Monthly Archives: September 2022

Phishing scams are the target of new banking and phone rules

Kim So-young, vice chairman of the Financial Services Commission, announced government measures against voice phishing in Seoul on Thursday. [YONHAP] Cash deposits at ATMs without a card or passbook — using only account number and PIN — will be limited to 500,000 won ($347) per day and withdrawals will be capped at 3 million won per day. Transfers will not ...

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Your guide to the latest trends in email fraud and identity theft

Chances are you or someone you know has been the victim of email fraud or identity theft. At the very least, you’ve probably received a variety of spam and text messages asking you to provide payment or confirm your identity. The good news is that cybersecurity protection is constantly evolving and improving, with cybersecurity education programs preparing skilled professionals to ...

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Failed to pay home loan EMIs? Here’s what you need to know

Know the consequences of a default on your EMI home loan Paying off a home loan is a long-term affair that usually lasts 15 to 20 years. Paying your equivalent monthly payments (EMI) on time is crucial for several reasons. Yet, during this long tenure, some people often fail to do so due to financial problems or other hardships. Regularly ...

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Allowing the redesign puts the usual allies on opposite sides

Environmentalists and clean energy groups, historically allied in seeking a rapid expansion of carbon-free energy sources, have opposed the permit review proposal introduced last week by Sen. Joe Manchin III, DW .Go. The proposal, which is expected to be included in a resolution continuing to vote this week as part of a deal he reached with Majority Leader Charles E. ...

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Battery maker WA faces charges of supplying US technology to China

“There was no plan” On April 7, 2021, Western Technologies sent a notice of intent to sell UniEnergy’s warranty through a private sale. The company had not repaid its loan for almost a year. The guarantee included substantially all of UniEnergy’s remaining assets, including its technology license. On April 22, UniEnergy left its headquarters in Mukilteo, leaving behind a mess ...

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Tompkins Financial Corporation – Consensus indicates 2.6% upside potential

Tompkins Financial Corporation with ticker code (TMP) now have 2 analysts covering the stock. Analyst consensus points to a ‘Hold’ rating. The range between the high target price and the low target price is between 80 and 75, with the middle target price at 77.5. Now, with the previous closing price of 75.51, this indicates that there is 2.6% upside ...

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4 Martinsville women discuss their experiences as business owners

MONIQUE HOLLAND Martinsville Newsletter Four women owners of new and existing Martinsville businesses recently joined two female journalists for a morning of camaraderie, conversation and advice. Before the meeting started, one of the women said she might be interrupted by a call from a worker. “Isn’t that just typical,” said Mary Rives Brown, who owns Berry-Elliott Realtors with Doris Berry, ...

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5 buy-listed stocks trading under $10 that also pay huge dividends – 24/7 Wall St.

Invest September 24, 2022 06:15 While most of Wall Street focuses on large and large-cap stocks because they offer a degree of safety and liquidity, many investors are limited in the number of stocks they can buy. Many of the biggest public companies, especially the tech giants, trade in the hundreds, up to over $1,000 per share or more. At ...

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Thirteen Bruins set personal bests in strong performance at Dellinger Invitational

History links Springfield, Oregon- UCLA’s cross country team wrapped up competition at the 2022 Bill Dellinger Invitational early Friday afternoon. Six of the Bruins’ eight runners on the men’s side established PR in the race, placing third (63 points) behind Oregon (39) and Portland (62). The women had seven established PR runners out of the eight competing ...

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Lonestar Cell MTN connects Afriland Bank to push-and-pull service

Lonestar Cell MTN has extended its mobile wallet banking transaction service, known as “Push and Pull”, to Afriland First Development Bank for the benefit of its customers and subscribers. The service, which operates on a reciprocal basis, allows Afriland First Bank account holders to link their bank accounts to their MTN mobile money wallets, allowing them to “transfer money from ...

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CITGO HOLDING, INC. ANNOUNCES FULL REPAYMENT OF TERM LOAN

HOUSTON, September 22, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — CITGO Holding, Inc., a Delaware company (the “Company“), announced today that the Company has fully reimbursed the few $267 million total principal amount of debt remaining outstanding under the Company’s Senior Secured Term Loan B due 2023. Today’s repayment follows the $216 million refund made on August 24, 2022 as part of the term ...

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Lora Weiss honors Congressman Frank Lucas as 2022 ‘Champion of Science’

Both universities sponsored Lucas as a testament to his dedication and leadership, resulting in vital support and critical funding increases that enable research universities to make meaningful contributions to cutting-edge technologies and innovations. During his tenure as committee chair, Lucas spearheaded numerous bills that invest in the nation’s STEM talent and innovation – advancing more than 40 science research and ...

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Money Mutual starts again

GLENDALE, Calif., Sept. 22, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — No credit check loans are a simple solution if you need a large sum of money for medical bills, student loans, car repairs or holidays. However, a bad credit history can make it difficult to obtain most traditional loans. Businesses generally consider a favorable credit score as a primary factor when determining ...

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T-Bills Beat CDs – Terry Savage

The Fed continues to push interest rates higher – and it’s stunning the stock market. After all, who should take the risk of stocks if you can safely earn interest on an FDIC-insured bank account or on Treasury bills, which are IOUs directly from the government? In recent years, savers have been penalized for keeping money in safe, short-term investments. ...

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Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated $61M construction loan secured for suburban Dallas senior housing development

SEATTLE – September 19, 2022 –JLL Capital Markets today announced that it has arranged $61 million in construction financing for the development of The Preserve at Spring Creek, a 230-unit assisted living, memory care and independent living community in Garland, Texas. , in the suburbs of Dallas. JLL worked on behalf of joint venture sponsor, JAMP Enterprises LLC and Frontier ...

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Help the MOWA Band of Choctaw Indians seek tribal recognition

Published: September 20, 2022 | Author: Kenzie Lundberg | Category: Academics Dr. Mark E. Miller, professor of history at Southern Utah University, recently wrote a brief in favor of federal tribal recognition of the MOWA Band of Choctaw Indians. After being denied federal recognition in the 1990s, the band is now looking to its representatives in Congress to gain tribal ...

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Pagaya stock continues volatile run with 60% drop amid lockout expiry

By Emilie Bary AI lending company could be a ‘long-term winner’ but faces short-term risks, analyst says Shares of Israeli fintech company Pagaya Technologies Ltd. continued their frantic run on Tuesday, falling 60% at noon in a move believed to be linked to the expiration of a lockdown. Pagaya (PGY), which uses artificial intelligence to model lending risk, went public ...

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Savers, now is the time to choose an online bank

You should reconsider the bank you use, at least for some of your savings. If you’re a customer of one of the major retail banks, chances are you’re leaving real money on the table. High-yield online savings accounts are finally starting to look like they’re actually high-yielding — or at least higher-yielding than they’ve been in recent years. After keeping ...

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Bank of Hawaii Co. (NYSE:BOH) Interest Update

Bank of Hawaii Co. (NYSE:BOH – Get Rating) was the target of strong short-term interest growth in August. As of August 31, there was short interest totaling 2,050,000 shares, a growth of 10.8% from the total of 1,850,000 shares as of August 15. Based on an average daily trading volume of 168,000 shares, the short interest ratio is currently 12.2 ...

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Biden equivocates in 2024 as Republicans send culture wars into overdrive

CNN — If America’s angry politics weren’t mixed enough, President Joe Biden has just injected new uncertainty into a head-spinning midterm election campaign. His comment, in a ’60 Minutes’ interview aired Sunday night, that it was ‘far too early’ to consider a 2024 re-election bid that had previously seemed self-evident, added to a swirling sense of turmoil before the November ...

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FSCL urges lenders to take note

A loan company has been ticked off and ordered to pay $500 in a case that asked if a woman had been helped enough to fully understand the contract she was signing. Monday, September 19, 2022, 8:35 a.m. by Eric Frykberg Financial Services Complaints (FSCL), concluded that the matter fell under a section of the Consumer Credit Agreements and Finance ...

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Lexin Fintech Holdings Ltd. (NASDAQ:LX) Short Interest Up 13.6% in August

Lexin Fintech Holdings Ltd. (NASDAQ:LX – Get Rating) was the target of a surge in short-term interest in August. As of August 31, there was short interest totaling 1,420,000 shares, an increase of 13.6% from the total of 1,250,000 shares as of August 15. Based on an average daily volume of 971,700 shares, the short interest ratio is currently 1.5 ...

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SBI waives SMS fees on mobile money transfers; Check details

The State Bank of India (SBI), the country’s largest lender, said it has waived SMS charges on mobile money transfers. Users cannot easily transact at no additional cost using USSD (Unstructured Supplementary Service Data) services. “SMS charges are now waived on mobile money transfers! Users can now easily transact without any additional charges… Just dial *99# and enjoy banking services ...

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Main Street Phase II project faces $18 million funding shortfall, council learns

For 15 years, the City of Mountlake Terrace has been primarily focused on completing its Main Street Revitalization Project, which runs along West 56th Avenue from the Mountlake Terrace Transit Center to Southwest 230th Street. While Phase I of the project was completed in 2020, the city faces a potential $18 million shortfall to complete the second phase, Mountlake Terrace ...

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LPOSD celebrates constitution day | Bonner County Daily Bee

Two hundred and thirty-five years ago, on September 17, 1787, the Constitution of the United States of America was signed by 39 delegates in Philadelphia. Following this, the Founders worked alongside the states to create solutions that would allow the Constitution to be ratified. Compromises with states like Massachusetts resulted in the ratification of 10 amendments to the US Constitution ...

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Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. Announces Quarterly Dividend of $0.54 (NASDAQ: WASH)

Washington Trust Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:WASH – Get Rating) announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, September 16, reports The Wall Street Journal. Shareholders of record on Monday October 3 will receive a dividend of 0.54 per share from the financial services provider on Friday October 7. This represents an annualized dividend of $2.16 and a yield of 4.32%. The ex-date of ...

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Best personal lenders for a 550 credit score

Our goal at Credible Operations, Inc., NMLS Number 1681276, hereafter referred to as “Credible”, is to give you the tools and confidence you need to improve your finances. Although we promote the products of our partner lenders who pay us for our services, all opinions are our own. It’s harder to qualify for a personal loan with a 550 credit ...

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How to make a Boscov credit card payment

Violeta Stoimenova/Getty Images Boscov’s is a family-owned department store with an online storefront and 48 locations from Ohio to Rhode Island. Frequent Boscov customers can benefit from the Boscov credit card, issued by Comenity Capital Bank. As a Boscov cardholder, you enjoy exclusive discounts and can earn rewards points on in-store and online Boscov purchases. Comenity offers two ways to ...

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Bed Bath & Beyond is closing 150 stores. Map of those on the list so far

Bed Bath & Beyond has announced dozens of the approximately 150 stores it plans to close. The struggling home goods retailer last month announced plans to close “low production” locations, representing about 20% of its namesake stores. The closures are part of a larger plan to stabilize the company’s finances and turn around slumping sales. In late August, Bed Bath ...

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6 charts that show how money and influence shaped the global Covid plan

There are dozens of global health organizations that have worked on Covid; those included in the POLITICO-WELT financial analysis have played a major role in designing and creating critical programs, including at the World Health Organization, to develop, secure and distribute tests, vaccines and treatments . money and power Jhe four organizations have collectively spent just under $10 billion since ...

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LendingClub: Why $1,400 is a “new” emergency expense

For years, $400 served as a shorthand for the precarious state of the American consumer’s financial health, whether they could afford to meet an unexpected emergency expense. The number has been firmly entrenched in the discussion of this country’s finances, including in the annual economic well-being reports released each year by the Federal Reserve. Now that seems a long way ...

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SEC accuses former Wells Fargo adviser of stealing from MLB player

The Securities and Exchange Commission yesterday filed charges against a former Wells Fargo adviser who allegedly defrauded two clients, including an unidentified Major League Baseball player, of more than $743,000. The SEC said that between December 2017 and June 2020, Marc J. Frankel, 61, of Tarzana, Calif., misappropriated client assets allegedly for his personal use. Frankel, whose client included MLB ...

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myFICO: How to Build Credit

SAN JOSE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Whether you’re looking to get a mortgage, take out a loan, or rent a new apartment, you need to know how essential it is to have a good credit score. For many people, building credit starts with timely payment of a student loan or credit card. However, to qualify for a credit card or loan, you often ...

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Dixie, Lafayette and Suwannee counties have been redistributed on the Florida Senate map. Here are the candidates running for the new seat

TALLAHASSEE — The stakes are high in a North Florida contest between a scion of a prominent Democratic political family and a former football star who is a “huge fan” of Gov. Ron DeSantis, in one of the races the most watched in the State Senate this year. Incumbent Sen. Loranne Ausley, a Democrat from Tallahassee, is trying to take ...

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India’s SpiceJet set to receive $28m state loan – report

SpiceJet (SG, Delhi Int’l) could receive a lifeline of around INR 2.25 billion rupees (USD 28.2 million) this week in the form of a loan under India’s guarantee scheme. Emergency Line of Credit (ECLGS), which the government launched in 2020 to support businesses affected by the pandemic. Unnamed sources from the struggling carrier told The Economic Times newspaper that the ...

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CEF Weekly Review: MLP CEF and Portfolio Diversification

Darren415 This article was first published to Systematic Income subscribers and free trials on September 4th. Welcome to another installment of our weekly CEF market review where we discuss CEF market activity both from the bottom up – highlighting individual fund news and events – as well as top-down – providing an overview of the wider market. We also try ...

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Money is best taught at home

This month, I challenge you to start teaching your children about money using your own home economics, however you choose to design it. If you’re looking for inspiration, read on and I’ll walk you through our strategy, including our payment logistics, what we pay for, the discussion of spending vs. saving, and our recent shift to investing. in stock exchange. ...

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StockNews.com launches coverage on Yiren Digital (NYSE:YRD)

StockNews.com research analysts assumed stock coverage of Yiren Digital (NYSE:YRD – Get a Rating) in a report released Saturday. The firm has set a “strong buy” rating on shares of the technology company. Yiren Digital Stock Performance Shares of YRD opened at $1.20 on Friday. Yiren Digital has a 52 week low of $0.67 and a 52 week high of ...

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Pinellas residents win $2.5 million state grant to save 14-acre forest

Two and a half years into their fight to save part of Pinellas County’s last remaining forest from a real estate developer’s bulldozer, a group of residents have helped secure the financing needed to purchase the land to be preserved. The Joint Legislative Budget Committee on Friday awarded Pinellas County $2.5 million to purchase the 14 acres on West Klosterman ...

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A strong dollar worsens the debt cycles of poor countries

The stark warning from Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell of Jackson Hole, Wyo., that the bank will continue to raise interest rates until “the job is done” strengthened the high value of the dollar for decadesworsening the vicious and unsustainable debt cycle of developing and emerging countries. As the dollar appreciated, these economies found it increasingly difficult to repay their ...

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Experts: Should you split your inheritance with your spouse?

Money / Financial Planning Ridofranz / iStock.com If you are married and you receive an inheritance, in some cases it can create an uncomfortable situation. For example, you might feel obligated to share it with your spouse, or your spouse might feel entitled to half of it. If you live in a community property state, you may even feel that ...

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20 financing options for small businesses

If you’re like most small business owners, you’re always on the lookout for new small business financing options. In this article, we’ll explore 20 different financing options for small businesses, such as traditional bank loans. Whether you’re just starting out or looking for something new, read on to find the perfect financing option for your small business. What is business ...

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Could this bill reduce taxes and strengthen social security?

As Social Security once again becomes an important political issue, several proposals are before Congress to change the way Social Security works. The last comes from Representative Angie Craig (D-MN), which has proposed eliminating taxes on Social Security benefits through legislation called the You Earned It, You Keep It Act. The bill would eliminate what is described as “unfair double ...

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Urgent Android alert because a terrifying bug is back! Delete these apps now

SharkBot is back and more dangerous than ever. This incredibly malicious malware, which is quite capable of stealing login credentials and banking information, has made an unwanted comeback on the Google Play Store, with thousands of people already under attack. Cybercriminals have used a sneaky tactic to circumvent Google’s robust security, as the apps in question are only infected by ...

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EDITORIAL: Bill ignores carbon trading

Taiwan should speed up detailed carbon pricing regulations and the creation of a carbon credit exchange to reduce carbon emissions and help local manufacturers deal with the impending “carbon border tax” levied by the EU. Taiwan has lagged behind developed countries in implementing policies to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. According to a report released by the World Bank in May, ...

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The manufacturer reaches a refinancing agreement with its creditors

Wakefield-based Carclo, which makes tolerance injection molded plastic parts and aerospace components, has reached a revised and extended financing agreement with its main secured creditors – HSBC and the pension plan. This arrangement provides access to ongoing banking facilities as well as visibility on repayment schedules through June 2025. New facilities were concluded with HSBC, the Group’s lending bank, comprising ...

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How a father was accidentally dumped almost £50billion into his bank account, making him one of the richest men in the world

A dad had the best surprise of his life when he opened his bank account to find he had been paid nearly £50billion. Darren James was stunned when he saw the number nine zero had appeared after receiving a frantic call from his wife. 4 Darren James enjoyed the incredible bargain – but sadly knew he couldn’t keep it 4 ...

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Tompkins Financial Corporation – Consensus Indicates 5.9% Upside Potential

Tompkins Financial Corporation with ticker code (TMP) now have 2 total analysts covering the stock. The consensus rating is “Hold”. The target price ranges between 80 and 75 and has an average objective at 77.5. Given that the stock’s previous close was at 73.19, this would imply an upside potential of 5.9%. The 50-day MA is 74.49 and the 200-day ...

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California could become a haven for trans youth seeking care

Governor Gavin Newsom could make California a sanctuary state for young transgender people as a bill to guarantee gender-affirming care hits his desk. The California Senate and Assembly have passed a bill that would prevent other states from taking legal action against California medical providers who provide care to patients from states where gender-affirming treatment is restricted. The bill would ...

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Salisbury Bancorp (NASDAQ:SAL) now covered by StockNews.com

StockNews.com analysts have launched a hedge on the shares of Salisbury Bancorp (NASDAQ:SAL – Get an assessment) in a research note released Friday to investors. The company has placed a “hold” rating on the bank’s shares. Salisbury Bancorp price performance Salisbury Bancorp shares opened at $23.50 on Friday. The company’s 50-day moving average is $23.66 and its two-hundred-day moving average ...

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AZ Big Media Here’s how online banking tools can make your life easier

Advancements in technology and online banking platforms allow consumers to incorporate money saving strategies into their lives and take charge of their finances. According to a survey published by the American Bankers Association44% of bank customers use mobile banking apps to manage their bank accounts, making it the most used method of interacting with financial institutions, up from 39% a ...

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Namibia: $110m loan from Trevali to fund Rosh Pinah expansion

Trevali Mining Corporation recently confirmed credit approval from Standard Bank of Namibia and Standard Bank of South Africa for a US$110 million senior secured financing facility to fund the Rosh Pinah mine expansion of society in southern Namibia. Explaining the intricacies of the deal to New Era, Trevali’s Canada-based director of investor relations Jason Mercier said the funding facility has ...

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