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These companies have a 4-day workweek. Here’s what they’ve learned

As employers reimagine a post-Covid workplace, a four-day workweek may become a new perk. Here are three that are already doing it.

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Social Security cost-of-living adjustment will give average retirees $92 more a month in 2022. How to estimate how much you'll get

The average monthly Social Security retirement benefit will go up by $92 in 2022. But increases will vary by beneficiary. How to estimate how much you'll get.

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Digital money is an opportunity for Canada – if we seize it

The Globe and Mail | Robert Fay and David Dodge | Oct 21, 2021 Robert Fay is the managing director of digital economy at the Centre for International Governance Innovation. David Dodge is a former governor of the Bank of Canada and is senior adviser at Bennett Jones LLP. Around the world financial systems are


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Don't bet against Tesla, says former president. But here's why he's not a shareholder

Jon McNeill told CNBC on Thursday the EV industry is going to see multi-decade growth.

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As fears about inflation increase, here’s how to protect your portfolio

More than 75% of retirees cite inflation has their top concern, a recent survey found.

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1 in 5 gig drivers got unemployment benefits at pandemic peak

About 19% of drivers for online ride-hailing and food-delivery platforms were collecting jobless aid in July 2020, more than other groups, according to a report.

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Goldman Sachs wants to build an investor-friendly SPAC business following market bust

Nuclear measurement and analytics company Mirion Technologies started trading on New York Stock Exchange after merging with GS Acquisition Holdings Corp. II.

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What to expect as Education Department gets ready to resume student loan payments

After nearly two years of pausing student loan bills, the U.S. Department of Education is trying to figure out how to start collecting the payments again.

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SEC says GameStop’s wild stock surge was not short covering

Market Insider | Shalini Nagarajan | Oct 19, 2021 The Securities and Exchange Commission published a long-awaited report on Reddit darling GameStop's retail-trading frenzy on Monday, saying the phenomenon was caused by a rapid rise in investor accounts betting on the stock. "Whether driven by a desire to squeeze short sellers and thus to profit


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Bigger state and local tax deductions still possible as Democrats grapple over spending plan

Key Democrats are still fighting to change the $10,000 cap on the federal deduction for state and local taxes. Here's what to know.

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Expanded child tax credit may last for 1 more year instead of 5 as Democrats cut economic plan

The monthly payments millions of American families have received may end after one year as Democrats look to cut spending plan.

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Honing Your Startup’s Elevator Pitch

Learn what a startup elevator pitch is, why they’re so important, what should go into one, and critical areas to hone to make it shine. Continue reading

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Fed's Bostic sees interest rate hike coming next year as inflation lingers

Atlanta Federal Reserve President Raphael Bostic said Thursday that he sees an interest rate hike coming later in 2022.

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As merchants complain of Visa's high swipe fees, experts weigh in on the company's role in the retail market

Americans are increasingly using plastic to spend their money, enabling Visa to grow its dominance in the credit and debit card space.

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As bitcoin soars in value again, here's what to think about before you buy

As bitcoin nears an all-time high, you may be tempted to buy some of the cryptocurrency. Before you do, though, these are some helpful things to consider.

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