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Op-ed: Investors should watch how companies are retooling their sales efforts to meet coronavirus challenges

Many companies need to reimagine their sales efforts amid the pandemic.

3 days ago

Refinancing your mortgage could put cash in your pocket — here's how to find out if it's right for you

Low rates have many Americans looking to refinance, yet several factors should be taken into consideration before you sign on the dotted line.

3 days ago

Covid-19 could upend plans for older workers who want to retire

The coronavirus crisis comes at a bad time for older workers who are getting ready to retire soon. New research takes a look at how well these people can work from home or find new employment if they need to. Results are mixed.

3 days ago

Trump administration releases partial list of companies that got small business relief loans

The Paycheck Protection Program was set up as part of the CARES Act relief law to help companies retain employees during coronavirus lockdowns.

3 days ago

Freelancer? Independent contractor? You're eligible for this $1,000 grant from the government

An overlooked provision in the CARES Act offers gig workers and freelancers a $1,000 grant. Here's how to apply.

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Top private jet companies got $200 million from the government under CARES Act

Private jet companies say the grants helped them retain their employees during the pandemic and support countless other jobs and contractors that depend on private aviation.

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Companies returned $30 billion in small-business loans from Paycheck Protection Program

Companies have returned or canceled more than $30 billion in loans approved through the PPP.

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Trump administration releases list of companies that received most money from small business bailout loans

The Paycheck Protection Program was set up as part of the CARES Act relief law to help companies retain employees during coronavirus lockdowns.

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'Interest-only' mortgages might make sense in some situations, but beware the risks

These mortgages, which proliferated leading up to the financial crisis of 2008-2009, generally come with stricter standards than in the past. Nevertheless, they still come with risk for the buyer.

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Wealth management firms among those that have taken PPP loans during coronavirus pandemic

For many businesses, the government's PPP loans offered terms that were too good to pass up. That includes many wealth management firms across the country, according to government data. But whether those firms should have taken those loans is the subject of controversy.

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13 million gig workers getting unemployment benefits, 41% of the total

There are about 13 million people getting unemployment benefits through a program meant for previously ineligible groups of workers, and the share is rising.

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Constant openings and closings may be 'death knell' for restaurants, says Junior's Cheesecake owner

"When people are buying up food, then you throw out $100,000 worth of food, it's the end of you," Junior's Cheesecake owner Alan Rosen told CNBC.

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De Niro-backed Nobu restaurants took more than a dozen PPP loans

Restaurants were among the biggest recipients of the Paycheck Protection Program, a key component of the government's response to the economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic.

3 days ago

Top Wall Street analysts are betting on stocks like Tesla and Uber for the third quarter

We used TipRanks analyst ranking service to pinpoint Wall Street's best-performing analysts.

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