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Biden’s role in the student loan problem [letter] | Letters to the Editor

The author of the January 2 letter “President Biden must say ‘no’” attributes President Joe Biden’s job performance rating to the student loan dilemma. This problem started long before Biden’s presidency. But Biden is highly culpable because of the bankruptcy legislation he promoted as a U.S. senator in 1977 – …

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Digital mortgage battle to erupt as fintechs eye home loans

Afterpay plans to start selling mortgages in 2022 through its recently launched banking app which is aimed at Millennials (those born between 1981 and 1996) and Gen Z (those born from 1997 onwards). Loading Afterpay’s mortgages will be funded by Westpac, but even so it shows the potential for fintech …

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First-time home buyer has been borrowing since last year

Owners’ appetite for investment property did not change much towards the end of last year, still accounting for around 17% of all borrowing. Reserve Bank data showed investors had a slightly stronger appetite for real estate, borrowing $1.3 billion in October but rising to $1.53 billion in November. But their …

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Jakarta-based SME finance platform KoinWorks wins $ 108 million Series C – TechCrunch

The backbone of the Indonesian economy are its estimated at over 60 million SMEs. But many do not have access to working capital and, especially before the pandemic, managed their finances using manual processes such as spreadsheets. With COVID-19 prompting many to go digital, startups that focus on SMEs have …

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Codat announces partnership with Moody’s Analytics to improve lending to small businesses

Copyright 2022 PR Newswire. All rights reserved2022-01-07 NEW YORK, January 7, 2022 / PRNewswire / – Codat, the universal API for small business data, today announced that it has entered into a product partnership agreement with Moody’s Analytics, a global provider of analysis tools and assessment capabilities. risks. The Codat …

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JPMorgan Chase Survey Findings: Companies Aiming for Growth in 2022 Despite Ongoing Supply Chain and Cost Challenges

NEW YORK–(COMMERCIAL THREAD) – U.S. small and medium-sized business leaders remain confident in their businesses and resourceful in their approaches to tackle the macroeconomic challenges that have created growing difficulties over the past year, according to the JPMorgan Chase CEO Outlook 2022 released today. At the start of a new …

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Digital platforms join forces in India

As much of the digital commerce world is busy creating payment ecosystems for consumers, merchants who accept these payments need digital ecosystems with highly specialized and integrated services. Fresh from a $ 375 million Series F round of funding, placing its current valuation at $ 7.5 billion, payments platform based …

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London Drugs Aim To Help Fitness Companies Affected By COVID-19 Restrictions

Fitness companies and individuals can request that their products or services be promoted in-store and online A Richmond-based company is lending a hand to operators in the fitness industry and small businesses affected by British Columbia’s latest round of COVID-19 restrictions. London Drugs opens shelves under its Local central initiative …

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Sunshine Coast residents fall victim to online scams

Photo provided by Eduardo Soares on Unsplash. Just before Christmas, two Sunshine Coast residents fell victim to online scams. On December 22, a coastal resident tried to create his Amazon account on a new Smart TV. However, he believes he may have clicked on a link or ad that was …

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Enoch Pratt Library Cuts Hours and Online Programs – CBS Baltimore

BALTIMORE (WJZ) – The Enoch Pratt Free Library is cutting its hours in January as part of an effort to limit the spread of COVID-19. In addition to reducing its hours of operation, the library announced Monday that it is bringing programs online in person and suspending passport services. READ …

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