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While Americans optimistically await signs that lawmakers will pass a bill authorizing a fourth stimulus check, there are still potentially millions of people waiting for some of the money from the previous stimulus to hit their homes. Bank accounts. Unfortunately, the IRS is behind in processing 2020 tax returns, which could affect the ability of …

Although American Express offers a variety of financial products, one area it has always avoided is mortgage lending. This is no longer the case. American Express card members who obtain a mortgage from one of the business partners may receive a credit of $ 2,000 or $ 6,000 depending on the type of mortgage. It …

MILLIONS of Americans who qualified for Unemployment Assistance this year may now be eligible for free or severely reduced health insurance. The free, low-cost healthcare plans became available on July 1 and are part of President Joe Biden’s $ 1.9 trillion US bailout, which was enacted in March. Read our live blog on Stimulus Controls …

The American war in Afghanistan was not meant to be another Vietnam. “I don’t make quagmires,” said Donald Rumsfeld, the architect of the initial American invasion, who died last week. In the end, the former US Secretary of Defense made two quagmires, casually assuming that Afghanistan was “won” in the spring of 2003 when he …

Sometimes it is possible to oversimplify something. Over a decade ago, Ben Bernanke, then chairman of the Federal Reserve Board of Governors, sat down for an interview with 60 minutes, the TV show important Americans call when they have important things to say. Bernanke explained how the Fed reacted to the financial crisis. When it …

The Boy Scouts of America more than doubled their initial offer of compensation to scouts victims of sexual abuse Thursday night to $ 850 million, paving the way for a landmark settlement in the organization’s bankruptcy proceedings. youth. Offer arrives more than a year after the nonprofit group filed for bankruptcy as he faced 275 …

HOLYOKE – US Senator Edward J. Markey called for more federal funding for affordable housing during a tour highlighting renovations to Lyman Terrace apartments on Wednesday afternoon. The just completed Phase II involved the rehabilitation of 76 units in the city’s oldest housing complex, the construction of a community center, extensive landscaping, road works and …

By Oliver Darcy, CNN Business Fox News host Tucker Carlson made an explosive statement on his Monday night show: that he learned from a whistleblower that the National Security Agency was spying on him and planned to leak his communications in an attempt to remove it from the waves. “The Biden administration is spying on …

Representations of the Bitcoin cryptocurrency can be seen in this illustrative photo taken on June 7, 2021. REUTERS / Edgar Su / Illustration / File Photo June 25 (Reuters) – Salvadoran law making bitcoin legal tender means banks face higher risks, including violating anti-money laundering and terrorist financing rules, the agency said on Friday. Fitch …

June 26, 2021 reALMOST of the pandemic, exceptional uncertainty over the future of the US economy was overcome with exceptional certainty that monetary policy would remain very flexible. Not anymore. At the Federal Reserve’s meeting in June, policymakers signaled they could hike interest rates in 2023, sooner than they previously thought, and improved their inflation …