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Monthly Archives: September 2022

INEC commits to monitoring party campaign spending

by on September 29, 2022 0
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has promised to monitor political party campaigns and spending for the 2023 general elections to ensure compliance with the laws. INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood Yakubu said this during the signing of the peace agreement for the peaceful campaign organized by the National Peace Committee (NPC) on Thursday in... Read More

Financial support of more than a hundred dollars a month for someone whose income from $2 to $3,000 has dropped to hundreds?

by on September 29, 2022 0
In a report by Singapore’s state media, Straits Times, it is said that S$74 million has been distributed since 2021 under the COVID Recovery Grant. This amount has reportedly been paid out to approximately 30,000 beneficiaries since its launch in January 2021. This program is intended to provide temporary financial support to workers from... Read More

IDB approves $106 million loan to support tourism in El Salvador

by on September 28, 2022 0
SAN SALVADOR, Sept 28 (Reuters) – The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has approved a $106 million loan to support the recovery and expansion of El Salvador’s tourism sector, the institution said in a statement on Wednesday. The funds will be directed to projects that focus on environmental sustainability, employment and closing gender gaps. The... Read More

Top 10 Best Apps to Track Your Expenses Quickly

by on September 28, 2022 0
Most people are aware of the value of expense tracking. However, not all have been able to achieve this. Instead of striving to control your finances on your own, why not try these best apps to track your spending? These expense tracking apps do more than track expenses. You can track investment performance, send... Read More

BBB warns people against payday loan scammers

by on September 27, 2022 0
DOTHAN, Ala. (WTVY) – The COVID-19 pandemic, job loss and inflation have forced many people to turn to payday loans and loans when in a rush to make ends meet. But, sometimes it comes with scams and predatory lending. The Better Business Bureau recently conducted a study on this, and found that more and... Read More

IRS Raises Standard Business Travel Per Diem Rates

by on September 26, 2022 0
New EXPENSES AND DEDUCTIONS By Paul Bonner The special per diem rates by which taxpayers can justify ordinary and necessary business expenses for travel away from home will be slightly higher starting Oct. 1, the IRS announced Monday in Notice 2022-44. Generally, instead of the actual accommodation, meal, and incidental expenses incurred, a... Read More

Privately Refinanced Student Loan Borrower Misses Debt Relief

by on September 25, 2022 0
Tanya Burnett, a federal government employee, refinanced her student debt with private loans in 2016. Little did she know at the time that this would prevent her from benefiting from Biden’s recent federal loan forgiveness. While she’s glad borrowers are getting relief, she wants officials who have refinanced to experience it too. Loading Something... Read More

‘Burn 350 calories and get 1 month salary’: Zerodha’s Nithin Kamath offers Rs 10 lakh reward to employees

by on September 24, 2022 0
The co-founder and CEO of online brokerage firm Zerodha, Nithin Kamath, announced a new health initiative for his company’s staff on Saturday. He challenged them to set a daily activity goal on their fitness trackers and promised a month’s bonus pay for those who hit their health goals over the next year. “Since most... Read More

Best Banks in California – Forbes Advisor

by on September 23, 2022 0
Editorial Note: We earn a commission on partner links on Forbes Advisor. Commissions do not affect the opinions or ratings of our editors. The best banks in California offer a wide selection of products to meet a variety of needs. competitive interest on savings accounts; manageable bank charges; and modern conveniences. The state’s largest... Read More

58% of parents of children attending college have changed their minds and are now considering applying for student financial aid

by on September 22, 2022 0
RIVERWOODS, Illinois–(BUSINESS WIRE)–An annual survey of Discover® Student loans found that 58% of parents of college-bound students had no intention of applying for federal aid, but have now changed their minds. According to the survey, 72% of parents of college-bound children who are aware of the Free Federal Student Aid Application (FAFSA®)1 plan to... Read More

Popular Uses of Personal Loans | Accelerate lending

by on September 21, 2022 0
Good reasons to use a personal loan You can use funds from a personal loan to pay for anything. But some of the best uses include paying off credit card debt, covering unexpected financial emergencies, or financing the cost of home repairs. Here are some of the most common reasons for using a personal... Read More

FalleN to help with O PLANO training camp expenses in Europe

by on September 20, 2022 0
Twice CS: GO Major Champion Gabriel “FalleN” Toledo will donate R$10,000 (approximately $2,000) to help other Brazilian O PLANO players afford their training camp in Europe ahead of the IEM Rio Regional Major Ranking Major Americas (RMR) in October. Imperial’s in-game leader had raised R$1200 via his live streams to donate to Ex-Gaimin Gladiators... Read More

J&K Police warns against apps offering subsidized loans online

by on September 19, 2022 0
Amid complaints of harassment and blackmail, the cyber wing of the Jammu and Kashmir police on Monday warned people against downloading Chinese money lending apps offering loans on favorable terms in line. Police Chief Superintendent, Cyber ​​Crime Investigation, Sandeep Chaudhary shared a 3.39 minute video clip on social media, discussing in detail the modus... Read More

What canceling a student loan could mean for your budget

by on September 18, 2022 0
(NerdWallet) — The Biden administration announced federal student loan relief plans last month. The plans include debt forgiveness of up to $10,000 for borrowers who meet income requirements and up to $20,000 for Pell Grant recipients. Beyond cancellation, the proposal also extended the pause on loan repayments until the end of the year and... Read More

Things you didn’t know you could do with a personal loan

by on September 18, 2022 0
Personal loans are installment loans with fixed monthly payments. Although they generally require you to have a good credit score to qualify, they can be a great choice for consumers who need some flexibility in how they spend their money. Personal loans also tend to have lower annual percentage rates, or APRs, than traditional... Read More

PenCom debunks N3m salary package, says no employee earns more than N1m per month – The Whistler Newspaper

by on September 17, 2022 0
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East London special agent sacked over expense fraud

by on September 16, 2022 0
A volunteer police officer has been sacked for claiming more than £29,000 in fraudulent expenses. Former Metropolitan Special Constable (MPC) Ashan Malik was fired for gross misconduct today after being found guilty of fraud and money laundering in May this year. Malik submitted “numerous” fraudulent expenses relating to his work as a volunteer police... Read More

Clearing up the confusion about student loans

by on September 16, 2022 0
RAPID CITY, SD (KEVN) — Almost everyone knows someone with student loan debt, but many borrowers may be confused about how much they owe and what they need to repay. About 1 in 5 Americans have student loan debt and despite nearly 20% of all Americans having this debt, many borrowers become confused or... Read More

Cabinet to discuss energy measures for businesses

by on September 14, 2022 0
The Tánaiste will brief Cabinet this morning on proposals to help businesses deal with soaring energy costs. The measures should be finalized in just under two weeks and will be described in the budget. Leo Varadkar is likely to tell his government colleagues that the energy inflation crisis is comparable to Covid for many... Read More

Group home operator pleads guilty to Fed charges

by on September 13, 2022 0
SAN JOSE — A former owner of a South Bay group home pleaded guilty to federal fraud charges Tuesday, admitting in court that she embezzled more than $1.2 million by pocketing tax deductions of its workers. Annie Corbett, 55, also admitted to spending public funds and grants meant to support foster families on her... Read More

P Chidambaram writes: They love unemployment and inflation

by on September 10, 2022 0
Last Sunday, the Congress party organized a “Halla Bol” rally against unemployment and inflation. It is believed that everyone suffers from unemployment and inflation. It is believed that everyone is determined to reduce unemployment and inflation. I’m sorry to have to pierce these widely held (false) beliefs. There are sections of the population and... Read More

Should I get a variable rate mortgage or is it too risky: NPR

by on September 10, 2022 0
Katrina Wooten signed a contract to buy this house under construction near Gainesville, Florida. Then, mortgage rates rose sharply. Katrina Wooten hide caption toggle caption Katrina Wooten Katrina Wooten signed a contract to buy this house under construction near Gainesville, Florida. Then, mortgage rates rose sharply. Katrina Wooten Katrina Wooten is buying a house... Read More

Study shows disparities in federal student loan relief

by on September 10, 2022 0
While many say the loan forgiveness is a step in the right direction, some say it doesn’t hurt many students of color, especially African American women. DENVER, Colo. — A few weeks ago, President Biden announced the forgiveness of student loans to borrowers. Borrowers will be eligible for $10,000 of student loan forgiveness, while... Read More

With 64 lakh monthly users, AmbitionBox is now India’s No.1 business review and salary information platform

by on September 9, 2022 0
AmbitionBox, a rapidly growing corporate exam, salary information and interview preparation platform, today announced that it has 64 lakh users visiting its platform every month ( according to Similarweb, a leading website analytics platform). AmbitionBox received over 1.2 crore visits, outpacing its global competitors. The company has displayed an impressive traffic growth trajectory and... Read More

Loan forgiveness myths – InsideSources

by on September 8, 2022 0
Politicians deliberately use the word “forgiveness” when talking about what they do for student loans because it sounds magnanimous. The reality is very different. Myth #1: Student loan forgiveness costs taxpayers nothing because the loaned money has already been spent. Imagine a student is supposed to repay $10,000 in five years and the government... Read More

Hilton and Marriott offer on-demand pay to satisfy workers

by on September 6, 2022 0
Can the hospitality industry become more hospitable to its own workers? Amid an ongoing labor shortage, Atrium Hospitality — a third-party hotel management group that operates Hilton, IHG and Marriott properties — has been looking for new ways to attract and retain talent. The organization recently started offering DailyPay Earned Wages Access (EWA) to... Read More

UniCredit offers $8 billion relief package for Italian customers hit by price spike

by on September 5, 2022 0
The headquarters of UniCredit in downtown Milan, Italy, February 4, 2016. Picture taken February 4, 2016. REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register UniCredit CEO reassures on the quality of the loan portfolio Intesa is also extending its existing aid measures New loans, debt holidays offered MILAN, Sept 5 (Reuters)... Read More

Shaukat Tarin urges government to renegotiate IMF loan deal

by on September 3, 2022 0
CARACHI: Former finance minister and PTI leader Shaukat Tarin has urged the federal government to renegotiate the loan agreement with the International Monetary Fund following the devastating floods, saying importing cheap oil from Russia was a better option. “The government should demand a flood relief program from the IMF so that it can provide... Read More

Wolves claim first EPL win at Southampton’s expense

by on September 3, 2022 0
Comment this story Comment WOLVERHAMPTON, England — Daniel Podence scored the only goal as Wolves beat Southampton at Molineux for their first English Premier League win on Saturday. The small Portuguese winger missed his arrival in stoppage time in the first half, but it was enough to lift Bruno Lage’s side from the bottom... Read More

BBB warns of the dangers of payday loan scams

by on September 2, 2022 0
CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) – The COVID-19 pandemic has led many people to turn to high-interest loans, short-term loans or payday loans as a way to make ends meet. These loans, which are illegal in 18 states, are legal in Ohio and can be extremely hurtful to people applying for a loan. The BBB asks... Read More

High Yield Savings Helps FinTechs Unlock Capital

by on September 2, 2022 0
In this macro environment, where rising rates are making traditional funding routes more expensive, FinTechs may find that high yield accounts have high returns. Affirm this week became the latest player to raise rates on its savings accounts, where the annual percentage yield (APY) is now 1.5%, a rate that is 11.5 times the... Read More

Highland Income Fund announces – GuruFocus.com

by on September 1, 2022 0
DALLAS, September 1, 2022 DALLAS, September 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Highland Income Fund (NYSE: HFRO) (“HFRO” or the “Fund”) today announced its regular monthly distribution on its common stock of $0.0770per share. The distribution will be payable on September 30, 2022 to shareholders of record at the close of business September 23, 2022. The... Read More

Student Loan Crisis Reflects Underlying ROI Crisis (Opinion)

by on September 1, 2022 0
Consider, really consider, the numbers: One in seven Americans is still paying off their college loans, which now total about $1.6 trillion. Recent graduates who borrowed money for their college education each owed an average of nearly $29,000 before landing their first full-time job. The amount of outstanding student loans is staggering, so it’s... Read More