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- Senators demand airlines refund $10 billion for flights canceled during pandemic
Democrats Ed Markey and Richard Blumenthal write to 10 major airlines demanding they refund $10 billion in canceled flight credits - or at least allow customers to hold them indefinitely.
Daily Mail. Monday, 10 May 2021.
- Amazon rolls out 'pay-by-palm' in New York City Go Store
Amazon debuted its One palm scanner at a Amazon Go in Manhattan on Monday. Shoppers can pay with a wave by connecting their unique palm 'signature' to a credit
card or Amazon account.
Daily Mail. Monday, 10 May 2021.
- 4 Attractive Low-Debt Stock Buys
A strong financial position is far more important than whether a company "beats consensus."
Forbes. Monday, 10 May 2021.
- Upstart (UPST) to Report Q1 Earnings: What's in the Offing?
Upstart's (UPST) Q1 performance likely to have benefited from the increased usage of artificial intelligence by banks to check the credit
worthiness of loan applicants.
Zacks. Monday, 10 May 2021.
- Senators urge airlines to make flight credits valid indefinitely
The Democrats say it's "unconscionable" for airlines to have more than $10 billion in unused travel credits.
CBS News. Monday, 10 May 2021.
- Provident Financial axes doorstep lending arm after 140 years putting 2,100 jobs at risk
firm Provident Financial is to axe its doorstep lending arm putting 2,100 jobs at risk, blaming "changing industry and regulatory" dynamics.
Sky News. Monday, 10 May 2021.
- In the shadow of Mt. Everest, a business boom goes bust, spoiled by COVID-19
Business owners in Nepal's Solukhumbu region, which draws mountaineers from all over, are buried in debt, with almost no income and no relief in sight.
Los Angeles Times. Sunday, 9 May 2021.
- Working for free (or how to ruin your career)
When has working for free made you really happy? Has hunger taken away from you? Has your American Express debt
been paid off?
Entrepreneur. Saturday, 8 May 2021.
- Occidental (OXY) to Post Q1 Earnings: What's in the Offing?
Occidental Petroleum's (OXY) first-quarter production might have been impacted by unprecedented weather conditions, offset by cost savings and efficient management of debt
Zacks. Friday, 7 May 2021.
- John Grisham's "The Rooster Bar": Read an excerpt
First on "CBS This Morning," we're giving you a sneak peek at author John Grisham's latest novel, "The Rooster Bar." In Grisham's 25th legal thriller, he explores the world of student debt
CBS News. Thursday, 6 May 2021.
- Over 1 Million Sign Petition Calling On Biden To Cancel Student Debt
A petition calling on President Biden to cancel student debt
has garnered over one million signatures. Here's what it means for borrowers hoping for student loan forgiveness.
Forbes. Thursday, 6 May 2021.
- Warren pushes Biden to forgive student debt as White House considers his legal authority
Biden is weighing whether to forgive up to $50,000 in federal student debt
amid pressure from Elizabeth Warren and Chuck Schumer.
CNBC. Thursday, 6 May 2021.
- Biden's families plan would cost $700 billion more than projected, new study says
President Biden's American Families Plan costs far more than the White House estimates and increase government debt
by 5% by 2050, Wharton says.
CNBC. Wednesday, 5 May 2021.
- Real Madrid: Does Zinedine Zidane get the credit his Champions League wins deserve?
BBC Sport examines why a manager who has claimed almost every trophy available to him is yet to win universal respect.
BBC News. Wednesday, 5 May 2021.
- People in problem debt get 60-day break scheme
The new system means people receiving debt
advice can be shielded from interest and charges.
BBC News. Tuesday, 4 May 2021.
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