Pursuing retirement dreams not only for people like Bezos

By Nirdev Desai A wise person once said, “Take care of your pennies and the dollars will take care of themselves.” However, saving and investing seems increasingly difficult in the current post-pandemic environment. Recently, it was announced that Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos will retire on a lump sum of $ …

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Spotlight of the day: July 19, 2021

photo by Donna Vissman Here’s a look at the best stories from July 19, 2021. Video screenshot of the City of Franklin Facebook page When will Trader Joe’s open in Franklin? Read more Image Bank The Internal Revenue Service and the Treasury Department have announced that millions of American families …

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Harrisburg Nursing Home Workers Strike for Life-Saving Reform

HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) – Harrisburg caregivers from Blue Ridge Gardens will strike alongside nursing home workers in more than 20 different homes across the Commonwealth on Tuesday, July 27. According to the group, more than 1,500 Pennsylvania nursing home workers will strike against the “growing crisis” in nursing homes across …

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Harpenden revamps vacation rental products

Harpenden Building Society has launched revamped versions of its mortgages for vacation rentals and second homes. The products include a 2.99% 2-year cashback and a 2.49% 2-year cashback offer, the former including an early redemption charge (ERC) and the latter having none. Harpenden has increased the maximum loan-to-value (LTV) ratio …

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Can the California churches we hate save the theaters we love?

Have a little confidence, Californians. Even if you hate the religion or politics of your local churches, you might find their congregations to be precious saviors – of your historic and threatened cinemas. In other words, think twice before starting a holy war like Fresno’s against the historic Tower Theater. …

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SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Law firm Pomerantz reminds shareholders who suffered losses on their investment in Rocket Companies, Inc. of class action and upcoming deadline – RKT

NEW YORK, July 18, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Pomerantz LLP announces that a class action lawsuit has been filed against Rocket Companies, Inc. (“Rocket” or the “Company”) (NYSE: RKT) and certain of its officers. The class action, filed in United States District Court of the Eastern District of Michigan, …

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The High Cost of Believing Financial Lies Way of life

Researchers call them prejudices, although we know them as beliefs, often deeply held and, over time, ruining our financial lives. A team of behavioral researchers from Morningstar, using data from a University of Chicago survey, quantified how four biases lead people to have less savings, more debt, and lower credit …

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