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Saving the planet could be blockchain’s killer app

“Putting Paris Agreement carbon markets on Ethereum and connecting the national carbon accounts of the world, is blockchain’s killer app.” The sustainability movement has emerged as a 21st century megatrend, and it shows no signs of abating. Record …

Fund managers pitch ‘alts’ to retail investors as institutions max out

A saturated market for institutional clients is pushing asset managers to pursue another business: selling so-called alternative investments to rich individual investors. Alternatives stray outside mainstream portfolios of stocks and bonds into such asset classes as credit, private …

How To Deal With Low Credit If You Need A Loan

Loans prove to be very helpful in situations of financial emergencies. But low credit scores can make it tough to get loans from banking institutions and sometimes from private lenders. A credit score depicts your financial credibility, and …

Editorial: Student loan debt forgiveness brings out scammers

It’s reassuring to see an honest debate unfold about a federal initiative as sweeping as President Biden’s decision to cancel billions of dollars in student loans. There’s plenty of room for disagreement about whether the initiative helps those …

Bank of America Announces Small Business Down Payment Grant Program to Drive Women and Minority Business Growth

Source: Bank of America, August 30, 2022 — 9:00 AM Eastern New Special Purpose Credit Program offers down payment grants for SBA 504 and 7(a) commercial real estate loans for women and minority business owners in Atlanta, Chicago, …

Bed Bath & Beyond releases preliminary list of store closings

  ‘Buy now, pay later’ debt a slippery slope for consumers: Retail expert SW Retail Advisors founder Stacey Widlitz addresses rising credit debt as inflation persists on ‘Cavuto: Coast to Coast.’ Bed Bath & Beyond on Thursday released …

Look For Online Shopping Deals After Christmas

Look For Online Shopping Deals After Christmas Now that the holidays are just about over, the online shopping deals are going to be more prominent than ever. If you’ve been holding off on a particular gift (whether for …

Doug Casey On Class Warfare, ‘Eat The Rich’ Sentiment, & What Happens Next

  Doug Casey On Class Warfare, ‘Eat The Rich’ Sentiment, & What Happens Next International Man: Politicians looking for ways to finance their extravagant spending increasingly complain that the wealthy aren’t paying their “fair share.” It’s a trend in …

Macleod: Inflation Is Turning Hyper…

Macleod: Inflation Is Turning Hyper… Authored by Alasdair Macleod via GoldMoney.com, Money supply took off during covid lockdowns. It is now about to take off again to pay everyone’s energy bills. But that is not all. Demands for …

Over 100 Republicans Express Concern Over Card Companies Labeling Gun Sales

  More than 100 Republicans in a letter expressed concern over the decision of several credit card giants to establish a new specific merchant code for firearms dealers, calling the effort “an assault on the Second Amendment.” Earlier …