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Monthly Archives: February 2022

What we can learn from Basic Income pilot programs

by on February 28, 2022 0
Both Minneapolis and St. Paul recently launched guaranteed income pilot programs that provide monthly payments to low-income families. Programs like these are gaining momentum across the country. At least 30 other cities have similar pilot programs, and advocates say they can be a way to address poverty and economic inequality in the United States.... Read More

New programs help cover water expenses and support youth entrepreneurship

by on February 27, 2022 0
Darrel King, chief of the office of water production, introduced two new financial assistance programs for low-income residents to pay for water-related expenses at the Fifth Ward meeting on Thursday. Additionally, Juleya Woodson, project manager at the Youth Job Center and a Fifth Ward native, introduced the Entrepreneurship and Innovation Program, which targets residents... Read More

Ukrainian Government Raises Over $10 Million in Cryptocurrency Donations

by on February 27, 2022 0
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy holds a press conference on the Russian military operation in Ukraine, February 25, 2022 in Kiev. Anadolu Agency | Getty Images The Ukrainian government has raised over $10 million in cryptocurrency donations, turning to an unlikely crowdfunding method to help it weather a brutal invasion from Russia. The Ukrainian government’s... Read More

City council approves loan for Ascent project

by on February 27, 2022 0
Ascent Aviation Services provided this rendering of its “phase one” widebody hangar. (Graphic submitted) Copyright © 2021 Roswell Daily Record The City of Roswell will provide an $11.1 million interfund loan to be used for the Ascent Aviation Services wide-body hangar project after approval by the Roswell City Council at a meeting Thursday evening.... Read More

Finance Committee Votes to Increase Salary and Spending for 2023 Budget /

by on February 26, 2022 0
DALTON, Mass. – The finance committee began its review of the proposed spending plan for fiscal year 2023 on Wednesday evening and agreed that salary increases were warranted for many positions. The city had commissioned a municipal employee compensation study last fall with the goal of developing a salary classification system based on benchmarking... Read More

Apply for 249 positions, check vacancies and salary details

by on February 26, 2022 0
The Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) is recruiting eligible male/female citizens of India to fill 249 vacancies for Chief of Police (General Duty) positions in the Central Industrial Security Force against athletic quota for the year 2021. Positions are combative and purely temporary in nature but likely to become permanent. The number of vacancies... Read More

Consumers are OK with opening a loan account in the app

by on February 25, 2022 0
Nearly two in three consumers are comfortable opening new accounts digitally, compared with less than half who say they prefer to manage their existing loan accounts this way, according to the February 2022 edition of PYMNTS’s ” Account Opening And Loan Servicing In The Digital Environment”. . This comfort level gap is even greater... Read More

Exceptional Value Home Loan Prices 2022

by on February 24, 2022 0
Canstar has named the winners of its annual Home Loan Awards for 2022. Find out which providers won and what a difference being with an award-winning provider could make. Find out which mortgage lenders offer the best value. Source: DavideAngelini/ In November 2020, as part of an effort to mitigate the financial impact of... Read More

Find out how the SSI re-determination may affect your income

by on February 23, 2022 0
Resources You cannot receive SSI if you have financial resources such as savings and investments that are collectively worth more than $2,000, $3,000 for an eligible married couple. Among other things, resources include bank accounts, retirement accounts, life insurance, and property other than your primary residence. As with income, the SSA exempts certain assets... Read More

Student Debt: What Biden Does (and Doesn’t)

by on February 21, 2022 0
A version of this story appeared in CNN’s What Matters newsletter. To receive it in your inbox, subscribe for free here. CNN — There have been good and bad headlines related to student loans in recent days. I went to Katie Lobosco, the CNN writer who covers student loans, to better understand how much... Read More

adb: IIFL Home Finance to secure $68m in AfDB loans

by on February 20, 2022 0
Multilateral finance agency Asian Development Bank has offered $68 million in financing to IIFL Home Finance to expand its footprint in the affordable and green housing segment. The financing includes a direct loan from the AfDB of $58 million and another concessional loan of $10 million from the Canadian Climate Fund. The Canadian fund... Read More

4 tips for freelancers

by on February 20, 2022 0
There are many benefits to being self employed. Often, you will be able to set your own hours, work from any location, and take on projects that interest you. There are also tax benefits to being self-employed. But a potential downside is that the tax filing process can be trickier and cumbersome than if... Read More

Loans based on sustainability objectives offered in Oman

by on February 19, 2022 0
Muscat: Loans with repayment terms linked to sustainability goals are provided to businesses in Oman. One such bank is HSBC, which late last year secured its first sustainability-related loan to Oman. Issued to an oil service company, the client borrowed money when loan terms were tied to sustainability factors such as the amount of... Read More

Accountant Wisbech on expenses and what you can claim

by on February 19, 2022 0
This is the bi-monthly Barwell’s Banter column by Nickie Barwell of Barwell Accountants, Wisbech. As an employee, you are entitled to reimbursement of expenses you incur while performing your duties on behalf of your employer. The most obvious costs are travel and living expenses when working away from your usual workplace or office. Nickie... Read More

Long Beach seeks vendors to administer cash for Guaranteed Income pilot program – Press Telegram

by on February 18, 2022 0
Long Beach is looking for vendors to implement and administer its guaranteed income pilot program, which the city plans to have in place by this summer. Long Beach announced a request for proposals this week, seeking vendors to help implement the pilot program and administer the money to program participants. “Guaranteed income programs are... Read More

NatWest Group nets £4bn profit on surge in mortgages

by on February 18, 2022 0
NatWest Group nets £4bn profit on surge in mortgages and release of £1.3bn of loan loss provisions As majority shareholder, the UK government is set to receive £1.7bn in dividends NatWest Group bankers are set to receive £298m in bonuses between them Customer deposits rose by around £50bn as lockdown restrictions encouraged more savings... Read More

Pay medical bills

by on February 17, 2022 0
The medical team transfers a patient from an ambulance to a waiting air ambulance.Click on an image to go … to my Fire and Ambulance Lightbox. Getty Yesterday, a customer called in a panic. Her daughter was on a trip overseas and while visiting a rainforest reserve, her daughter slipped, fell 30ft and... Read More

AirIQ Announces Quarterly Results as of December 31, 2021; Reports record monthly recurring revenue (MRR) of $300,000

by on February 17, 2022 0
TORONTO, ON/ACCESSWIRE/February 17, 2022/ AirIQ Inc. (“AirIQ”) (TSXV:IQ), a leader in wireless asset management services, today announced its financial results for the three months ended December 31, 2021, reporting a 13% increase in total revenue, a 10% increase in recurring revenue, a 4% increase in gross profit and a 21% increase in net profit... Read More

Japan offers Ukraine $100m in loans as a sign of support

by on February 15, 2022 0
Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida speaks to the media at his official residence in Tokyo, Japan, January 21, 2022, in this photo taken by Kyodo. Mandatory Credit Kyodo/via REUTERS/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Register TOKYO, Feb 15 (Reuters) – Japan is ready to provide at least $100 million in... Read More

THINKING OUT LOUD WITH SHELDON MacLEOD: Energy Poverty in Nova Scotia and the Calls to Action

by on February 14, 2022 0
There is renewed interest in talking about affordability with Nova Scotia Power’s proposed rate increase of 10% over the next three years. The Affordable Energy Coalition offers three solutions to help low-income households pay their monthly bills. Brian Gifford is the president of the group and he submitted this plan so SaltWire readers can... Read More

How to choose the right credit card, reduce travel expenses

by on February 13, 2022 0
After 2 years of Covid 19, many Indians are finally starting to travel again. However, high energy prices and general inflation have driven up the cost of travel the most. Choosing the right credit card can provide a cushion against those inflated prices. Travel cards are credit cards that offer higher benefits for travel.... Read More

Extended SBA Loan Application Deadline

by on February 13, 2022 0
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WBKO) — The deadline to apply for FEMA or a U.S. Small Business Administration loan has been extended to March 14, 2022. Tornado survivors can apply for federal assistance in person at the FEMA Disaster Recovery Center where you can file your SBA application or go ask an SBA representative questions.... Read More

If you don’t qualify for Navient’s student loan forgiveness, try these options instead

by on February 12, 2022 0
Navient (Photo Illustration by Pavlo Gonchar/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images) SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images If you don’t qualify for Navient’s student loan forgiveness, try these options instead. Here’s what you need to know. Student loans If you’ve been following the latest headlines on student loans, you may know that Navient – one of... Read More

Bitcoin’s on-chain data suggests institutions are ‘deploying capital’ at the expense of ‘hodlers’

by on February 12, 2022 0
“Sophisticated passive buying” on Bitcoin (BTC) spot exchanges coincides with BTC’s trend of leaving exchanges to cold storage. Adjusted Bitcoin supply shock. Source: Willy Woo According to Data provided by researcher Willy Woo. Nonetheless, the ability of BTC prices to withstand the selling pressure meant that there was buying pressure from elsewhere. As Cointelegraph... Read More

Home improvement loans available | News for Fenton, Linden, Holly MI

by on February 11, 2022 0
Residents of Genesee County can apply for an interest-free, no-payment loan to complete home renovations through the Genesee County Metropolitan Planning Commission. The Genesee County Home Improvement Program (HIP) and Urgent Repair Program (URP) helps low-to-moderate income homeowners complete repairs for problem roofing, windows, doors, septic problems, broken furnaces, sinks and more. The primary... Read More

Spring EQ Offers Home Equity Loans to Brokers on Lender Price Market | national news

by on February 11, 2022 0
PASADENA, Calif., Feb. 11, 2022 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Lender Price, a provider of mortgage pricing and origination technology, today announced that Spring EQ has joined the Lender Price Marketplace as the first mortgage lender real estate on the platform. Spring EQ, headquartered in Philadelphia, is one of the nation’s largest home equity lenders. Lender... Read More

Court orders Pres. Information Disclosure Office. on special activities, ceremonial expenses l KBS WORLD

by on February 11, 2022 0
Photo: Yonhap News A Seoul court ordered the presidential office to release information on expenses related to special intelligence-related activities and ceremonial purposes during the Moon Jae-in administration. The Seoul Administrative Court ruled on Thursday partly in favor of the Korea Taxpayers Association, which sought a reversal of the top office’s decision in 2018... Read More

Financial Sponsor/Syndicated Loans Market Size, Value, CAGR, Analysis

by on February 10, 2022 0
New Jersey, United States,- Financial Sponsor/Syndicated Loan Market Research offers you all the data related to your industry size, general operating models and growth potential. It talks about the characteristics of customers in a specific industry. It also shows how the COVID-19 pandemic is having serious economic consequences around the world. This market research... Read More

Mary Margaret Kreuper sentenced for embezzlement

by on February 9, 2022 0
Marie-Margaret Kreuper. Despite her vow of poverty, a Californian nun embezzled funds from the Roman Catholic school she ran to fund her gambling habit, federal prosecutors say. Now Marie-Marguerite Kreuper80, expected to spend a year and a day in prison followed by two years of probation. She must also pay $825,338 in restitution, covering... Read More

Michigan nonprofit reaches $53 million settlement

by on February 9, 2022 0
With this settlement, more than $1.2 million will go to equitable housing projects in Grand Rapids and Muskegon. GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — A West Michigan nonprofit is part of a $53 million settlement with Fannie Mae after a federal court found the mortgage company was not caring properly foreclosed homes in the area. The... Read More

A student loan repayment app

by on February 8, 2022 0
Select’s editorial team works independently to review financial products and write articles that we think our readers will find useful. We may receive a commission when you click on links to our affiliate partners’ products. Student loans have always been a major stressor for recent or upcoming graduates. As you navigate your first job,... Read More

“If you’re playing the audit lottery as a taxpayer, you’re looking for trouble.” There is a price for what you claim as “business” expenses.

by on February 8, 2022 0
Headlines about the coming tax season nightmare have been hard to miss. The IRS has warned Americans to expect safeguards in processing returns and delays in refunds. With the IRS in crisis, some taxpayers may conclude this is the year to test the limits of what’s legal — or ethical — when filing their... Read More

Global Used Car Loan Market 2021 Offered in New Research Forecast to 2027 – Instant Interview

by on February 7, 2022 0 takes an in-depth look at the current state and key drivers of the selected industry in its in-depth research Global used car loan market from 2021 to 2027. This is accomplished through a review of current data on the most important drivers, current trends, untapped opportunities, risks and limitations, challenges, and most... Read More

How much do politicians earn in Australia

by on February 7, 2022 0
EXCLUSIVE: Average MP now costs you $1m a year after pay rises: Australian taxpayers shell out a fortune on politicians’ salaries, expenses and allowances Australians pay more than $1 million on average to fund their politicians The figure includes the salaries, expenses and staff costs of 25 MPs and senators Labor leader Anthony Albanese... Read More

Will student loan repayments be postponed until 2023?

by on February 6, 2022 0
President Joe Biden (Photo by FABRICE COFFRINI/POOL/AFP via Getty Images) Pool/AFP via Getty Images Will student loan repayments be postponed until 2023? Here’s what you need to know. Student loans Student loan payments for federal student loans are scheduled to resume on May 1, 2022. This means student borrowers should expect federal student loan... Read More

New commercial loan available for parts of NEMO

by on February 4, 2022 0
HANNIBAL (WGEM) – Economic development officials are working to grow businesses in Marion and Ralls County. They were approved earlier this week to provide some of the money needed to make it happen. Hannibal Industrial Development Co. is working with Hannibal Regional Economic Development Corporation to launch a new revolving loan program. The goal... Read More

‘A major expense’: Family business reeling after thief stole 19 catalytic converters – Boston News, Weather, Sports

by on February 4, 2022 0
BRIDGEWATER, MASS. (WHDH) – Bridgewater Police are investigating after they say a thief stole thousands of dollars worth of auto parts from a family business this week. Tom Arrighi grew the family business from a small taxi company to a large transport fleet. But, the company was hit hard when 19 catalytic converters were... Read More

LBUSD salary negotiation with classified employees remains stalled, state board to weigh in this month – Signal Tribune

by on February 3, 2022 0
As the Long Beach Unified School District Classified Employees Union (LBUSD) continues to demand higher wages than the district is willing to pay, a state board will meet Feb. 22-23 to make recommendations. The California School Employees Association (CSEA) and LBUSD have been negotiating a new employment contract since March to replace the one... Read More

Bad credit? You can still get a home equity loan

by on February 3, 2022 0
Pictac/Getty Images/iStockphoto A home equity loan is money you take out of the value of your home to use as you wish. Most people borrow against their home for renovations or to send their kids to college, but the loan really can be used for anything you want. See: With home equity at record... Read More

Kona Gold’s Gold Leaf Subsidiary Posts Highest Monthly Revenue in January, New Products Coming to Shelves Soon

by on February 2, 2022 0
Hemp drink producer Kona Gold Beverage, Inc. KGKGannounced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Gold Leaf Distribution posted its highest revenue month in January, closing with approximately $215,000 in revenue and gross margins of approximately 31%. Gold Leaf’s locations in Melbourne, Florida and Greer, South Carolina both posted profits for the month of January. Gold... Read More

North Carolina opens $273 million fund to help homeowners pay bills and other housing-related expenses

by on February 1, 2022 0
CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) – The North Carolina Homeowners Relief Fund is now accepting applications from landlords whose finances have been impacted by the pandemic and who need assistance with housing-related expenses. Established through the US bailout 2021 to prevent mortgage defaults, defaults, shifts and foreclosures for homeowners experiencing financial hardship due to the coronavirus... Read More