Spokane County Ready to Allocate $101 Million in Federal Stimulus Funds | Washington – Natural Self Esteem

(The Center Square) – Spokane County has taken a patient approach to allocating $101 million in American Rescue Plan dollars to ensure all spending is fully compliant with federal regulations. That groundwork will soon pay off as the county is ready to begin promoting a variety of projects, says Jeff McMorris, community engagement and public … Read more

China is trying to boost consumer spending with a small business plan – Natural Self Esteem

text size China is slowly introducing small business support measures. Here a market in Beijing on April 14, 2022. Noel Celis/AFP via Getty Images China continues to introduce measures to support small businesses in hopes of stimulating consumer spending in an economy hit by pandemic restrictions and the stalling of its export engine. These are … Read more

Wells Fargo Charged with Lending Discrimination | business news – Natural Self Esteem

Ben Crump joins other lawyers on behalf of black families discriminated against by Wells Fargo, the largest bank mortgage lender in the US “Last month it was reported that Wells Fargo approved only 47% of mortgage applications from black homeowners, compared to 72% for white applicants. We are suing Wells Fargo to demand that they … Read more

Navy Federal Releases VA Loan Spotlight Report Exposing Misconceptions And Myths About VA Loans | Business – Natural Self Esteem

VIENNA, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Aug. May 2022– The Navy Federal Credit Union released its first-ever today Spotlight on VA Loans report – A comprehensive look at service members’ understanding and opinions of VA home loans and how they use them. VA loans are designed to bring military families closer to home ownership, but the report uncovered common … Read more

3 Myths About Business Lending Debunked – Natural Self Esteem

THERE IS a common myth among Filipinos that if a company borrows money, it means the company will fail. “Maraming utang ‘yan,” some might say. But in reality, the companies that are approved for credit are actually the most profitable! After all, banks and other lenders have to make money too, and they can only … Read more

How to be successful in retirement – Natural Self Esteem

This article is reprinted with permission from NextAvenue.org. I don’t have a green thumb. In fact, it seems my greatest lawn and gardening skill is growing things in places they’re not supposed to be. You want or need me to patch your lawn, forget it. But if you need weed between some bricks on your … Read more

Nations Lending Expands Executive Team with EVP of Operations | Business – Natural Self Esteem

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Aug. April 2022– Nations Lending, a leading full-service national mortgage lender, today expanded its leadership team with the appointment of Cindy Baird as Executive Vice President of National Operations. The move comes as the company continues to make strategic investments in both retail store expansion and internal operations, particularly in its underwriting, processing … Read more

world of work | Online Daily Express – Natural Self Esteem

EVERYONE is thrilled that you have finally completed your SPM. Your father wants you to be a doctor. Your mother wants you to be a teacher. Your family members encourage you to become a lawyer. Your relatives want you to become a designer. Your friends want you to join them and study IT. Your teachers … Read more

Compt Raises $13M Series A Funding Led by Battery Ventures | Business – Natural Self Esteem

BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Aug. April 2022– Compt, an employee benefits software company optimized for today’s more flexible workspace, today announced a $13 million Series A investment led by Battery Ventures. The funding comes after a year of rapid growth, nearly 500% ARR, and follows a previous seed funding round from collaboration software company Slack Fund and Harlem … Read more

Reclusive and bored, or worse, boring? try this – Natural Self Esteem

As a journalist who was “non-retired” in January 2022, and is now working part-time as a freelancer, and finding ways to fill the hours the rest of the time, I have two suggestions: Learn a new skill (which will translate into extra income might) or pursue a childhood passion for the joy of it. Retirement … Read more