August 17, 2019

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Friday 08/16/2019
What Money Tips Would You Tell Your Younger Self?
Posted: August 16, 2019

(StatePoint) As we age, we sometimes regret those life lessons that might have served us better when we were younger. If you could roll back the years, what would you tell your younger self about money? 

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Thursday 08/15/2019
Ticket To Work Helps People Regain Independence
Posted: August 15, 2019

(NAPSI)—Millions of Americans get Social Security disability benefits yet want to work. They may be glad to know about a federal program that can help them enter the workforce while maintaining access to benefits. Thanks to Social Security’s Ticket to Work program, free employment support services help people prepare for work, find jobs or progress in their careers.

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Monday 08/12/2019
Worried about saving for college? California is giving money to parents to help jump start their savings plan
Updated: August 17, 2019 - 2:34 am

(BPT) - If you’re like many parents, one concern at the back of your mind is whether you’ll be able to help with your children’s education costs once they graduate from high school.

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Wednesday 08/07/2019
Put Your Home To Work This Winter
Updated: August 15, 2019 - 2:30 am

(NAPSI)—Here’s an idea many homeowners may warm to: Rent out your place as a vacation home.

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Wednesday 07/31/2019
How investment in public transportation boosts the economy
Updated: August 17, 2019 - 2:34 am

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How to discuss money with your date
Posted: July 31, 2019

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Smart Ways To Save For Your Future
Updated: August 06, 2019 - 2:40 am

(NAPSI)—According to the Federal Reserve Board, four in 10 adults, if faced with an unexpected expense of $400, would either not be able to cover it or would cover it by selling something or borrowing money. If you’re ever among them, or the 78 percent of American workers who live paycheck to paycheck, you can assist yourself. It can pay to consider these six hints that can help you save:

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Wednesday 07/24/2019
Unscrupulous financial advisors undermine public trust
Updated: August 17, 2019 - 2:34 am

(BPT) - Financial advisors are supposed to help you achieve your financial goals by providing expert guidance and strategic recommendations. Most truly want to see their clients succeed and work hard in your interest. But what about when they put their interests ahead of your own? Unfortunately, unscrupulous behavior from financial advisors and brokers is more common than you might think. This results in not only financial hardship for victims, but it can undermine confidence in those entrusted to protect our most important assets.

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Tuesday 07/23/2019
Students Learn to Steer Their Farm Through Ups And Downs This Fair Season
Posted: July 23, 2019

(NewsUSA) - Although school may still be out for summer vacation, learning opportunities are all around us - even at county and state fairs.

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Bringing a message of the importance of financial education to youth and community leaders
Updated: August 17, 2019 - 2:34 am

(BPT) - How do you identify future leaders? Is it GPA? Test scores? Another metric? There are all kinds of formulas to predict who among the nation’s youth will become our country's leaders. But trying to decipher them can leave you lost in a sea of analytics.

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Wednesday 07/17/2019
ICO Offers Investors a Chance to Cash in on Green Energy Plan
Posted: July 17, 2019

(NewsUSA) - Interest in alternative, environmentally-friendly energy sources continues to grow, and one company, Eco Smart Energies, offers investors a unique opportunity to get in on the ground floor of green energy with a pre-sale Initial Coin Offering (ICO) at to raise funds for the Renewable Energy Network Based on Decentralized Organization (RENBDO) project.

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Monday 07/08/2019
Cash flow concerns? The simple way small businesses can attain working capital
Posted: July 08, 2019

(BPT) - Cash flow is the lifeblood of a business. Positive cash flow means your business is in a position to grow, while negative cash flow may mean you have some tough decisions to make, like whether to pay your employees, vendors or yourself.

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Thursday 06/27/2019
Automated Containers Make Organic Urban Farming Feasible
Posted: June 27, 2019

(NewsUSA) -The future of agriculture can be found in commercial containers, in which plants can be grown hydroponically.

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The Barcode Story: Its Past, Present, And Future
Posted: June 27, 2019

(NewsUSA) - Whether you're buying online or shopping in a store, there are many modern shopping conveniences available today that can be traced back to the debut of a seemingly simple technology - the first barcode scan.

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Monday 06/24/2019
Decoupling from China
Updated: August 14, 2019 - 2:35 am

(NewsUSA) -We do not know what will come out of the meeting between President Trump and Xi Jinping at the G-20 on June 28, but the signs are ominous. The state-promoted anti-American propaganda blasting U.S. "bullying" on trade and the resurgence in Chinese nationalism stoked by Xi Jinping augur poorly for successful trade negotiations with China. And any deal made by Trump is likely to be attacked by Democrats as too weak, so Trump at this point has little incentive to make a deal with China before the 2020 presidential election.

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The Story of the Barcode: Past, Present, and Future
Updated: June 28, 2019 - 2:48 am

(NewsUSA) - Same-day delivery. Self-checkout. Buy online, pick-up in store. Countless modern shopping conveniences that are currently available can be traced back to the debut of a seemingly simple technology with a powerful impact on global commerce - the barcode.

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Wednesday 06/19/2019
Canadian CBD Company Is on Explosive Track for Growth
Updated: July 31, 2019 - 2:45 am

(NewsUSA) - As the CBD industry continues its growth spurt in the United States, new research suggests that it is poised to take off in Europe as well.

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Tuesday 06/18/2019
The Rise of Digital Wallets and Mobile Payments
Updated: July 25, 2019 - 2:37 am

(NewsUSA) - More businesses and countries worldwide are embracing digital payments as a way to make e-commerce more efficient and create a smoother transaction experience for consumers.

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Esports Popularity Piques Investor Interest
Updated: July 24, 2019 - 2:31 am

(NewsUSA) - The Esports and global gaming industry has exploded in recent years as people of all ages turn to video games for entertainment over movies and music. In fact, the annual revenue from the gaming industry was higher than music and movies combined in 2018 and is expected to more than double in the next two years.

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Monday 06/17/2019
Deception Road Takes Viewers on a Thrill Ride
Updated: June 19, 2019 - 2:30 am

(NewsUSA) - What do you get when you combine the acting chops of Thomas Haden Church (Sideways, Spiderman 3, Divorce), Alice Eve (Before We Go, She's Out of My League), and Finn Wittrock (La La Land,The Big Short, Unbroken, American Horror Story) with a twisted tale of deceit, passion, and dark humor?

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