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Last week’s North Korea sanctions designations by the U.S. Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control — commonly known as OFAC — go far to explain why U.N. Security Council Resolution 2321 took so long to negotiate and pass. There...
From: One Free Korea | By: Joshua | Sunday, December 4, 2016
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The best part is, the users don't need to log in to the Dubai Police app to use the feature.
From: Khaleej Times | Sunday, December 4, 2016
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It's not uncommon to rack up debt during the holidays. Here are a few good ways to avoid it.
From: The Motley Fool | By: Maurie Backman | Sunday, December 4, 2016
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In the last month or so I've had my credit card info stolen three times. First one card, then another I rarely use from a different credit company, then the same (reissued with a new number) card as the first time again about a month later. I think I...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: Wretch729 | Sunday, December 4, 2016
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Parenting in December is hard enough without sanctimony over present limits and "experiences instead of stuff"
From: Salon.com | By: Dena Landon | Saturday, December 3, 2016
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Less than one per cent of all startups raise venture capital so what's the best way for female entrepreneurs to pitch for investment?
From: The National Abu Dhabi | Monday, December 5, 2016
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It's promising, but it has too many flaws at launch
From: Time | By: John Patrick Pullen | Friday, December 2, 2016
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Cardmakers benefit as govt pushes for debit, credit cards While bigger banks are driving the major demand, even smaller co-operative banks have placed orders for plastic cards.
From: The Economic Times | Sunday, December 4, 2016
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Which of the two financial industry powerhouses packs a mightier punch?
From: The Motley Fool | By: Eric Volkman | Sunday, December 4, 2016
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San Franciscans are the most fiscally responsible when it comes to handling credit card debt, beating out a number of thrifty Midwesterners in a new analysis by SmartAsset. City residents scored well on a number of measures, from using relatively low...
From: San Francisco Chronicle | By: Chronicle Staff and News Services | Friday, December 2, 2016
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Money doesn't have to be a point of contention. Here are 7 ways to keep the peace.
From: Business Insider | By: Emmie Martin | Friday, December 2, 2016
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Thanks to the EFF's efforts, another set of National Security Letters have been published and their recipient freed to discuss them. CREDO Mobile received two NSLs in 2013 -- both accompanied with the usual indefinite gag order. The NSLs [PDF 1] [PDF...
From: Techdirt | By: Tim Cushing | Friday, December 2, 2016
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Brandon, who also goes by "Mad Fientist," retired at age 34. He built a spreadsheet to help others figure out how to do it, too.
From: Business Insider | By: Business Insider | Friday, December 2, 2016
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Criminals can work out the card number, expiry date and security code for a Visa debit or credit card in as little as six seconds using guesswork, researchers have found....
From: Irish Examiner | By: IrishExaminer.com | Sunday, December 4, 2016
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I recently made a credit card purchase at a Japanese shopping website. When I looked at my statement, the amount was in dollars (converted from Japanese yen). Later, I cancelled my order and was refunded the same amount in yen, but because of the exchange...
From: Money Stack Exchange | By: BJ Peter DeLaCruz | Sunday, December 4, 2016
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There’s 10,000 useless Indian rupees, about US$150 in real money. ▼ I wouldn’t normally have any Indian currency around. Euros or US dollars fine, I’m back in both regions regularly and anyway they can be used in lots of places other than the...
From: Lonely Planet | By: Tony Wheeler | Sunday, December 4, 2016
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The boss of Barclaycard says the plastic credit card is being replaced with new technology, so soon we will need nothing to make a payment.
From: BBC | Sunday, December 4, 2016
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I feel like when it comes to holiday shopping, there are only two extremes. The idea of buying your closest friends and family thoughtful, tasteful, yet reasonably priced gifts either fills you with pure glee or overwhelming dread. There's no in-between. Well,...
From: College Fashion | By: Taylor - University of Central Florida | Saturday, December 3, 2016
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You might think it’s too late to save a buck or two for those last minute gifts, or maybe that it’s too late to find cash to treat yourself while you’re buying for everyone else. Well, here are some ways to find some extra scratch to make the yuletide...
From: Lifehacker | By: Alan Henry | Saturday, December 3, 2016
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Retail credit cards are like hoverboards: popular during the holidays, potentially useful, and liable to throw you off balance at some point and leave you hurting. Retailers typically see an increase in new store card accounts during the holidays.Read...
From: NewsOK | Saturday, December 3, 2016
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Wait, what? It’s December already?Read more on NewsOK.com...
From: NewsOK | Saturday, December 3, 2016
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Share to Facebook 4KShare to Twitter Share to Google+ This is a modal window. Seniors switching to Medicare Advantage, study finds Finding a bumper sticker America's Energy Landscape - continuing the conversation America's Energy Landscape - continuing...
From: Free Republic | By: The Hill | Saturday, December 3, 2016
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Access to exclusive sales, discounts, promo codes, price-comparison services, loyalty programs, rebate credit cards — the sheer number of discount strategies and options can be overwhelming. [...] because Google and other search providers constantly...
From: San Francisco Chronicle | By: Consumers’ Checkbook | Saturday, December 3, 2016
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Financial technology companies can apply for a special designation usually reserved for more traditional lenders, the leader of the a federal agency tasked with regulating banks said. During remarks at the Georgetown University Law Center on Friday,...
From: San Francisco Chronicle | By: By Dominic Fracassa | Friday, December 2, 2016
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If you’re trying to pay down credit cards, or pay off your student loans, it can be embarrassing to say you’re on a budget when your friends want to hang out. Instead of making up excuses or trying to lie your way out of it,own up to the truth.Read...
From: Lifehacker | By: Mihir Patkar | Friday, December 2, 2016
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How Much is a Batch of Stolen Credit Cards Really Worth? You don't have to be a bank to make money on credit cards. A hacker can make between $250,000 and $1 million by selling a batch of 50 to 100 credit card numbers. A shrewd buyer can then turn those...
From: Forbes | By: Bill Hardekopf, Contributor | Friday, December 2, 2016
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The government said on Friday it did not expect the entire volume of demonetised Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 currency notes to come back into the system, an assessment which reflects the Centre’s optimism that bringing back cash adequate for revival of economic...
From: Times of India | Friday, December 2, 2016
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I've been playing Hearthstone regularly for about a year now, and I've seen the game change pretty significantly during that time. Hearthstone is Blizzard's most popular game by a large margin, and it's not hard to see why. Streamlining the esoteric...
From: Destructoid | By: Kevin McClusky | Friday, December 2, 2016
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I spent $1,758 in the week after the election. That’s too much to spend.The morning after the election, I woke up still drunk at 7:45 AM, reached for my phone, and texted my friend Jenny: “If I can find a ticket can I meet you in Chicago?”She...
From: The Billfold | By: Natalie San Luis | Monday, December 5, 2016
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A lack of uniformity in payment methods and the unlimited ability to attempt data entry allow hackers to use a systematic guessing approach to hack credit card information, researchers found....
From: Inc Magazine | By: Bartie Scott | Monday, December 5, 2016
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What’s inside? Here are the questions answered in today’s reader mailbag, boiled down to summaries of five or fewer words. Click on the number to jump straight down to the question. 1. Next steps in life turnaround 2. Overseas concerns 3. Buying...
From: The Simple Dollar | By: Trent Hamm | Monday, December 5, 2016
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Santa Rosa, California-based Ygrene Energy Fund, a provider of residential, commercial and multifamily property assessed clean energy financing, has appointed Rocco Fabiano as president and CEO. Previously, Fabiano worked at Qualcomm Inc where he served...
From: PE Hub | By: Iris Dorbian | Monday, December 5, 2016
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The tech savvy ambassador took to twitter to announce his arrival.
From: Khaleej Times | Monday, December 5, 2016
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James Murdoch is a big fan of streaming television — and his viewers should be too. The 21st Century Fox CEO touted the still-emerging alternative delivery system Monday morning at the 44th annual UBS Global Media & Communications Conference. “The...
From: The Wrap | By: Tony Maglio | Monday, December 5, 2016
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Learn about these simple ways to raise capital for your small business, whether it is…...
From: Black Enterprise | By: Carolyn M. Brown | Monday, December 5, 2016
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 In what amounts to a very clever brute force attack, a group of researchers has figured out how to find credit card information – including expiration dates and CVV numbers – by querying ecommerce sites. The process, which was outlined in IEEE...
From: TechCrunch | By: John Biggs | Monday, December 5, 2016
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Carrying credit cards is a daily habit. Is there a reason to have so many different accounts?        ...
From: USA Today | Monday, December 5, 2016
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