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Credit booster programs from Experian and FICO are free to use and could help raise your score, but they're not for everyone

Credit booster programs from Experian and FICO are free to use and could help raise your score, but they're not for everyone

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Especially if you're young and don't have an established credit profile, it can be difficult to get approved for credit cards and other types of loans. Credit-booster programs...
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South Africa Hires RMB to Advise on Possible Airline Stake Sale

2 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

South Africa's Rand Merchant Bank, the investment banking arm of FirstRand Ltd., has been appointed as an adviser to help the government assess offers for stakes in its...
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Trump Revives 2016 Playbook With Harris Barbs

4 hours ago   |   Bloomberg   |   2 articles

Joe Biden's history-making choice of a running mate has U.S. President Donald Trump already reviving elements of his 2016 playbook.
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Treasury yields pull back ahead of record 10-year sale as stimulus hopes falter

9 hours ago   |   CNBC

U.S. government debt prices rose Wednesday morning as doubts emerged over a swift resolution to the stalemate between lawmakers on a new coronavirus relief bill.
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Erdogan Has Hidden an Economic Disaster Deep in Turkish Banks

Erdogan Has Hidden an Economic Disaster Deep in Turkish Banks

21 hours ago   |   Foreign Policy

And he won't be able to keep the game going for much longer.
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NEW DCCC TV AD in NY-24: We Can't Count on John Katko Anymore

NEW DCCC TV AD in NY-24: We Can't Count on John Katko Anymore

1 day ago   |   DCCC

Second DCCC TV Ad in NY-24 Highlights How Washington Has Changed John Katko Today, the DCCC released its second television ad holding John Katko accountable for siding with...
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Brazil Courts Investors to Reverse Scorn for Amazon Policies

1 day ago   |   Bloomberg

Faced with growing global outcry over its environmental policies, Brazil is now inviting foreign investors to help the country to preserve the Amazon and other endangered areas...
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Eskom Mired in Race Fight Over Appointment of White Treasurer

1 day ago   |   Bloomberg

The appointment of a White treasurer at South Africa's debt-addled power monopoly has become mired in allegations of racism, deepening a political dispute between a...
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‘Broke' Hunter Biden got $450K tax lien ‘resolved' within days: report

‘Broke' Hunter Biden got $450K tax lien ‘resolved' within days: report

1 day ago   |   New York Post

Hunter Biden settled a $450,000 tax debt within six days last month, despite recently claiming he was too broke to pay child support, according to a new report, raising further...
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Employers Face Payroll Tax Dilemma After Trump Delays Due Date

1 day ago   |   Bloomberg

President Donald Trump's order to delay collection of payroll taxes thrusts a dilemma on U.S. companies: continue withholding the money from workers expecting bigger paychecks...
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Sumner Redstone, billionaire media mogul, dead at 97

Sumner Redstone, billionaire media mogul, dead at 97

Sumner Redstone, a media titan and billionaire who, as chairman of Viacom and National Amusements, drew headlines both for his deal-making as well as his turbulent personal... Read more ...

Media mogul Sumner Redstone dies at 97

Media mogul Sumner Redstone dies at 97

Sumner Redstone, who built a media empire from his family's drive-in movie chain, has died. He was 97. ViacomCBS Inc., which he lead for decades, remembered Redstone for his... Read more ...

Minnesota's Omar holds off well-funded primary challenger

Minnesota's Omar holds off well-funded primary challenger

Omar, a member of “The Squad” of four progressive female members of Congress, survived a stiff Democratic primary challenge from a well-funded opponent who tried to make an... Read more ...

Late night hosts crack first jokes about Kamala Harris' vice presidential bid

Late night hosts crack first jokes about Kamala Harris' vice presidential bid

Hours after Joe Biden announced that California junior Senator Kamala Harris would be his running mate, the hosts shared their opinions on the news. Read more ...

How Biden selected Kamala Harris as his running mate

How Biden selected Kamala Harris as his running mate

Biden, aware of the potential pitfalls of being a 77-year-old white male standard-bearer of a party increasingly comprised of women, people of color and young voters, made... Read more ...

Biden-Harris first Democratic ticket since 1984 without an Ivy League grad

Biden-Harris first Democratic ticket since 1984 without an Ivy League grad

Joe Biden's choice of Sen. Kamala Harris as his running mate marks the first time that the Democratic presidential ticket hasn't had an Ivy League graduate since 1984... Read more ...

LIVE: President Trump holds news conference

LIVE: President Trump holds news conference

President Donald Trump is speaking at the White House. Read more ...

Joe Biden Picks Kamala Harris To Be His VP Running Mate In Historical Moment

Joe Biden Picks Kamala Harris To Be His VP Running Mate In Historical Moment

The results are in. Joe Biden has selected California Sen. Kamala Harris to be his vice-presidential running mate in the 2020 election. The presumptive Democratic nominee made... Read more ...

Man, 25, charged in fatal hit-and-run in River North

Man, 25, charged in fatal hit-and-run in River North

CHICAGO - Chicago police have charged a man in the hit-and-run that killed a woman and injured her daughter in River North. Edgar Roman, 25, is charged with one felony count of... Read more ...

Microsoft is launching the Surface Duo next month, its ambitious foldable...

Microsoft is launching the Surface Duo next month, its ambitious foldable phone with two screens that opens and closes like a book. Here's how it works

Microsoft announced that the Surface Duo, its first foldable smartphone, will launch on September 10 for $1,400. The device consists of two separate 5.6-inch displays that work... Read more ...