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Child Tax Benefits Possible From Loans

Posted on 25 June 2019

The goal of the current Canada Child Benefit is to assist families with children to maintain an equitable standard of living by reducing poverty. Distributed monthly as a tax-free benefit to qualified families, it's possible to arrange for loans on child tax should the need arise. Here are some basics that you should know about how loans on child tax work and how to receive this type of loan. ...

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Why is America So Afraid of the 5G Technology?

Posted on 22 June 2019

The release of the 5G technologyhas been causing rising tensions between the US and China. The two countries are at Loggerheads over the Chinese telecommunications company, Huawei.  The Americans recently spoke up against the technological giant claiming that Huawei stole trade secrets and committed fraud and that the company has ties to the Chinese government and the Chinese military. ...

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Top 5 Reasons Why Online Certifications Are Important To Professional Success

Posted on 17 June 2019

Online certifications provide an incredible return-on-investment (ROI) to its students, both in terms of time and finances. According to the result of a new study of nearly 1,000 online student learners at Harvard Business School (HBS), online education holds a lot of career and personal benefits for students—in some cases, exceeding those mostly reported for more expensive and time-cons ...

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How to block ad tracking on your iPhone

Posted on 11 June 2019

Did you know that your iPhone beams out a lot of information about you to several companies and Apple does nothing to stop this invasion of privacy? Geoffrey. A. Fowler, writing for the Washington Post, says he recently confirmed this when he observed his phone all night long. “On a recent Monday night, a dozen marketing companies, research firms and other personal data guzzlers go ...

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Restaurant Brands International Announces Plans to Expand Burger King, Tim Hortons, and Popeyes Globally

Posted on 05 June 2019

Restaurant Brands International, the parent company of Burger King, Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, and Tim Hortons, plans to surpass 40,000 locations globally in the next eight to 10 years, increasing its store count by 55% in a move to become one of the world’s largest restaurant companies. As of March 31, 2019, the company had 25,809 locations open as of March 31. The company’s competito ...

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Top 7 ways to spot online loan scams

Posted on 06 June 2019

Dealing with medical bills not covered by your insurance? Or you want to make some important car repairs, but your warranty doesn’t have you covered? Well, the answer you seek is a personal loan as it always rescues the day no matter the situation—even if it is a non-emergency. Unlike other loan types, such as a mortgage or car loan, personal loans don’t need to be supported with co ...

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Private Corporations Have Turned Public Prisons into Money-Making Ventures

Posted on 22 May 2019

In the past few years, businesses have privatized almost every aspect of the public prison system and the downsides of this trend can no longer be overlooked. Tim Requarth, a freelance journalist, writing for The Nation, interviews David Angel, a correctional facility kitchen officer who had worked at prisons all over Michigan. In the course of the interview, Angel complains that he got ...

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Canadian banks that allow online gambling activities

Posted on 02 June 2019

In Canada, online gambling can be a difficult subject. While it is loved by many players and several provinces have encouraged its citizens to take part in self-regulated igaming websites, but these same governments detest the use of international online casinos. However, since online gambling isn’t illegal, it is safe to assume that all Canadian banks would embrace it. On the contrary, while ...

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Top 7 Tips On Forex Trading For Beginners

Posted on 08 May 2019

The Forex market is growing in popularity every dayand it is the largest, most liquidated market in the world with an average daily trading volume of over $5 trillion. However, the market is a volatile one which can be both lucrative and risky. Forex, also referred to as FX, foreign exchange, or currency trading, is a decentralized global market where all of the world's currencies are ...

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Catch a Glimpse of the Future of Retail from China’s Generation Z.

Posted on 04 May 2019

China’s Gen Z consumers account for 13 percent of household spending, this number is over four times that of their peers in the U.S. and they do most of this spending, through cash via social media. Bloomberg interviewed Shanghai university student Milky Guan who says she buys cosmetics based on recommendations from a Chinese social media shopping website called Xiaohongshu, or Little R ...