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Thatcham sixth grade students to ask ‘hard-hitting’ questions at the Kennet School religious forum

Thatcham sixth grade students will ask the tough questions at the Kennet School Faith Forum in January. Grade 12 students will come together with a panel of five representatives from different faiths to discuss, reflect and challenge their different belief systems. The event is part of a wider extension of …

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Mortgage Industry Forecast 2022 | National Mortgage News

As is typically the case in a declining, narrower margin origination environment, mortgage lenders will look to technology to help manage costs. And there has been an explosion of fintechs looking to offer options, said Suha Zehl, chief strategy officer at consultancy BlackFin Group. But many middle and smaller lenders …

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ARPA Inquiry: Money for Rent, Mortgages and Most Urgent Utilities in Great Barrington

Grand Barrington Town Hall. Photo courtesy of the City GREATER BARRINGTON – Provide economic assistance to those affected by the COVID-19 pandemic ranked as the first choice of respondents for a survey on federal relief funds that the Town of Great Barrington distributed last month. For 51% of those polled, …

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Recent trends and whether real estate investing is a wise move for 2022

The hidden specter of Covid is not yet done with us, as the prospect of another lockdown hangs over the economy and, consequently, the British obsession with house prices and the future of our offices and stores came to mind. In addition, there is a three-pronged attack on the sanctuary …

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Companies Warren Buffett Says You Should Invest In During Inflation

Warren buffett johannes eisele / Agence France-Presse / Getty Images Consumer prices rose 6.8% in November, compared with the same month in 2020, according to Labor Department data released in December. US inflation is now at its highest level in 39 years, and November marked the fifth consecutive month that …

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Former MA State DCF supervisor convicted of manslaughter

The Berkshire District Attorney’s Office has sentenced a woman from West Stockbridge to jail for homicide and driving. Michelle Curletti, 45, pleaded guilty to single counts of motor vehicle homicide while driving under the influence of alcohol and causing serious bodily injury related to vehicle collision engine from January 2019 …

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Properties go green – The Portugal News

Sustainability is an increasingly important factor in the real estate market, with 83% of investors predicting an increase in tenant demand for sustainable buildings. These results are in line with two recent CBRE environmental, social and governance (ESG) studies which also found that over 54% of investors want to change …

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8 questions to ask right from the start when viewing properties

The housing market is still going strong as home hunters turn to buying this winter in Portugal. If you’re a first-time buyer or don’t have a lot of experience viewing properties before, knowing the right questions to ask up front could help save you time and possibly money. It’s important …

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Four smarter ways to achieve high yield

Are you drawn to exorbitant earnings? If you have to aim for yield, at least be reasonably smart about it. Result of reaching for the sky. Forbes “Achieving return is really stupid,” Warren Buffett said in an interview with CNBC in 2020. “If you need to get 3% and you …

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Toronto-Dominion profits exceed estimates of Canadian recovery

(Bloomberg) – The Toronto-Dominion Bank’s Canadian operations are boosted by a rebound in consumer spending and the continued strength of the nation’s housing market. Bloomberg’s Most Read Retail profits in Canada rose 19% to C $ 2.14 billion ($ 1.7 billion) in the fiscal fourth quarter, the Toronto-based bank said …

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