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  • Earn up to 125,000 bonus points and two free nights with these Marriott credit cards September 25, 2021 11:53 pm CNN CNN —   CNN Underscored reviews financial products such as credit cards and bank accounts based on their overall value, but does not review all financial companies or all available financial offers. We may receive compensation for sending traffic to …
  • Their view: A subject that the schools should not overlook September 25, 2021 11:13 pm Times Leader - Pennsylvania High School students spend a lot of time making college choices. Part of their decision is based upon the cost of college and how to pay for it. With increasing attention paid to the amount of debt some college students incur, understanding the real cost …
  • Welcome to Canada: How RBC empowers newcomers to succeed September 25, 2021 6:34 pm Money Sense As one of Canada’s largest banks, RBC plays an important role in the journey of newcomers, supporting them with products and services that go beyond simply opening a bank account. “For over 150 years, RBC has been helping newcomers get settled and …
  • Navigating ewallets in a cashless era September 25, 2021 2:38 pm Borneo Post Dr Shobana Sivanendran EWALLETS continue to gain traction today, as more and more users, especially Sarawakians, look increase their utilisation and range of alternate digital payments. In conjunction with the ongoing Virtual Sarawak Financial Awareness …
  • Martin Lewis warns millions will face difficult choice this winter September 25, 2021 8:54 am LancsLive Households across the UK could have to make a bleak choice this winter. Martin Lewis is warning people could be forced to choose between food and heating as energy bills rise across the country. Martin, who founded MoneySavingExpert.com, has described the …
  • Deadline for these banking, investment, tax tasks is September 30; check them off your personal finance calendar September 25, 2021 8:25 am Economic Times These deadlines were not originally planned for September, much like everything else, covid-19 is to be blamed. Or in this case, thanked. Watch to find out about three money tasks you must complete by the end of this month. Missing some of these can be a …
  • Robinhood Hits Campus, Where Credit Card Companies Fear to Tread September 25, 2021 7:13 am The New York Times Robinhood, the free stock-trading app with 21 million active users and counting, is about to hit the road for a college coffeehouse tour to drum up new customers. Now where have we heard this one before? Ah, yes, the credit card industry. The campus antics …
  • Striking perfect balance between your side hustle and your day job September 25, 2021 7:04 am The Standard A young man showing exercises with an elastic band. [Getty Images] A few years ago, finding formal employment was the ultimate achievement for many college and university graduates. But as formal jobs become increasingly fewer and uncertain due to …
  • JP Morgan launches digital-only Chase current account in UK September 25, 2021 6:19 am The Guardian The US bank Chase has launched its first current account in the UK, prompting one analyst to say it “will blow the competition out of the water”. Offering 1% cashback on everyday spending for the first 12 months, free card use abroad, including at ATMs, …
  • Child Tax Credit Payments Are Helping Families Cope With the Child Care Crisis September 24, 2021 10:38 pm WISC-TV Channel 3000 - Wisconsin September 24, 2021 12:43 PM Ana Lucia Murillo Posted: September 24, 2021 12:43 PM Updated: September 24, 2021 4:43 PM The IRS’s expanded child tax credit program is giving families hundreds of extra dollars every month, and research shows that the payments …
  • Wealth divide: Covid rent arrears crisis hits poorer families September 24, 2021 10:35 pm The Motley Fool Image source: Getty Images. Share this page: The Covid crisis has opened up a wealth divide between richer and poorer families. Wealthier Brits saved money during lockdowns as they cancelled foreign holidays and saved on commuting costs. In contrast, many …
  • It Just Got Easier to Mine Bitcoin at Home September 24, 2021 7:11 pm WISC-TV Channel 3000 - Wisconsin September 24, 2021 11:14 AM Mallika Mitra Posted: September 24, 2021 11:14 AM Updated: September 24, 2021 2:00 PM Want to sit in your pajamas, drink your coffee and mine some bitcoin from your bedroom? Well, you can. Compass Mining, which sells bitcoin …
  • Christmas comes before Halloween in global supply chain September 24, 2021 7:02 pm Stuff OPINION: “You’ll never guess what’s missing from Waitrose today,” spluttered my neighbour as she passed the garage door. “Bottled water, gone, shelves are empty.” “Thank goodness it’s still coming out of the tap” was my reply, followed by “what else?” (in …
  • Mary Holm: Single, in my 50s, with an $800,000 home and low debt - is it a mad idea to quit my job? September 24, 2021 6:59 pm New Zealand Herald OPINION: Q: I'm a single woman in her early 50s with no dependants. I work in middle management and have been with the same company for almost 20 years and worked in my field for 30-plus years. My employer is a very good employer but I have been …
  • Longtime Monmouth Academy educator leaving principal role September 24, 2021 6:27 pm Kennebeck Journal - Maine MONMOUTH — Few can think of Monmouth Academy without thinking of  Principal Rick Amero. Leanne Burnham, a member of the Regional School Unit 2 school board, said Amero “bleeds maroon and white.” “Its hard for me to imagine Monmouth Academy without Rick …
  • House prices are rising, but mortgage rates offer a silver lining September 24, 2021 5:08 pm The Motley Fool Image source: Getty Images Share this page: House prices continue to soar, causing some buyers to question their ability to afford a mortgage. If you’re one of these buyers, worry not! There’s some good news for borrowers: mortgage rates are currently at …
  • “Rich Dad, Poor Dad” Author: Silver is The Best Investment September 24, 2021 4:44 pm ETF Trends Robert Kiyosaki, author of personal finance best-seller, “Rich Dad, Poor Dad,” views silver as the best investment option next to gold and even leading cryptocurrency Bitcoin. Kiyosaki believes that the economy is getting heavily doused with stimulus money …
  • Cyberbullying Insurance Is for Real. Here’s What it Covers September 24, 2021 4:02 pm WISC-TV Channel 3000 - Wisconsin September 24, 2021 9:46 AM Ashley Abramson Posted: September 24, 2021 9:46 AM Updated: September 24, 2021 10:43 AM Traditionally, insurance covers damage to consumers’ homes, cars and health, but in the last several years, more novel policies have arrived …
  • Is stagflation going to threaten my finances? September 24, 2021 2:38 pm The Motley Fool Image source: Getty Images Share this page: One of the most depressing words in economics has reared its ugly head again. Stagflation is looking like a real possibility. So, you’ll probably see the term cropping up a lot over the next few months. But what …
  • One in five use income from side hustles to pay off debt September 24, 2021 2:38 pm The Motley Fool Image source: Getty Images Share this page: Side hustling has become a way of life for many due to its many benefits. The main benefit of a side hustle is the ability to make extra income that can be used for a variety of purposes such as paying down debt. …