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Fort Drum Biomass Plant Needs Legislation to Keep Operating | Business

WATERTOWN — Fort Drum will lose its entire power source if state lawmakers don’t pass a bill pending in both legislative houses. Eight years ago, ReEnergy Black River LLC, the company that operates a $50 million biomass facility, won a Department of Defense contract to supply 100% of Fort Drum’s electricity for the next 20 years. . But all of ...

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45% of millennials don’t know their bank account balance

NEW YORK (StudyFinds.org) – Checking their finances is one of the last things on the minds of these millennials. A survey examining how 2,000 millennials manage their money reveals that the average young adult spends almost 150 hours more per year browsing social media than monitoring their finances! It’s not the only activity they seem to prioritize before their money ...

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6 easy ways to save for retirement in your twenties

Adult life is limited by your 20s on one side and your retirement on the other. It can be hard to imagine the latter from the former’s perspective, but what you do at kick-off will have a big say in your condition at the finish line. Related: 10 Most Promising Careers for Gen Z WorkersSee: The surprising ways Gen Z ...

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Are you unbanked? Here’s what you need to know

Unbanked communities face significant barriers to receiving banking products and services. Experts weigh in on how to identify a financial institution with more inclusive policies and practices. Consider Bank On-certified or FDIC-designated minority depository institutions for options. Read more stories from Personal Finance Insider. Loading Something is loading. Opening a bank account can play an important role in personal finances. ...

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The growth of telehealth raises data and identity issues

The pandemic has exposed many weak links in health care, and identity is an important one. Healthcare providers are floating on oceans of sensitive patient data, which not only poses a glaring risk of fraud, but also injects massive inefficiency into an overburdened system. Duplicate medical records issues, different records for the same person stored in disconnected systems – not ...

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TTCU Announces Rewards Dividend | News

The TTCU Federal Credit Union announced that $3.7 million in member reward dividends were paid out to TTCU members in 2021, an increase of 5% over the previous year. “The single most important factor driving the increase in member rewards payouts has been strong deposit growth that has continued into 2021,” said TTCU Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer ...

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States with weaker gun laws have higher rates of gun-related homicides and suicides, study finds

“What this project does is show what we’ve been saying for years: gun laws save lives,” said Nick Suplina, senior vice president of law and policy at Everytown for Gun Safety Support Fund. “We think this is going to be a very important tool for lawmakers, journalists and advocates looking for the kind of visual tool that can make this ...

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Reviews | Biden can still save his presidency

The view that the Biden presidency is crumbling — and failing — has now moved from opinion pages to news pages, from right-wing criticism to conventional Beltway wisdom. “With the White House legislative agenda in shambles less than a year before the midterm elections,” my colleagues Lisa Lerer and Emily Cochrane reported last week, “Democrats are sounding the alarm that ...

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State Street Obtains Mandate for Defined Contribution Assets from Raytheon Technologies Corporation in the United States

BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–State Street Corporation (NYSE: STT) today announced that it has been selected by Raytheon Technologies (NYSE: RTX) as trustee, custodian, asset manager, securities lending agent and transition manager for the Raytheon Technologies Corporation Savings Plan Master Trust, a $54 billion master trust that holds the assets of all U.S.-based defined contribution plans sponsored by Raytheon Technologies. As part of ...

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Why are US voting rights at risk and what is the link between filibuster? | voting rights in the United States

The struggle for voting rights in the United States has come to an extremely important juncture. After watching Republicans pass state bills that impose new voting restrictions, Joe Biden and Senate Democrats are poised to make their most aggressive effort yet to push back. Later this week, the Senate will vote on legislation that would be the most significant expansion ...

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Biden expected to push for election bill on anniversary of Capitol riots

President Biden is expected to denounce former President Donald Trump as a threat to democracy and reiterate his calls for the passage of a federal elections bill on Thursday at an event marking the anniversary of the riot of the Capitol. Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris will address a gathering of lawmakers around 9 a.m. in the Capitol Statues ...

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Want to make a 2022 financial resolution? Don’t overlook these tax tips

Getty getty At the start of 2022, tax practitioners around the world look to the next tax season with trepidation and fear. Since the start of the pandemic, the tax industry has gone beyond just preparing tax returns. Rather, they have administered many plans ranging from helping clients secure P3s to reconcile stimulus payments to managing an increase in state ...

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US teacher detained in Libya for 6 weeks is now at home in the US

Fernando Espinoza, 29, touched down at New York’s JFK International Airport on Monday afternoon for a welcome party that included his mother, Sara Espinoza, and executives from the nonprofit Richardson Center who negotiated his return. “Obviously I made mistakes, but several other parties also made several mistakes, and it just snowballed,” Fernando Espinoza told CNN from the car on the ...

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Entourage Health and LiUNA Pension Fund Upsize Credit

TORONTO, December 24, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Entourage Health Corp. (formerly WeedMD Inc.) (TSX-V: ENTG) (OTCQX: ETRGF) (FSE: 4WE) (“Entourage“or the”Society“), a Canadian producer and distributor of award-winning cannabis products and brands, today announced that it has amended its existing credit facility (“Credit facility“) with a subsidiary of the LiUNA pension fund in central and eastern Canada (“LPF”) To add ...

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Obstruction supporters are wannabes to frame | The hill

Senator Kyrsten SinemaKyrsten SinemaPhotos of the week: tornado aftermath, medal of honor and booming superhero, Senate expert to brief Democrats on potential rule changes, Schumer says Build Back Better will be delayed MORE (D-Ariz.) Signaled – ambiguously – that she was once again considering whether to support efforts to change the filibuster to allow Sen. Joe manchinJoe Manchin Photos of ...

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Republicans struggle to save funding for Trump’s border wall

Senate Republicans are struggling to save funds for the construction of the old President TrumpDonald Trump Jan. 6 panel faces double-edged sword with Alex Jones, Roger Stone Trump takes on Woodward, Costa against China Republicans look set to win midterms – unless they fight MOREthe much-sought-after wall on the US-Mexico border, as Democrats pursue plans to cancel nearly $ 2 ...

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Building a smarter, more agile bank

When you imagine a bank in your mind, what do you see? It is most likely the traditional branch of brick and mortar. There is nothing inherently wrong with this image, but it masks the fact that a bank’s core product is digital. When you apply for a mortgage or open a checking account, you don’t get physical good. Instead, ...

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5 Steps To Avoid Stress And Debt This Holiday Season

SolStock / Getty Images The holiday season often comes with added stress for cash strapped families trying to find the perfect gifts for everyone on their list. But supply chain issues, inflation fears, and the ever-lingering risk of COVID infection mean Americans may need to spend a little more time planning a happy and healthy vacation. See: 5 Ways The ...

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Lakeland Bancorp, Inc. and 1st Constitution Bancorp

OAK RIDGE, NJ and CRANBURY, NJ, November 5, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Lakeland Bancorp, Inc. (“Lakeland”) (NASDAQ: LBAI), the parent company of Lakeland Bank, and 1st Bancorp Constitution (“1st Incorporation ”) (NASDAQ: FCCY), the parent company of 1st Constitution Bank, today announced that it has received approval from the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation and the New Jersey Department of Banking ...

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Local high school and credit union celebrate five successful years of branch in school

When Jason Warren, Principal of Greenville Senior High School, contacted the Greenville Federal Credit Union in 2016, he wanted to provide his students with real-life experiences by introducing a fully functioning credit union branch in the school. Five years later, the success of the program has exceeded all expectations. Fully operated by high school students, “The Branch at Greenville High” ...

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Upton and Meijer among GOP representatives voting to despise Bannon

GRAND RAPIDS – The United States House of Representatives voted Thursday to detain Steve Bannon, who previously advised former President Donald Trump, for contempt of Congress after he failed to comply with subpoenas issued by a committee formed to investigate the causes of the January 6 uprising on the United States Capitol. The plenary voted 229-202, mostly divided along partisan ...

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President of the Navajo Nation testifies before Congress to secure the right to vote for Native Americans

WASHINGTON DC (ABC4) – Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez testified before Congress Wednesday in support of Native American voting rights at a hearing titled “Restoring Voting Rights Act: Protecting the Vote Native Americans and Alaska Natives “. “Protecting the Native American vote requires taking into account the unique challenges faced by Navajo voters,” Nez said, “The [Navajo] Nation continues to ...

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Chesapeake Utilities Secures Sustainability Financing for Capital Investments in Power Delivery Solutions

Posted: October 19, 2021 at 5:51 p.m. EDT|Update: 5 hours ago DOVER, Del., October 19, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Chesapeake Utilities Corporation (NYSE: CPK) today announced that it has obtained $ 9$ 0.6 million in sustainability funding from Bank of America to fund capital investments in energy delivery solutions provided by the company’s Marlin Gas Services subsidiary. Marlin Gas ...

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European Investment Bank grants 500 million euro loan to

September 30, 2021 Borssele 1 & 2 / Credit: Orsted Danish offshore wind farm developer Ørsted has secured a loan of € 500 million (around $ 580 million) from the European Investment Bank (EIB). The EIB said the loan was intended to support Ørsted’s increased investment program in renewable energy projects and the conclusion of the Borssele 1 and 2 ...

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Sheffield and Suzuki Marine will offer BNPL

Sheffield Financial of Truist Bank and the shipping company Suzuki Marine are working together on a financing installment loans services program. The deal, announced Tuesday, September 28, allows Sheffield to provide loan services to Suzuki Marine customers through its dealer network, covering the tiered financing of Suzuki outboards and boat packages, including Suzuki engines. . “We know how important it ...

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What is a constructor credit loan?

Building a credit history isn’t as easy as getting and paying off a conventional loan. Sometimes it is difficult for consumers – such as those who are recently divorced, recently graduated, or newly immigrated – to have enough credit history to get a installment loans or open a credit card. Homeowner loans can be a perfect way for someone who ...

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Sheffield Financial and Suzuki Marine USA LLC Announce Retail Finance Program Agreement | State

WINSTON-SALEM, North Carolina, September 28, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Sheffield Financial, a division of Truist Bank, member of the FDIC and Suzuki Marine United States LLC (Suzuki Marine), recently entered into a financing services program agreement. Suzuki Marine offers a wide range of outboard motors, including the largest line of four-stroke engines in the industry. The agreement allows Sheffield ...

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Woman refused to help her sister with money

Which would you give priority to your university funds: your dream career or the surgical expenses of a loved one? A sister chose her medical career over her sister’s husband’s surgery and refused to pay for his operation. Was it a wise decision? Here’s what the experts are saying. If you lend money to family or friends, beware: you may ...

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Affordable banking services threatened by Senate plan

Last year, the Iowans preferred to send Republicans to Washington, giving majority votes to Donald Trump for president, Joni Ernst for senator, and handing over three of our state’s four congressional districts to Republicans. Now, these concerns about Democratic control in Washington appear to be valid, as the main Democrats seek to impose what could be one of the most ...

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The unfinished IGLF case – Manila bulletin

There used to be a small fund, the Industrial Guarantee and Loan Fund (IGLF), which quietly but steadily served the MSME sector for over 65 years. When the pandemic hit us, I wondered how the IGLF could have been used as an instrument to meet the needs of our struggling small businesses. Sadly, some people in the upper echelons of ...

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CoreVest Announces Expansion of Correspondent Channel for Commercial Lending with Pricing of First Bridging Loan Securitization

NEW YORK, September 20, 2021 / PRNewswire / – CoreVest American Finance, LLC (“CoreVest”) today announced it is expanding its channel of commercial lending correspondents after pricing of CoreVest’s inaugural securitization of bridge loans on assets transitional housing. The securitization, CAFL-2021-RTL1, had an initial capital balance of $ 270 million and represents an interest in a pool of loans secured ...

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Plan to cover I-5 in Rose Quarter | News Radio 1190 KEX

The Oregon Transportation Commission last week put forward the road coverage option for the I-5 Rose district improvement project known as the Hybrid 3 option, with conditions. Today’s decision by the CTA takes forward the bill that was part of the 2017 House Bill, passed in 2017, a major bill on transportation financing. The legislation ordered ODOT to build the ...

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Joint Economic Community Development Council Meeting – Lexington Progress

The Henderson County Joint Economic Development Board met on August 23, 2021.Photo by: W. Clay Crook / The Lexington Progress Article by W. Clay Crook- The Joint Economic Community Development Council for Henderson County met at the Lexington Utilities Operations Center on Monday, August 23, 2021. Lexington Mayor Jeff Griggs, House Manager Melissa Gilbert, City Manager of Parkers Crossroads Steve ...

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Advise: approach family loans with caution

Mixing family and money can be complicated, which is why an expert from Greenleaf Trust recommends that all factors be weighed and that everything be thoroughly documented in the case of family loans. Regina Jaegar, Vice President and Senior Trust Relations Officer at Greenleaf Trust and Certified Trustee and Trustee, recently spoke to the Business Journal about family loans, which ...

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Selina Finance partners with Pure Law to reduce turnaround times

“Pure Law is a game-changer for Selina in terms of the ability to finish quickly and efficiently.” Selina Finance has partnered with Pure Law to finalize its overdraft second charge loan facilities. The partnership with Pure Law will allow Selina to complete loan files within hours of receiving the firm offer, which will reduce turnaround times and allow clients to ...

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