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Fintechs increase exposure to gig economy workers as inflation increases demand for loans

Fintechs and payday lenders are aggressively lending to gig economy workers even as banks and large non-bank financial corporations (NBFCs) become more conservative in the space. Fintech lenders saw demand for food and grocery delivery managers with various app-based platforms jump up to 40% in Q4FY22, industry executives said. Higher demand, in turn, is fueled […]

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Traders accuse council bosses of ‘cheating’ City over £1 market deal

Liverpool Council have been accused of ‘misleading the city’ over a deal in which they claimed to have taken control of the city’s markets for £1. In 2016 the council bought Geraud Markets Liverpool Ltd, the company that ran the city’s markets. At the time, the board said it only paid £1 for the company […]

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Everton to pay £500,000 to Liverpool council for Bramley Moore work

Liverpool council will lose over £300,000 in fees spent on due diligence on Everton’s new stadium project. It has been confirmed that Everton will pay £502,000 of the £841,000 incurred by Liverpool Council after it was agreed last month that negotiations between the two sides would end. In a joint statement from the local authority […]

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VistaJet Releases Cleaner Aviation Action Manual

VistaJet Releases Cleaner Aviation Action Manual | Aviation Week Network https://aviationweek.com/themes/custom/particle/dist/app-drupal/assets/awn-logo.svg Skip to main content Global 7500 Credit: Bombardier Private jet company VistaJet announced at the European Business Aviation Conference and Exhibition (EBACE) that it plans to be carbon neutral by 2050 and is committed to cleaner aviation. The company also plans to help address […]

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How to spot predatory lenders

Loan sharks are illegal moneylenders, often part of organized crime, who threaten and use violence to recover their money from borrowers. Although loan sharks are less prevalent with a drop in organized crime, vulnerable people are still victims of predatory lending. If borrowing money from loved ones isn’t an option, you can consider secured credit […]

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Coralie Chun Matayoshi Explains the Effects of Sea Level Rise on Hawaii Homes

Honolulu (KHON2) – Coralie Chun Matayoshi explains the effects of sea level rise on the local real estate sector in KHON2’s latest podcast episode titled “What’s The Law”. According to scientists at the University of Hawaii, Oahu could lose 40% of its beaches over the next 20 years, due to sea level rise accelerated by […]

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The funniest one-liners left by high school kids

Even though it’s 2022 and everything is digitized, the directories still exist. We don’t know if high school kids are still lining up to buy one and then passing them around so their friends can write funny messages and draw devil horns on their exes’ photos, but at the very least most of students graduating […]

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Letter: The child tax credit should be renewed | Letters to the Editor

As families face rising costs, it’s important to remember how crucial the expanded Child Tax Credit (CTC) has been for children and families. According to a recent study by the Brookings Institution, changes to CTC in 2021, including sending it as a monthly payment, have had a profound impact. Child poverty has fallen by 40%. […]

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Governor Pritzker Signs Illinois Banking Development Districts Act

CHICAGO – Governor Pritzker signed HB 5194, the Illinois Banking Development Districts Act, goes into effect Friday. Sponsored by State Sen. Doris Turner (D-Springfield) and State Rep. La Shawn Ford (D-Chicago), the legislation creates a new incentive program for establishing bank branches in underserved communities. The program uses public-linked deposits and Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) […]

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Matthew McConaughey thinks a word should be removed from the dictionary

by: Ricky GarciaNexstar Multimedia Cable Job : May 18, 2022 / 9:26 a.m. CDT Updated: May 18, 2022 / 9:36 a.m. CDT AUSTIN (KXAN) – Matthew McConaughey wants you to stop using a word. The Texas star posted a video on twitter Monday to express his dislike of the word “incredible” and thinks it should […]

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Matthew McConaughey thinks a word should be removed from the dictionary | KETK.com

by: Ricky GarciaNexstar Multimedia Cable Job : May 18, 2022 / 9:28 a.m. CDT Updated: May 18, 2022 / 10:16 a.m. CDT AUSTIN (KXAN) – Matthew McConaughey wants you to stop using a word. The Texas star posted a video on twitter Monday to express his dislike of the word “incredible” and thinks it should […]

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How can the Ofqual revival justify its anti-men manual?

You know what would be really useful right now? An anti-men dictionary. A lexicon of misandrist terms that would deepen low-level antagonisms between the sexes, stoke petty grudges, and above all create division. Because with all this tolerance, this harmony and this good will, we could be satisfied with it a little. Fortunately, help is […]

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‘I lied to everyone I met’: how gambling addiction took hold of women in the UK

IIt was Christmas Day in 2018 that things took a turn for Bev. By his own admission, it had been “a beautiful day”. “Everything was screwed up,” she said. “There was no reason why I should have played, but in my head – in a player’s head – it was Christmas Day, so you couldn’t […]

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District 41 Candidates Discuss West Taos County | Policy

Two candidates vying for the District 41 seat in New Mexico debated Monday night (May 9) at a forum hosted by the Taos County Democratic Party. Incumbent Susan Herrera and newcomer Marlo Martinez are both competing to represent House District 41, which, while primarily encompassing Rio Arriba County, also includes western portions of Taos County […]

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Florida Students Win Yearbook Flap Over ‘Don’t Say Gay’ Bill

After an outcry from students and parents over yearbook censorship, a Florida school board canceled its superintendent’s plan to cover a page showing students waving rainbow flags and a “l ‘love is love’ during a strike against the so-called ‘Don’t Say Gay Law’. The superintendent told the board that the page violated his policy by […]

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Florida school yearbook suspended over photos of students protesting ‘Don’t Say Gay’ law

Yearbooks at a Central Florida high school won’t be distributed until images of students holding rainbow flags and a ‘love is love’ sign while protesting the the state’s so-called “don’t say gay” law may be covered up. District officials said they didn’t want anyone to think the school supported the student walkout. Lyman High School […]

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Earned Wage Access Solutions Simplify Financial Access for Employees

(Source – Shutterstock) Earned Wage Access (EWA) service providers are increasingly in demand around the world thanks to the new working lifestyles that most workers demand today. While large enterprises would likely rely on EWA’s services, it is small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) that would rely heavily on it. Before the pandemic, most SMEs paid […]

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Claim Online Payday Loans for Unemployed at Filld.com – CryptoMode

If you are unemployed, you will struggle to cover your expenses. At some point, you may decide to borrow money from a direct lender. Will it be easy to do? It depends on many factors. Getting payday loans for unemployed can be a reasonable solution to your financial problems. But this can come with high […]

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7 dictionary-inspired books

I’m barely on Twitter, but I can appreciate a great tweet. There are some standard features of the best – they’re concise and smart, and best of all, they’re well-written and cutting-edge. No wonder one of my favorite tweets, a triumphant quip, was written by a dictionary: This is the tweet of Dictionary.com referencing a […]

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QuickQuid and Pounds to Pocket borrowers receive payment news

Borrowers who were wrongly sold loans they couldn’t afford by two companies that went bankrupt will get a little more back than they expected. Around 78,500 QuickQuid and Pounds to Pocket borrowers will be reimbursed some of the interest and fees charged to them at a rate of 53.5p for each pound due over the […]

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True Pro-Life Beliefs Demand Our Attention | Opinion

The Supreme Court’s leaked opinions regarding Roe vs. Wade made the conversations very volatile; strong feelings are expressed regardless of which side of the issue you support. Strong opinions are good. Rhetoric that disrespects, belittles and devalues ​​the lives of others is not. Pro-lifers will argue that overthrowing Roe against Wade is essential to protecting […]

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‘The Dictionary of Lost Words’ chosen for Reese’s book club

May 4, 2022 @booksandpublishing The Pip Williams novel The dictionary of lost words (Affirm) is the first Australian book to be selected for Reese’s Book Club. American actor and producer Reese Witherspoon founded the book club in 2017 to champion books featuring a woman at the center of the story. The dictionary of lost words […]

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COVID woes prompt more states to require financial literacy classes

Posted May 3, 2022 6:11 a.m. Elaine S. Povitch Stateline Studies have long shown that high school students are woefully misinformed about personal finances and how to manage them. But the COVID-19 pandemic, which has revealed how many American adults are living on the financial edge, has spurred ongoing efforts to make financial literacy classes […]

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‘The Dictionary of Lost Words’ – SheKnows

If you purchase an independently reviewed product or service through a link on our website, SheKnows may receive an affiliate commission. We’ve been waiting so long for Reese Witherspoon’s next book club selection. In fact, forget it, we’ve been waiting for a month. At the start of each month, the self-proclaimed bookworm announces the next […]

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‘Anti-Racism’ Guide Tells DC Pre-K Students to Reflect on ‘White Privilege’ and Confront ‘Racist’ Parents

Amid a national debate over Critical Race Theory (CRT), a Washington elementary school hosted an ‘anti-racism’ event where young children learned to ‘find white privilege in all aspects of life’ and to identify family members harboring so-called “racists”. beliefs.” The “Anti-Racist Fight Club” event at Janney Elementary School took place last November, but it only […]

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“Broken” premises | AMERICAN SOCIETY OF PENSION PROFESSIONALS & ACTUARIES

Perhaps because of the full moon last week, the 401(k) “enemies” were out in force. Yes, last week we were treated to a Bloomberg Opinion Article with ideas on how to “fix” America’s broken retirement savings system, a backhanded compliment (sort of) on SECURE 2.0 in Forbes by Teresa Ghilarducci, and the trifecta was completed […]