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Sanjeev Gupta’s Wyelands Bank ordered to reimburse savers in unprecedented intervention

A Sanjeev Gupta-owned lender has been ordered to pay back all its depositors in an unprecedented Bank of England intervention amid mounting pressure on the steel tycoon. Regulators have asked Wyelands Bank to reimburse all retail customers following a cash injection by Mr. Gupta. The tycoon’s GFG Alliance empire came …

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Razorpay: unicorn status after $ 100 million in Series D

Indian start-up Razorpay achieved unicorn status after raising $ 100 million in a Series D funding round, the company said in a declaration Monday (Oct 12). The investment was co-led by GIC, the Singapore sovereign wealth fund, and Sequoia Capital India. Existing investors Y Combinator, Matrix Partners India, Tiger Global …

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7 things to know about Shahrazad Ali, the black woman who knocked for self-knowledge

7 things to know about Shahrazad Ali, the black woman who knocked for self-knowledge. Image: Screenshot from YouTube Shahrazad Ali is a retired writer who made headlines in the 1980s and 90s for her controversial views on black women and their position in the black family as submissive to the …

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Credit card habits that could cost you hundreds of dollars

Customers could save money by switching their debt to promotional offers with 0% interest rates. Photo: Unsplash A massive 20% drop in income and 10 million people on leave during the COVID-19 pandemic has seen many Britons turn to credit to get by. However, with interest-free overdrafts and payment holidays …

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3 original ways to spend enough for a credit card bonus

While this does not influence our opinions on the products, we may receive compensation from partners whose offers appear here. We are by your side, always. See our full advertiser disclosure. Image source: Getty Images For most credit card bonuses, you have to spend a certain amount of money to …

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CMCO: M’sians who WFH shares 5 ways they saved more money than ever

Just ask someone if they fail to get up very early, shower, get dressed, rush to breakfast, and get to the office in about an hour. Chances are, most of them will say that they absolutely do NOT miss all of this. With 2020 being what it is, many Malaysians …

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Legendary artist Scarface begs kidney donor to survive

Legendary artist Scarface begs a kidney donor to survive (AP Photo / John L. Mone) It’s been a tough seven months for legendary hip-hop artist Scarface. In March, he revealed he had contracted covid-19. The virus severely damaged his kidneys and now the Geto Boys co-founder is in need of …

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How To Get Help In San Antonio During Government Shutdown

Updated Jan. 23 As the partial government shutdown continues, with many in the San Antonio area going without a paycheck, local organizations and agencies are offering assistance while putting the call out for donations and support. RELATED | How To Get Assistance In Austin | For Statewide Assistance Bill Assistance …

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354,000 families with CVs receive 6,000 support

A TOTAL of 354,063 low-income households, all beneficiaries of the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino (4P) program in the Central Visayas, received cash assistance of P6,000 from the National Government’s Social Improvement Program (SAP) at noon on Wednesday April 29. 2020. Shalaine Lucero, deputy regional director of the Department of Social Protection …

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I’m leaving MAGA Gang, I just realized it’s a scam

Actor Isaiah Washington: I’m leaving MAGA Gang, I just realized it’s a scam. Left Photo By: Lee Roth STAR MAX, Inc. – copyright 2002 ALL RIGHTS RESERVED Phone / Fax: (212) 995-1196 5/11/02 Isiah Washington at “Hollywood: The Next Generation Class of 2002” – a tribute to actors by the …

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