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Biden administration to forgive $1.2 billion in student debt for over 150,000 borrowers

The Biden administration said on Wednesday that it would forgive $1.2 billion in student debt for 150,000 borrowers enrolled its new repayment plan.

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A flood insurance quirk makes basements a bad place to keep your stuff

Flood insurance policies generally exclude personal property in basements. Odds are low that furniture, electronics and other items would be covered.

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More Black women are becoming homeowners — it doesn’t mean it's easier, economist says

While Black women in the U.S. are outpacing Black men as homebuyers, buying still isn't easy. Here are a few hurdles that affect homeownership for Black women.

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These borrowers are likely to be eligible for Biden's new student loan forgiveness plan

The Biden administration has been working on a new student loan aid package ever since the Supreme Court blocked its first relief plan. Here's who may qualify.

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Beyond Profit: Achieving Sustainable Entrepreneurship

In a world increasingly conscious of environmental and social issues, startups have a unique opportunity to lead the way in sustainable business practices. Merging purpose and profit is not just a trend; it could become a strategic imperative in modern … Continue reading

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Open Banking Insights: Decoding Canada’s Financial Future

Survey | Feb 20, 2024 Insights into Banking Satisfaction, Financial Literacy, and Readiness for Open Banking A recent nationwide survey conducted by Abacus Data, encompassing 2,199 Canadians aged 18 and above, offers invaluable insights into the country's financial literacy, banking satisfaction, and the burgeoning interest in open banking. Below we break down and analyze each


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IRS aims to close 'inequity gap' for unpaid taxes. How the agency targets top earners for audit

The IRS will continue to crack down on top earners who haven't paid taxes owed. Here's how the agency is targeting higher-income audits.

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CBDCs in Canada and Impact Drivers on Banking Choices

Bank of Canada Report | Feb 20, 2024 Bank of Canada's Latest Staff Report on the Effects of a CBDC in Canada and Banking Choices On Feb 8, 2024, the Bank of Canada's staff released a research paper titled "Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) and Banking Choices' to dig deeper into the potential impact of


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‘Score’ Dating App for Financially Savvy Singles

Innovation | Feb 20, 2024 Introducing 'SCORE' App: A New Approach to Dating and Financial Wellness In an innovative blend of finance and romance, Neon Money Club has unveiled 'SCORE,' a dating app designed for individuals with good to excellent credit scores.  The app requires users to have a healthy credit score for sign-up, connecting


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Canada’s Shift to Enhanced Climate Disclosures

Climate Disclosure | Feb 20, 2024 Embracing New Climate Disclosure Standards in Canada With the Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) proposing the National Instrument 51-107 Disclosure of Climate-related Matters (NI 51-107) and its Companion Policy 51-107CP, alongside the Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions (OSFI) introducing the B-15 Climate Risk Management guidelines, the governance implications


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Raising your credit score can help you save $92 per month, report finds. Here are some expert tips

Improving your credit score can be one way to save as inflation continues to prompt higher prices.

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A Beginner’s Guide to Buying Bitcoin

Feb 19, 2024 So, you've heard about the buzz and are considering buying Bitcoin. It's a world that might seem complex at first glance, with its own lingo and an ever-evolving landscape. But let's break it down into more digestible bits, shall we? You might still be wondering exactly what Bitcoin is. In essence, it's


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Understanding the Legal Process After a Fatal Pedestrian Accident

Feb 18, 2024 Have you ever pondered the aftermath of a tragedy on our roads? When a stroll turns into a catastrophe, the legal maze that ensues can be daunting and complex. This guide will navigate the murky waters of the legal process following a fatal pedestrian accident, laying bare the essentials you need to


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I opened two accounts to help grow my savings. Here's what I learned as a Gen Z personal finance reporter

While I can't predict the future, I can certainly prepare for it, even as I'm paying down student loan debt. Here's what I learned opening two accounts.

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Top Wall Street analysts like these 3 stocks for long-term growth

TipRanks' analyst ranking service pinpoints Wall Street's best-performing stocks, including Chipotle Mexican Grill and Meta Platforms.

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