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US sent $8.28 billion in pandemic funds to local lenders

BY FATIMA HUSSEIN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — On the same day the Federal Reserve released a sobering report on the trajectory of the U.S. economy, administration officials highlighted how they’ve kept some of the nation’s smallest businesses afloat. during the pandemic. About $8.28 billion in relief funds have been distributed to 162 community financial […]

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ITV News content to be featured on new ITVX streaming service

Content produced by ITV News will appear on broadcaster ITVX’s new on-demand streaming service, the ITN boss has said. The ITVX platform will replace the ITV Hub brand in November as the broadcaster steps up its efforts to compete with streaming giants such as Netflix and Amazon in the digital age. ITN chief executive Rachel […]

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6 reasons why it’s time to switch to a credit union

Image source: Getty Images Joining a credit union is one of the easiest ways to save money. Key points To join a credit union is to become a member-owner. You can pay fewer fees and get better interest rates on loans. You can also vote for board members or nominate yourself for a seat. According […]

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Legislation aims to ease teacher loan burden

Two New Mexico lawmakers have introduced legislation to extend student loan forgiveness to some educators, which sponsors say will help recruit and retain much-needed teachers. Senator Ben Ray Luján and Representative Teresa Leger Fernández, both Democrats, introduced the bill on Thursday that asks the federal government to make monthly payments on federal student loans for […]

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Rates jump a quarter point instantly after key inflation report; Now back to 14 year highs

Rates jump a quarter point instantly after key inflation report; Now back to 14 year highs Mortgage rates were already near their highest levels in 14 years. With large daily swings being extremely common these days, we were just one bad day away from getting back to those highs. Today was one of […]

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Charter’s Spectrum launches local news content on Roku and Apple TV

Spectrum Networks has announced the launch of its Spectrum News connected TV app for Roku and Apple TV streaming devices, complementing the Spectrum News mobile app launched in 2020. The new Connected TV app gives Spectrum customers access to Spectrum News’ award-winning local news from its more than 30 local TV news networks, as well […]

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I couldn’t afford a college degree. Here’s what I did so my sons didn’t have the same problem

Editorial independence We want to help you make more informed decisions. Certain links on this page – clearly marked – may direct you to a partner website and allow us to earn a referral commission. For more information, see How we make money. After making four attempts at college, failing to graduate and racking up […]

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Buy now, pay later, lenders scramble for survival

They’ve been touted as the next big thing for the retail landscape, freeing shoppers from the burden of interest-bearing credit cards. But now many buy now, pay later, lenders are struggling financially, even before the government announces its intention to regulate them. The rapid growth of small, interest-free consumer loans, buy now, pay later (BNPL) […]

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Stocks recover from a stumble on Wall Street and end higher

Stocks rebounded from a midday slump and closed higher on Thursday, keeping the major indexes on track for their first weekly gain in four weeks. The Standard & Poor’s 500 index closed 0.7% higher after recovering from an early 0.9% decline. The Dow Jones industrial average and the Nasdaq composite each gained 0.6% after going […]

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How is electricity priced in Europe and how this may change

As energy prices soar around the world, Europe is in a particularly delicate situation. Its heavy dependence on Russian gas – in addition to droughts, heat waves, an unreliable French nuclear reactor fleet and a continent-wide transition to greener but more intermittent sources like solar and wind – has driven up electricity bills and fueled […]

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White paper shows Google’s continued use and abuse of news content, why we need competition law and preserving journalism

Staff | News/Media Alliance The News/Media Alliance released an in-depth research paper, “How Google Abuses Its Position as the Dominant Marketplace Platform to Empower News Publishers and Hurt Journalism,” in which countless publishers news were interviewed and detailed how Google has used and abused news content. over several years by exercising its dominance to force […]

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Biden’s student loan bailout treats hard-working Americans like fools on Labor Day

President Biden’s plan to forgive up to $20,000 in student loans per borrower is bad policy for many reasons. This adds nearly $1 trillion to the national debt. It fuels inflation. And this is an illegal overreach of the executive. (The Job Creators Network Foundation legal action fund is currently considering legal options to block […]

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Indian agency seeks fintech bureaus Paytm, Razorpay and Cashfree in investigation of Chinese lending apps – TechCrunch

India’s financial crime agency raided the offices of fintech unicorns Paytm and Razorpay as well as Cashfree on Friday as part of an ongoing investigation into fraudulent Chinese lending apps, it said on Saturday. latest in a series of surveys in recent months. The Law Enforcement Directorate said its raids on top Indian companies and […]