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Your money: Cosigning a student loan? Be prepared to pay

Your money: Cosigning a student loan? Be prepared to pay

Published 17/05/2019

(This May 16 story corrects 10th paragraph to clarify that 96% of cosigns are for undergraduate loans.) By Beth Pinsker NEW YORK (Reuters) - Is [more…]

Your money: Should you pay to stop phone spam?

Your money: Should you pay to stop phone spam?

Published 15/05/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - If your phone log is anything like mine, the list of incoming scam calls makes it look like you work for [more…]

U.S. growth would have contracted without trillions in government,…

U.S. growth would have contracted without trillions in government,…

Published 14/05/2019

(Reuters) - U.S. growth appears to be based “exclusively” on government, corporate and mortgage debt and the economy would have contracted if the United States [more…]

Autism in the workplace: A spectrum of hiring choices

Autism in the workplace: A spectrum of hiring choices

Published 07/05/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Like many transplants to Chicago, Chris Easton needed to adjust to winter after moving from Atlanta to take a job as [more…]

House Democrats seek to intervene against Trump lawsuit over bank…

House Democrats seek to intervene against Trump lawsuit over bank…

Published 04/05/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Two committees of the Democrat-controlled U.S. House of Representatives on Friday asked to intervene in a lawsuit filed by President Donald [more…]

Mir card payment system looks beyond Russia

Mir card payment system looks beyond Russia

Published 19/04/2019

MOSCOW (Reuters) - After Western sanctions gutted Russia’s financial system five years ago, a new bank card began appearing in the wallets of many Russians. [more…]

Apple to launch a new credit card with Goldman. Are the perks worth…

Apple to launch a new credit card with Goldman. Are the perks worth…

Published 25/03/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Apple Inc said on Monday it will launch a credit card with Goldman Sachs Group Inc this summer that can be [more…]

Your Money: Pay yourself first? Last is how small biz often works

Your Money: Pay yourself first? Last is how small biz often works

Published 12/03/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Everyone knows the Golden Rule of business is to pay yourself first. But more than half of small business owners are [more…]

ECB papers over euro zone cracks with more bank loans

ECB papers over euro zone cracks with more bank loans

Published 08/03/2019

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - The European Central Bank’s fourth round of cheap long-term loans targeted at banks may steer euro zone lenders away from a cliff [more…]

To save time and money, companies roll out caregiving benefits

To save time and money, companies roll out caregiving benefits

Published 04/03/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - When Laura Hirsch of Keller Texas had to find a rehabilitation center to help her father recover from a difficult surgery [more…]