What is a payday loan? payday ready are generally short-term unsecured loans characterized by high interest rates that generally do not require a credit check. Although there is no exact and universal definition of the term, the US Consumer Financial Protection Bureau indicates that this type of loan is usuallyRead More →

Advancement in the corporate sector, especially in the financial sector due to the creation of fintech applications, has changed the business landscape. Older and more established organizations are now looking for new and more advanced ways of doing business. The fintech industry produces annual revenues of billions of dollars, andRead More →

India’s FY2023 budget investment surge in the infrastructure sector is expected to usher in faster economic growth, ratings agency Crisil said. The majority of the massive capital expenditure of the 2022-23 budget – Rs 7.50 lakh crore – will be spent on infrastructure development. Furthermore, the budget avoided a definitiveRead More →

Consumer advocates fear loopholes in lending laws could open the floodgates to predatory lending for millions of vulnerable Australians. Key points: Experts say many people seek out payday loans when they are in financial difficulty But some lenders often charge significant fees Consumer advocates say payday lenders can dodge theRead More →

LOS ANGELES – January 25, 2022 – (Newswire.com) iQuanti: Financial well-being is an important aspect of overall well-being and happiness. But unfortunately, many people don’t know what it takes to become financially well. Fortunately, if you’re willing to put in the time and effort to learn, improve financial well-being canRead More →

A cargo ship full of containers prepares to leave port at the Dachanwan Port Container Terminal in Shenzhen, south China’s Guangdong Province, Jan 21, 2022. Photo: cnsphoto China’s GDP increase of 8.1% in 2021, after 2.2% in 2020, exceeded that of any other major economy. However, as is known, China’sRead More →

Tracking wage growth by age Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta After years of trying to push up inflation (the elusive 2% inflation target), the Fed’s super-easy quantitative easing policies as well as plentiful help from the budget side (‘helicopter’ money) and disproportionate budget deficits) more than met the target. .Read More →

Scenarios Baseline (60%): Growth resumes in late 2021 and early 2022 as the impact of COVID-19 eases. Households continue to increase their spending to meet pent-up demand for services such as entertainment and travel. However, spending on durable goods is stagnating as consumers revert to pre-pandemic models. Business investment continuesRead More →

Economic activity in Colorado has rebounded to its pre-pandemic peak in September 2021 and the economy is expected to continue to expand, according to a new quarterly report released by the restored Colorado Futures Center of the Colorado State University System. The new forecast, called ColoradoCast, is a short-term (six-month)Read More →

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell’s hawkish turn this week will undoubtedly focus on next Friday’s consumer price inflation data from investors looking for clues about the US central bank’s next move on of its political meeting on December 16. In a busy week for data releases, economic growth in theRead More →

Information (The Jakarta Post) Jakarta ● Tue, November 30, 2021 2021-11-30 07:00 0 637689cdfb31fff4298fa997bd04b6e0 4 Sponsored title To free The Bank Indonesia (BI) annual meeting held this week highlighted the importance of building optimism, building synergies and innovating to welcome 2022, as the economy has shown signs of improvement inRead More →

MANILA, Philippines — The central bank said on Tuesday, Nov. 9 that interest would remain low — despite stronger-than-expected third-quarter growth figures announced by the government — until it saw clearer evidence of the economic recovery. In a statement following the release of the latest gross domestic product figures, BangkoRead More →

WASHINGTON – If you find the current economy a little confusing, don’t worry: so do the country’s top economic official, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell. In a long-awaited press conference on Wednesday, Powell said the Fed was sticking to its fundamental economic forecast: COVID-19 will eventually subside, which, in turn,Read More →

The perception among some that the economic recovery is responsible for demand for new vehicles temporarily exceeding supply is incorrect, the JSE-listed vehicle retailer Combined Motor Holdings (CMH) warned on Tuesday. “The reality is that domestic sales levels are considerably lower than the past decade and the return of aRead More →

click to enlarge Can you imagine a situation where you need some urgent liquid assets but don’t have enough available? For those of us who have been caught in such uncomfortable spots, it would be fair to say it’s a lot more stressful than one can imagine. TheRead More →

Unpredicted events can puzzle you inappropriately. You have no savings on the side, and your credit history is blemished. You are an uninvited person inside the bank’s branch office. Anyway, you have one bright sight, internet access. But, you must have asked yourself, how does internet access impact my financialRead More →

The Bank of Ghana’s updated Composite Economic Activity Index (CIEA) for July 2021 reflects the continued upturn in national economic activity. According to the Central Bank, the real CIEA grew 20.0% year-on-year in July 2021, up from 20.2% in June 2021, and 3.9% growth in July 2020. Growth in indicators,Read More →

The health crisis has offered individuals and businesses the opportunity to pause, reflect and realign their lifestyles, priorities and perspectives. Rapidly changing consumer behavior, business imperatives – both short and long term – and a renewed zeal to shake off the ghosts of the past have only accelerated the transformation.Read More →

National lockdown continues to impact many organizations in South Africa. As a result, some employers have downsized their workforce to help ease the financial strain on their businesses. Earlier this year, StatsSA announced that South Africa’s unemployment rate is now 32.5%, the highest on record since the current measure wasRead More →

Europe remains in the grip of the coronavirus pandemic. The upsurge in the number of cases, combined with the appearance of new, more contagious strains of the coronavirus, has forced many Member States to reintroduce or tighten containment measures. At the same time, the launch of vaccination programs across theRead More →

(Credit: Unsplash) This article is presented to you in association with the European Commission. Europe remains in the grip of the coronavirus pandemic. The upsurge in the number of cases, combined with the appearance of new, more contagious strains of the coronavirus, has forced many Member States to reintroduce orRead More →

RICHMOND, Ind. – Last year, Indiana University’s annual panel of business experts predicted good economic news coming in 2020 around the world. Of course, that was before the birth of COVID-19. “A microscopic virus has entered the picture, and instead of growing economic activity, we are experiencing a global recessionRead More →

Recent developments in the course of the Covid-19 pandemic could force the Spanish government to update its economic forecasts. While a May projection that Madrid sent to Brussels predicted a 9.2% drop in economic output in 2020, the Bank of Spain on Wednesday released a more pessimistic outlook that placesRead More →

10th Annual Inland Empire Economic Forecasting Conference: Housing remains the greatest immediate and longer term challenge; Despite some impacts of the trade war and the consternation of the yield curve, neither will lead to a slowdown in 2020. Riverside, California – Operating at “full employment” and with an unemployment rateRead More →

Thursday, Portland State University Northwest Economic Research Center released its economic forecast for 2019. The report took a top-down approach to Oregon’s economy, examining a range of national and statewide trends, as well as factors specific to the metro area of Portland. “Portland MSA Economic and Population Outlook,” written byRead More →