FedNor Funding to Boost Kenora Area Businesses

FedNor renews operating funding for three Northwestern Ontario Community Futures Development Corporations. FedNor announced continued funding for three Future Aid Societies in the Kenora area, helping local businesses and nonprofits access capital, business advice and support. ‘other supports. The federal agency on Friday announced more than $ 6.6 million in funding, much of which spans five years, for the Lake ...

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The mysterious ancient man-made islands of Scotland

She explained that the ancient inhabitants of the loch kept a variety of pets, while also cultivating crops such as starch, spelled and barley. They cultivated plants such as flax to make ropes and textiles, and used opium poppy seeds and other plants for medicinal purposes. “Weeds such as nettles and fatty hens were common potted grasses,” she added. “Nettles ...

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Large companies gain market share, but struggling small companies

The distress faced by unorganized small businesses during the second wave of Covid and the market share gains of large companies that have gone largely unscathed are said to be reflected in their June quarter results. Small businesses suffered under the weight of localized and uneven bottlenecks and shorter opening hours during the first fiscal quarter, affecting operations as well ...

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RUEDI: Using margin for short-term financing | Business

Occasionally, I am asked to meet short-term funding needs. Often this involves planning the sale of one property with the purchase of another. For example, if the closing dates overlap for a period when buying a home, a shortfall may arise, requiring additional capital. The traditional approach to this shortfall could be a traditional bank loan, using existing cash savings, ...

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Planning to book a vacation at the end of summer? Check Out These Tips To Save Money

FORT WAYNE, Indiana (WANE) – As COVID-19 restrictions have eased significantly this summer, more Americans are venturing out on vacation. “People feel more comfortable going out, vacations are definitely on the mind, whether you are on a jet set or going somewhere in the area,” said Rebecca Gramugli , a consumer expert. “People are ready to travel and do fun ...

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Intuit, parent company of TurboTax, quits IRS free files program

Intuit, the parent company of TurboTax tax filing software, is quitting an IRS program that allows many Americans to file their taxes for free. IRS partners with Free files alliance, a non-profit tax software coalition companies who offer free tax filing services for the Free File program. Intuit said in a blog post on his website that part of the ...

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HDFC Bank Q1: Net Profit Up 16.1%, But Wave 2 Slows Growth Rate

Amid disruption from the second wave of the pandemic, the country’s largest private lender, HDFC Bank, on Saturday reported lower than estimated net profit of Rs 7,730 crore in the June quarter as the quality of bank assets deteriorated. Although the bank’s net profit grew 16.1% year-on-year, the net profit missed the consensus estimate of Rs 7,931 crore by Bloomberg. ...

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