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What is a Federal Savings and Loan (S&L) and How Does It Work?

What is a Federal Savings and Loan (S&L) and How Does It Work?

Community-based, federally chartered institutions account for the bulk of savings and loans in the United States. They are owned and controlled by their customers, not investors, unlike conventional banks. They specialize in residential loans, mortgages, and loans, as well as the most savings and basic banking products such as savings and …

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4 people arrested in Springfield-area drug investigation, half a kilo of heroin, $ 20,000 in cash and seized gun

SPRINGFIELD – Local, state and federal law enforcement on Tuesday arrested four suspects as part of a year-long investigation into an organized drug trafficking operation supplying heroin to Hampden County, according to the report. Massachusetts State Police. Arrests at four residences and several vehicles at different locations resulted in the …

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How much is the former president worth?

John Raoux / AP / Shutterstock / John Raoux / AP / Shutterstock As of June 14, the date of Donald Trump’s 75th birthday, Forbes estimates the former president’s net worth at $ 2.4 billion. Trump’s net worth has fallen by around $ 700 million in his final year as …

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The wave of non-performing loans is a threat in Europe

Pandemic interruptions in payments on European loans totaling billions of euros threaten to undermine the efforts of banks in the region to put the coronavirus crisis behind them. Some of the millions of borrowers who were granted repayment holidays by European banks and governments shortly after the outbreak of the …

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Lab owners to reimburse millions of urine test scams

Talk about finding money. The owners of a former drug-testing lab in Charlotte have agreed to pay the federal government more than $ 7 million to settle allegations they defrauded taxpayers with fraudulent medical claims involving urine tests. Federal prosecutors have also accused the directors of the former physicians’ choice …

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/ CORRECTION – Bluecell Intelligence /, Economic news

In the press release, “Bluecell Intelligence and STACS Partner to Build Blockchain Infrastructure and Support Green Loan Projects,” published on March 31, 2021 by Bluecell Intelligence on PR Newswire, the company informs us that several changes are being made to the press release. The full and corrected version follows: Singapore …

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Lanzhou lenders responsible for 89 suicides, CCTV says

Notorious Chinese loan sharking operation resulted in the deaths of 89 people and victimized hundreds of thousands more before being arrested by police in 2019, a documentary aired on state television revealed Saturday. According to China Central Television, loan sharks operating out of Lanzhou City in northwestern Gansu Province attacked …

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Restaurants renew campaign for relief fund

With David Beavers and Daniel Lippman RESTAURANTS ARE RENEWING PUSH FOR AID: As Congress prepares to scrap the next coronavirus relief bill, the National Association of Restaurateurs urges lawmakers to include a variety of measures to strengthen the industry. “In the past two weeks alone, state and local government mandates …

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New combat robots promise to transform air combat

Singapore’s Kelley Aerospace just unveiled its supersonic boom drone: a stealth and autonomous aircraft capable of carrying out missions alongside manned jets. This is the latest entry in a long list of new high performance combat drones known as “Loyal Wingmen” introduced by countries around the world. “The Arrow is …

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Real estate affairs 3.23.2021

PRESQUE ISLE, Maine (WAGM) – The pandemic hasn’t stopped some destination people from buying the home of their dreams. Shawn Cunningham explains how this can still become a reality with government help in this week’s Real Estate Matters. Worried that you can’t afford the house of your dreams and that …

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Metrion Biosciences closes new £ 2.7million equity financing

CAMBRIDGE, England – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Metrion Biosciences Limited (Metrion), the ion channel and drug discovery company, today announced that it has secured new equity funding of £ 2.7million, including £ 2.25million pounds sterling from lead investor Gresham House Ventures. The funding will be used to expand Metrion’s laboratories in …

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DIA Board of Directors Approves Two Historic Renovation Projects in Urban Core | Jax Daily Record | Jacksonville Daily Record

The board of directors of the Downtown Investment Authority approved the first two private development projects on January 20 that requested funding from its historic improved incentive program. The board voted 8-1 to grant JWB Real Estate Capital the request for $ 8,706,356 from the Downtown Preservation and Restoration Program …

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Indiana 529 College Savings Plans Rise in 2020

While many students worry about paying off their student loans, the average cost of tuition in the United States has steadily increased two to three times the rate of inflation each year, according to the College savings plan network. The majority of federal financial assistance takes the form of loans, …

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#BTColumn – Collective voice is a must for recovery

Disclaimer: The views and opinions expressed by this author are their own and do not represent the official position of Barbados TODAY Inc. through Sir Ron Saunders The response of policymakers at international financial institutions (IFIs) to the depth of the effects of COVID-19 on Caribbean economies needs urgent review, …

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‘Full House’ actress Lori Loughlin and Mossimo Giannulli face trial in Boston in October for alleged role in college admissions scam

TV actress Lori Loughlin and her fashion designer husband Mossimo Giannulli will face trial in October for corrupting their daughters’ entrance to the University of Southern California, a federal judge said Thursday. The judge set a date for the trial a day after defense attorneys claimed new evidence exonerate the …

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