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Face-off — credit cards and personal loans

A personal loan provides a higher amount at a lower cost. Save your credit card for exigencies. Despite strong financial planning, unforeseen circumstances like a medical emergency in the family or an unplanned trip can land us in a financial crisis …

The Weekend Reader: Three Must Reads

Every weekend we select a handful of in-depth articles we think are worth a bit of your time, either because they peel back the layers on a compelling business story, or somehow make us look at business in a different light.

First Virginia Community Bank (FVCB) Rating Increased to Buy at Zacks Investment Research

… retail, industrial, warehouse/flex space, non-profit, mini-storage facilities, multi-family, commercial construction, residential/multi-family construction, land acquisitions and bridge loans; home equity loans and lines of credit; automobile and …

DNA Evening Must Reads: Indian woman returns from Pakistan, Tejas Express vandalised, Babri demolition case and …

1). Overjoyed to see Indian soil: Uzma hails Sushma Swaraj's motherly attitude after returning from Pakistan. Indian woman Uzma Naheed, who said she was forcibly kept in Pakistan by a man she met in Malaysia finally returned to India on Thursday.

Government should provide affordable homes through rental housing scheme

The Central Bank of Nigeria, Nigeria Mortgage Refinancing Company; Federal Mortgage bank of Nigeria and Nigeria Housing Finance Programme are presently working on this project.

Tanzania: Why Banks Avoid Agriculture, Transport Sectors in …

Commercial banks' credit to the private sector is growing at a snail's pace, with agriculture, construction, transport and communication being hardest hit.

3 Payment Processing Terms You Should Understand

Accepting a variety of payments from your customers has never been easier. However, there's a misconception that you can simply electronically invoice a client, request a mobile card from Square, or add a shopping cart to your site and that's it.

Nordstrom, Inc. (NYSE:JWN) Valuation According To Analysts

The Company, through Credit segment, allows its customers to access a range of payment products and services, including a Nordstrom-branded private label card, approximately two Nordstrom-branded Visa credit cards and a debit card for Nordstrom …

Personal loan for home renovation

The process for applying for personal loans for home improvement has become so simple that one can apply for within minutes.

Cherokee bail bondsman accused of exchanging sex for loan payments

Phillip Armachain is charged with forced labor and sexual abuse of a minor. In a federal criminal complaint, three women testified that they had sexual intercourse or other sex acts with Armachain in return for their bond fees or to have personal loans …