The holiday shopping season is here, but is it back?

The pandemic is not over but with the help of vaccines and Covid-19 safety measures, Santa Claus is feeling much better about coming to town this year. Stephen Arnold, president of the International Brotherhood of Real Bearded Santas, a business group with more than 1,800 members, appeared at only one …

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Black Friday offer on the VPN service: Windscribe

BMissing Friday is a good time to find VPN service deals that can offer huge savings over the regular price of plans, but you need to know what to look for. Virtual private networks, or VPNs, can strengthen your online security by masking and encrypting your data, which helps protect …

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ABRIDGED PRE-REGISTRATION DECLARATION: LISTING OF AFINE IN INTRODUCTION ON ALTERNATIVE EXCHANGE – SENS

ABRIDGED PRE-LISTING STATEMENT: LISTING OF AFINE BY WAY OF INTRODUCTION ON THEALTERNATIVE EXCHANG AFINE INVESTMENTS LIMITED(formerly Domanolor Proprietary Limited)APPROVED FOR LISTING AS A REIT(Incorporated in the Republic of South Africa)Registration number 2020/852422/06JSE share code: ANI ISIN: ZAE000303947(“Afine” or “the Company” or “the Group”) ABRIDGED PRE-LISTING STATEMENT: LISTING OF AFINE BY …

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Cultivating Art, Not Argument, at a Los Angeles Law Firm

Much of what is done in law firms is tedious business instruments: contracts, loan agreements, multi-page memoranda. But this year, law firm Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan ceded office space overlooking the Staples Center in downtown Los Angeles to artistic creation. On the sixth floor, the works in progress of …

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Tesco and Berkshire Christmas tree boss expect early rush

Demand for Christmas trees is increasing early this year, according to the founder of Europe’s largest tree wholesaler based near Reading. Supermarkets like Tesco also expect 15% more people than in 2020 to buy a tree as “Christmas Tree Saturday” approaches this weekend. Christopher Hood, director and founder of Needlefresh …

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Rocket, Cenlar and Mid America Mortgage Take Management Action

From left to right: Ty Kern, Jim Cory, Bruce Barnes Cherry Creek Mortgage has appointed retail lending veteran Ty Kern as Executive Managing Director. In his new role, Kern will be responsible for automation efforts aimed at streamlining the production and processing of loans. Kern joins Cherry Creek from Sun …

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Three other British Steel advisers declared in default

Three IFAs, which were advising members of the British Steel pension scheme on their pensions, have been declared in default by the financial services compensation scheme. Meyado Private Wealth Management London, formerly Berkshire Financial Advisers, AW Dallas Financial Services, operating as Portfolio Pension Consultancy, and West Wales Financial Services, operating …

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NYC Breaks Ties With Nonprofit Housing Led By Jack A. Brown III

Nine of the 62 groups that run shelters are on an internal city watch list for issues like conflict of interest and financial issues. All of them continue to receive funding from the city. In February, after a Times investigation uncovered abuse by another operator of homeless shelters in the …

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One of Warren Buffett’s favorite stocks is up 50% this year. Can he continue to climb?

The payment processor and credit card issuer American Express (NYSE: AXP) has long been one of Warren Buffett’s favorite stocks. Just last year, Buffett called the brand special, and American Express is currently one of the Berkshire Hathaway‘s (NYSE: BRK.A)(NYSE: BRK.B) main holdings in its equity portfolio. The stock has …

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