As anti-racism protests swept across the United States last summer, major law firms were forced to consider the inequalities and diversity within their own ranks. Over the next year, many reorganized their management to put more emphasis on diversity, including adding a role once rare in the industry: that of Director of Diversity. The power …

Americans owe nearly twice as much medical debt as previously known, and the amount owed has become increasingly concentrated in states that do not participate in the Affordable Care Act’s Medicaid expansion program. A study published Tuesday in JAMA found that collection agencies held $ 140 billion in unpaid medical bills last year. An earlier …

BELLEVUE, Washington – (BUSINESS WIRE) – Jul 20, 2021– Financing home renovations has become easier and much more profitable. Plunk, the first mobile app to use AI and machine learning to help homeowners make smarter decisions about their biggest and most important investment, today announced its new Home Renovation Loan, Designed specifically to finance major …

The effect of GFC on public finances has led many governments to adopt austerity measures, including spending cuts and tax increases. This, in turn, has led to popular opposition movements and street protests, including the Occupy movement in the United States and elsewhere. In recent years, the Black Lives Matter movement has led to an …

Nearly half of young drivers spend as much on car financing as they do on housing, according to a new study. A study by insurance provider Gap InsureTheGap.com found that 47% of drivers between the ages of 18 and 34 report spending as much, if not more, on auto financing as they do on rent …

An online virtual panel discussion sponsored by Colorado Proud will address the topic “Growing, Evolving and Thriving: Farmers and Ranchers” Wednesday at noon. The panel will be comprised of Colorado agriculture and food panelists and discuss this season’s opportunities and strategies. Danielle Trotta, Colorado Proud Program Manager is the moderator. n Colorado Agriculture Commissioner Kate …

(Photo illustration by Chukrut Budrul / SOPA Images / LightRocket via Getty Images) SOPA Images / LightRocket via Getty Images According to a draft press release from the New Jersey Attorney General’s Office, the Securities Office plans to issue a summary cease and desist order to BlockFi, the multi-billion dollar bitcoin financial services platform based …

The way you navigate a bear market in stocks makes the biggest difference to your long-term returns on your investment. This is important to remember at all times, but especially when the stock market is going down sharply. No one knows if the weakness in the US market is the start of a bear market, …

If you’re in the market for a car, chances are you’ve noticed two things: an unprecedented used car market and buyers and sellers flocking to the Facebook Marketplace for a deal. Studies show that 78% of people use social media when buying a car; with 53% of buyers making their choice of new or new …

Copyright 2021 PR Newswire. All rights reserved2021-07-19 SCHAFFHAUSEN, Switzerland, July 19, 2021 / PRNewswire / – In an effort to further diversify its workforce and provide new opportunities in the tech industry to top performing minority students, TE Connectivity, a global leader in connectivity and sensors, engaged himself $ 3.5 million towards a new scholarship …