sharper than expected, with inflation higher than seen in decades. The economic outlook depends on a successful calibration of monetary and fiscal policies, the course of the war in Ukraine and growth prospects in China. The risks …

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Consumer Protection Commission and Tackling Illegal Lending Apps — Nigeria — The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News

A customer of an online money lender had taken to social media to accuse the lending app of pronouncing him dead and crafting and circulating his obituary to family and friends. Shortly after, another client revealed via a Facebook group how she had been similarly treated by a loan app …

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McHenry County Council District 2 Candidates Talk Money, Taxes and Fiscal Responsibility – Shaw Local

Candidates for the McHenry County Board of Directors in District 2 said the public wants to talk about money. Voters, they said, told them of their worries about property taxes, inflation and general uncertainty about the economy. The county council has its own financial concerns. After years of no levy …

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New Mexico residents owed millions in unclaimed money

A few years ago, I received an urgent email from my sister. The subject line said “Found Money!” She went on to explain that on a whim, she decided to search the Internet for databases containing the names of people who were owed money for one reason or another. To …

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Reading: White House, Treasury and state officials discuss U.S. bailout investments in manufacturing through the state’s Small Business Credit Initiative

Thursday, October 27e 2022, officials from the White House, Treasury Department, Arizona, Michigan and Minnesota met with stakeholders to discuss key investments from the American Small Business Credit Initiative (SSBCI) Rescue Plan (ARP), which are expected to bring billions of dollars in funding to small businesses involved in manufacturing and …

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Story Map Launched to Celebrate 20 Years of Historic Preservation – Morris County, NJ

Posted on October 26, 2022 Locate, view and access audio/visual presentations of each preserved site Morris County Celebrates 20e Anniversary of the Morris County Historic Preservation Trust Fund by launching an online interactive story map of all historic sites found in the county, specifically offering background information, photos, videos and …

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Multi-Family Real Estate Investment | The bank rate

So you are thinking of investing in real estate. Whether you dream of becoming the next real estate mogul or just want a duplex to help pay your mortgage, there are plenty of compelling reasons why you might want to target a particular type of property: the multi-family home. . …

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Why buying Upstart stock now could be a stroke of genius

Whenever consumers apply for a loan, they worry about one thing: their credit score. A few points up or down could make a big difference in the interest rate, which could add up to a lot of money over the life of a loan. Especially for those just starting out, …

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Virgo horoscope for today October 25, 2022: Try to avoid lending or borrowing money | Astrology

VIRGO (August 24-September 23) Dear Virgo, it’s a good day, so make the most of it. A trip with a loved one can be refreshing. According to the daily astrological prediction, you can enjoy the change of scenery and the natural beauty. Healthwise, it’s a moderate day. Bad weather or …

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Adyen Powers the Future of Financial Services by Launching Integrated Financial Products

Product suite enables potential revenue increase of up to 70% for platforms and marketplaces AMSTERDAM, October 23, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Adyen (AMS: ADYEN)the global fintech platform of choice for large corporations, has expanded its offering by releasing two new integrated financial products – Capital and Accounts – which are now …

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Oz loans an additional $1 million to his Pennsylvania Senate campaign

CNN — Mehmet Ozthe Republican candidate for the U.S. Senate in Pennsylvania, loaned his campaign an additional $1 million on Oct. 20, according to a filing with the FEC. Oz loaned his campaign money from his personal fortune throughout his candidacy – including $7 million in the most recent third …

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Singapore Information Theft – Data from Alleged 2.6 Million Online Marketplace Carousell Accounts Sold on Dark Web, Hacking Forums

SINGAPORE, Oct 22 (The Straits Times/ANN): A database of allegedly stolen user accounts from the Carousell online marketplace is being sold on the Dark Web and hacking forums, verified by The Sunday Times found. The database, which would contain the information of 2.6 million accounts, is sold for 1,000 Singapore …

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Kotak Mahindra Bank Q2FY23 Results: Private Lender Reports Strong Numbers; PAT, NII each up 27% YoY – check the highlights

Private lender Kotak Mahindra Bank on Saturday reported strong earnings for the second quarter of fiscal 2022-23 (Q2FY23), with double-digit growth in earnings and net interest income (NII), as well as a improvement in asset quality during the quarter. Profit After Tax (PAT) of Kotak Mahindra Bank increased by 27% …

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What do you want to know

The Austin metro area’s unemployment rate edged down in September, dropping it below 3% for the first time in four months, according to unadjusted figures released Friday by the Texas Workforce Commission. seasonal factors. Here are some key takeaways from the latest unemployment figures: Economists say if you want a …

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Simmons First National Corporation declares dividend of $0.19 per share

PINE BLUFF, Arch., October 20, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Simmons First National Corporation (NASDAQ: SFNC) (Simmons) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend on Simmons Class A common stock $0.19 per share, which is payable on January 3, 2023to shareholders registered in December 15, 2022. …

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Online shoppers who buy in-store respond to product substitutions based on item type, Auburn University study finds

Body of the article A new study from Auburn University’s Harbert College of Business found that consumers who buy online and collect in-store, a process known as BOPIS or click and collect, are more likely to be satisfied with substitutions for out-of-stock products when the item is a staple like …

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Student Loan Repayment: What Happened?

Washington DC – President Joe Biden announced at the end of August a proposal forgive up to $20,000 of student loan debt (assuming one received the Pell grant – $10,000 if one did not receive the grant). This proposal originally included the cancellation of student loans held by private companies, …

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Selling your house yourself? It’s the key to success

Image source: Getty Images If you are considering selling by owner, you must read this first. Key points Real estate agents charge expensive commissions, but you can avoid this by selling your home yourself. If you’re selling yourself, you need to make sure you take great photos for your home …

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Managing debt while in college – The Collegian

College can be a great time, but it also comes with many kinds of stressors. One of the main stresses as a college student can be finances. Paying for college can be a difficult task to navigate and understand. Borrowing money to pay for college can be the first type …

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How Social Engineering Attacks Use Third Parties for Credibility – Forbes Advisor

Editorial Note: We earn a commission on partner links on Forbes Advisor. Commissions do not affect the opinions or ratings of our editors. You have to hand it over to the crooks for their creativity and determination. The criminals are doing their research to make their tricks more elaborate, so …

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IT News Online – Supermicro Collaborates with Infineon on Green Computing, Leverages Infineon’s High-Efficiency Power Stages to Reduce Data Center Power Consumption

Media outreach2022-10-18 MUNICH, GERMANY – Media OutReach – October 18, 2022 – The new dimension of digitalization is huge and global data volumes will only grow exponentially in the future with video streaming, virtual conferences , cloud services, cryptocurrencies and many other digital applications. Experts estimate that the data has …

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Mobile loan apps: shared or destructive future in Nigeria

Before any living being can thrive, the survival aspect of life must be addressed. Food, water, clothing, sleep, and shelter are all necessities for animals and humans. Besides sleep, which is naturally on the list, others cannot be obtained without a little money. Money, whether borrowed or earned, remains the …

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Dave Ramsey says you can buy a house without a credit score – but there’s a big problem with this advice

Image source: Getty Images Could following his advice hurt your ability to buy a home? Key points Dave Ramsey doesn’t believe construction credit is important. It says you can buy a house without a credit score. Following his advice could cost you dearly since you will have fewer options. Financial …

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Nobel Prize-winning economist warns the Fed will be in ‘all sorts of trouble’ if it raises rates too quickly

This seasoned journalist earned his MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. So I was delighted to learn that Douglas Diamond, one of his eminent professors, has just shared the Nobel Prize in Economics with former Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke and frequent Diamond collaborator Philip Dybvig of …

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You get some student loan debt wiped out, but what about the rest?

By Cecilia Clark Whether you need smaller payments, want to pay them back faster, or work in the public service, make a plan now before the holidays. This article is reprinted with permission from NerdWallet. According to an August press release from the White House, twenty million people, or nearly …

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Peachland fire chief cautiously optimistic voters will approve loan for new Protective Services building in referendum – West Kelowna News

Photo: Peachland Fire and Rescue Services Fire Chief Dennis Craig took a video tour of the existing fire station to show voters how the aging and crowded facility poses many health and safety issues. The Peachland District Fire Chief is cautiously optimistic he will get the go-ahead from voters to …

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In Palm Beach County, concerns over the online protection of students’ private health data

In a post-Roe world, the movement of student-athlete health information online has caused an outcry over reproductive privacy. WLRN’s Sherrilyn Cabrera spoke with Katherine Kokal of the Palm Beach Post, who reported the story. Florida student-athletes must report any medical conditions to their school before registering to play for the …

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What are British gilts? Bank of England actions explained

The Bank of England said it was forced to intervene to stabilize the UK economy after Chancellor of the Exchequer Kwasi Kwarteng’s mini budget All eyes have been on the UK economy since Kwasi Kwarteng presented his mini budget on September 23. The Chancellor of the Exchequer’s huge tax-cutting exercise, …

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LEGGETT & PLATT REDUCES ITS FULL YEAR OBJECTIVES AND ANNOUNCES RECENT ACQUISITIONS

CARTHAGE, Mo., October 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Sales forecast for the full year 2022 lowered to $5$0.1 to $5.2 billion EPS forecasts for the year 2022 reduced to $2.30–$2.45 Acquisition of a Hydraulic Cylinders activity and two Textiles activities Diversified manufacturer Leggett & Platt has lowered its forecast for 2022: …

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As rents rise, buying can hedge against inflation

Lester Clements II Tenants across the country are facing record annual rent increases. In Bernalillo County, average monthly rents have risen 20.8% since the pandemic began, meaning Albuquerquens are having to sacrifice more of their income to keep up. Owning a home, on the other hand, is a hedge against …

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US households and businesses see savings deteriorate as ‘financial fragility’ rises

By Joseph Adinolfi After saving in the aftermath of the COVID-19 crisis, American households and businesses are seeing their financial cushions quickly deteriorate as prices have soared and the Federal Reserve has dramatically increased the cost of borrowing. That’s according to the latest reading of S&P Global Ratings’ Financial Frailty …

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Arizona GOP raised record funds with misleading arguments about election audit

The Arizona Republican Party has raised record sums in 2021 with repeated pleas to supporters for money to help audit the 2020 presidential election. “Participate to help us complete the US audit!” and “Help America’s Audit” were among dozens of party presentations. But Kelli Ward, the state party chair, was …

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Louisville Celebrates Digital Inclusion Week and Touts National Pioneer Designation

As Digital Inclusion Week comes to an end, the Louisville Metropolitan Government (LMG) celebrates the National Digital Inclusion Alliance (NDIA) Digital Inclusion Pioneer 2022 designation – the third time the city has received the accolade for digital equity. “Even before I was mayor, it was clear to me that Louisville …

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Credit Suisse isn’t the Lehman moment you’re looking for

Generals always make the last war, they say, and right now it seems like a lot of people are looking for the next Bear Stearns or Lehman Brothers. They are only half right. The 2008 crisis that killed these investment banks started with subprime mortgages and complex credit products, but …

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How a Temporary Rate Buyback Can Help Lower House Payments – Orange County Register

It wasn’t too long ago that real estate agents and their door-to-door sellers could hit top dollar, and then some thanks to a pandemic-fueled buying spree. It was not uncommon to hear sellers asking buyers to waive the appraisal contingency (standard language in the residential purchase contract). Or forego potentially …

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Central banks face the dangers of recession

While the attention of many UK investors has been riveted on the turmoil in sterling and UK government bonds, they should not ignore the global context in which this turmoil has taken place. Led by the US Federal Reserve, there has been a concerted campaign to raise interest rates in …

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Hans Niemann’s chess cheating scandal looms over his play at U.S. Championships: NPR

Chess.com alleges that 19-year-old grandmaster Hans Niemann cheated in more than 100 games. Pongkiat Rungrojkarnka/EyeEm/Getty Images/EyeEm hide caption toggle caption Pongkiat Rungrojkarnka/EyeEm/Getty Images/EyeEm Chess.com alleges that 19-year-old grandmaster Hans Niemann cheated in more than 100 games. Pongkiat Rungrojkarnka/EyeEm/Getty Images/EyeEm The trickle of information about the cheating scandal that has devastated …

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Ex-hacker convicted of stealing computer power to mine cryptocurrency and stealing personal information of over 100 million people | USAO-WDWA

Seattle – A 37-year-old former Seattle tech worker was sentenced today in the U.S. District Court in Seattle to time served and 5 years probation, including tracking and computer monitoring, for seven federal crimes related to his scheme to hack into cloud computer data storage accounts. and stealing data and …

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3 Warren Buffett stocks to buy on hand in October

For nearly six decades, Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A -0.06%) (BRK.B -0.95%) CEO Warren Buffett has printed profits for his shareholders. Since early 1965, Buffett led his company’s Class A shares (BRK.A) to a robust average annual return of 20.1%, equivalent to an overall gain of 3,641,613%, until December 31, 2021. For …

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Here’s why a self-made real estate millionaire says you shouldn’t buy a house

Image source: Getty Images It’s a decision you might regret. Key points You will often hear that owning a home is a great investment. One expert thinks otherwise, and for good reason. Home ownership is expensive, with no guarantee of return on investment. Real estate mogul Grant Cardone knows a …

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Alabama court upholds longtime sheriff’s felony convictions

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — A state appeals court has upheld the felony convictions of a man who served 38 years as a sheriff in a northern Alabama county. In Friday’s unanimous decision, the Alabama Court of Criminal Appeals also denied former Limestone County Sheriff Mike Blakely’s request for a new …

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Smart Money – Sam Richardson: High street savers lose out as highest paying accounts are now only available online

Answer: Life for savers who don’t want to go online has certainly gotten harder – just at a time when all savers should check what rate they’re earning. Even if you opened a savings account 12 months ago, it is highly unlikely to be competitive today. At the time, the …

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