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How home improvements lead to an increase in property taxes

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You’ve turned your filthy basement into the square footage you’ll actually use, complete with an entertainment room, spare bedroom, and three-quarter bathroom. Yay! Dream realized. Plus, the makeover will help increase the value of your home. But the added value of home improvements can also increase your property tax bill. If you think the...

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Best CD rates for June 2021

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On a monthly basis, we compare the rates of over 20 financial institutions, taken from our comprehensive list, which we have found to be consistently competitive. On a quarterly basis, we take a close look at over 70 financial institutions, including the largest US banks based on assets, Internet search traffic and other factors;...

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Roblox to delay IPO as Afffirm weighs its timing

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(Bloomberg) – Roblox Corp. told its employees it would delay its initial public offering until next year as another IPO candidate, Affirm Holdings Inc., contemplates a similar move, according to people familiar with the matter. Affirm, an installment loan provider for online shoppers, had tried to go public this month, but his plans could...

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Last Minute Mileage Strategies for 2019

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You are looking at your frequent flyer account. You are on the verge of achieving elite status for all the flights you have taken this year. But you are missing a few kilometers and you only have a few weeks left in the year. If you’re like most people, you don’t do anything because...

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DoorDash’s 92% jump adds to boom year for Unicorn IPOs

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(Bloomberg) – Shares of unprofitable food delivery platform DoorDash Inc. jumped 92% on their trading debut on Wednesday, in the latest sign of investor exuberance in what has already been a year record for IPOs. DoorDash, which benefited from the pandemic-fueled boom in demand for meals brought to your door, saw its shares climb...

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Opportunity’s candidacy for the banking charter meets resistance

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Several consumer groups are opposing Opportun Financial’s bid for a national banking charter, citing concerns about the company’s lending and debt collection practices. Many of these issues have come to light a ProPublica survey over the summer, which focused on the high proportion of collection lawsuits the online lender has filed in recent years...

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Matty Simmons: The Man Who Sold The World On Credit Cards

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When Matty Simmons first heard about multipurpose credit cards in 1950, he was not impressed. At the time, Frank McNamara, who came up with the idea, and Ralph Schneider, his business partner, were trying to persuade Simmons to join their new company, Diners Club. The concept of a credit card didn’t seem particularly useful...

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Sam’s Club and Synchrony Extend Collaboration on Strategic Credit Card Program with Multi-Year Agreement

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– The agreement builds on a 25-year collaboration with the credit card program – Extension to improve rewards and increase added value for members and small businesses – Two companies continue to connect digital and physical experiences with innovative payment technologies BENTONVILLE, Ark. And STAMFORD, Connecticut, October 19, 2020 / PRNewswire / – Sam’s...

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