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Royal Griffin Publishing Announces the Release of New Article, "Creative Currency Octaves and Universal Basic Income," by Author Duke Johnson

Duke Johnson, Author of the book Better to Best: Novel Ideas to Improve Governments, Economies, and Societies, is pleased to announce the release of the most recent article, Creative Currency Octaves and UBI: Harmonizing Economics via a Complementary Currency System with Potential to Recession-Proof Economies, and Enhance Cultures. - June 23, 2022 - Royal Griffin Publishing

Tuesday P. Brooks and Her Financial Management Firm AJOY Launches the Phindiwe Business Academy to Train Young Women as Bookkeepers

The newly-launched Phindiwe Business Academy trains young women in bookkeeping to foster independence and financial freedom, founded by Tuesday P. Brooks, along with her financial management firm AJOY in New York City. - June 09, 2022 - AJOY

Riverside County Workforce Development Division Awarded $1,824,000 through the State of California’s Apprenticeship Expansion, Equity, and Innovation Grant for the Inland

Riverside County Workforce Development Division Awarded $1,824,000 through the State of California’s Apprenticeship Expansion, Equity, and Innovation Grant for the Inland

Riverside County is one of six entities in the state to receive funds to design and build new apprenticeship training programs in thriving industries. Through a grant proposal entitled Inland Empire Designing Equitable Apprenticeships, Riverside County Workforce Development and its Inland Empire regional partners will expand apprenticeships, provide opportunities for underserved populations, and work to align the region’s growing workforce. - June 01, 2022 - Riverside County Workforce Development

SkySparc Appointment Bolsters Dutch Office

SkySparc Appointment Bolsters Dutch Office

SkySparc, an independent solutions provider, has strengthened its Dutch team with the appointment of Souhaila Ben Bouker, formerly a Business Analyst at Dutch central bank De Nederlandsche Bank (DNB). She joins SkySparc’s Netherlands office as Senior Business Consultant. - May 25, 2022 - SkySparc

Her Excellency Ambassador María Fernanda Espinosa Garcés, Former President of the 73rd Session of the United Nations General Assembly, Joins World Sustainability Forum

Her Excellency Ambassador María Fernanda Espinosa Garcés, Former President of the 73rd Session of the United Nations General Assembly, Joins World Sustainability Forum

Her Excellency Ambassador María Fernanda Espinosa Garcés, former President of the 73rd Session of the United Nations General Assembly (2018 - 2019) joined the Board of Patrons of the World Sustainability Forum. - May 25, 2022 - World Sustainability Forum

Finally... Relief from Inflation & Soaring Gas Prices is on the Horizon Pinnacle Freight Slashes Shipping Costs Up to 60%

National Freight Broker Chooses to become Part of the Solution by Slashing Shipping Costs up to 60%. - May 18, 2022 - Pinnacle Freight Brokers

North American Pet Insurance Market More Than Doubles in Four Years

North American Pet Insurance Market More Than Doubles in Four Years

The North American Pet Health Insurance Association (NAPHIA) announced that the pet insurance sector exceeded $2.83 B USD at year end 2021, and industry growth more than doubled over the past four years (2018 - 2021). NAPHIA’s 2022 State of the Industry Report shows a record $2.837 billion USD in total in-force premiums in 2021 (up over 30.5% from $2.175 billion USD in 2020) and over 4.41 million insured pets across North America (up 27.7% from over 3.45 million pets insured in 2020). - May 17, 2022 - NAPHIA - North American Pet Health Insurance Association

FundFront Launches Leading Alternative Investment Platform

FundFront Launches Leading Alternative Investment Platform

The platform offers financial advisors and their investors a carefully selected menu of alternative investment strategies that can be accessed directly from bank and brokerage accounts. - May 16, 2022 - FundFront Ltd

New Burning Glass Institute Report: Jobs Numbers Hide Significant Shifts in the Economy

New Burning Glass Institute Report: Jobs Numbers Hide Significant Shifts in the Economy

The April jobs report shows that the post-pandemic recovery continues at pace, with the economy having add 428,000 jobs. But as The Burning Glass Institute’s latest report The Through-the-Looking-Glass Recovery illustrates, behind those growing numbers is the sobering fact that nearly one in... - May 11, 2022 - Burning Glass Institute

Drake Software Appoints New President and CEO, Dom Morea

Drake Software Appoints New President and CEO, Dom Morea

Drake Software® announced the appointment, effective immediately, of Dominic (Dom) Morea as President and CEO. Interim CEO Euan Menzies will continue in his role as Chairman of Drake Software. Dom Morea comes to Drake Software with a strong background of more than 20 years’ experience in... - May 10, 2022 - Drake Software

BDA Advises Honour Lane Shipping on Its Sale to a Consortium Led by Nexus Point

BDA Partners is pleased to announce that its client, Honour Lane Shipping (“HLS”) has sold a majority stake to a consortium led by Nexus Point, an Asian private equity fund focused on control opportunities in Greater China. The selling shareholders will remain in the business and will... - May 10, 2022 - BDA Partners Ltd

EWR Digital Named Strategic Marketing Partner of OOGN

EWR Digital Named Strategic Marketing Partner of OOGN

The move sees Matt Bertram being named as the new CMO for OGGN. - May 10, 2022 - EWR Digital

The INOMICS Handbook (6th Edition) Released, Includes Interview with Adam Tooze

INOMICS – the site for economists – has released the sixth edition of its annual Handbook, read by over 70,000 economists worldwide. - May 06, 2022 - INOMICS

Dennis Masich to Steer Growth of SkySparc FIS Practice

Dennis Masich to Steer Growth of SkySparc FIS Practice

SkySparc, an independent solutions provider, has appointed Dennis Masich as new Practice Lead for its fast-growing global FIS practice. - May 04, 2022 - SkySparc

National Bankers Community Alliance Partners with iGrad and HBCU Community Development Action Coalition on Financial Wellness Pilot Program to Reduce Racial Wealth Gap

National Bankers Community Alliance Partners with iGrad and HBCU Community Development Action Coalition on Financial Wellness Pilot Program to Reduce Racial Wealth Gap

iGrad offers artificial intelligence-powered financial wellness solutions to more than 600 colleges and universities, more than 20,000 employers and more than 300 financial institutions. - April 21, 2022 - iGrad

MittGroup Reports a Record Q1

After having over 107% growth in 2021, MittGroup has recorded a record breaking Q1, with the highest quarterly revenue in the company's history. Along with MittGroup’s growth, they have expanded to 15 states nationwide while increasing revenue an upwards of 14% from the previous... - April 20, 2022 - MittGroup

iGrad and Cleveland State University Partner to Provide Financial Literacy Education to TRIO Students

iGrad and Cleveland State University Partner to Provide Financial Literacy Education to TRIO Students

Research shows that student financial wellness programs can decrease financial stress, improve academic performance and teach students how to manage their finances for a lifetime. - April 12, 2022 - iGrad

Wake Forest University Launches iGrad Student Financial Literacy Platform

Wake Forest University Launches iGrad Student Financial Literacy Platform

With declining enrollment and degree-achievement rates across the nation, bolstering student financial literacy is a priority for many institutions of higher learning. iGrad is currently used by more than 600 public and private colleges and universities of all sizes. - April 07, 2022 - iGrad

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy and NJ Department of the Treasury Launch NJ FinLit, a Free Financial Wellness Platform Powered by Enrich™

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy and NJ Department of the Treasury Launch NJ FinLit, a Free Financial Wellness Platform Powered by Enrich™

The personalized, interactive mobile and online platform can help state residents rebuild from the pandemic and plan for the future. - April 07, 2022 - iGrad

A Firm Handshake Between Friends: Gaines and Verbica Endorse Each Other’s Campaigns

A Firm Handshake Between Friends: Gaines and Verbica Endorse Each Other’s Campaigns

Ted Gaines, Board of Equalization (“BOE”), District 1, and Peter Coe Verbica, CAGOP State Delegate and candidate for the Board of Equalization, District 2, exchange endorsements for each other’s campaigns. Gaines describes it as “a firm handshake between... - April 05, 2022 - Peter Coe Verbica for Board of Equalization Dist. 2 2022

JK Marshall Mercantile - China Support for Russian Invasion Could Hurt Economy

JK Marshall Mercantile has warned that if China offers its support to Russia in its war effort, the world’s second largest economy could suffer. - April 05, 2022 - JK Marshall Mercantile

Axis Technologies Group, Inc. (OTC: AXTG) Announces Intention to File Registration Statement for Public Offering of Common Stock

Axis Technologies Group, Inc. (OTC: AXTG) Announces Intention to File Registration Statement for Public Offering of Common Stock

Axis Technologies Group, Inc. (OTC: AXTG), today, announced that it intends to file a registration statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission in late April 2022 for a proposed underwritten public offering of common stock. The proposed offering is expected to be predominantly from... - March 31, 2022 - Axis Technolgies Group Inc.

Ohio Public Employees Deferred Compensation Program Receives Pension & Investments Eddy Award for Work with iGrad

Ohio Public Employees Deferred Compensation Program Receives Pension & Investments Eddy Award for Work with iGrad

The winning entry was a joint effort of Ohio DC, iGrad and Nationwide, featuring the ongoing campaign to engage members in reducing financial stress by improving money-management skills and financial knowledge. - March 22, 2022 - iGrad

HM Wilkins Imperial – War in Ukraine to Impede Global Economy

Report by HM Wilkins Imperial shows how the war in Ukraine will hurt global economic growth. - March 22, 2022 - HM Wilkins Imperial

Porterville College Launches iGrad Student Financial Literacy Platform

Porterville College Launches iGrad Student Financial Literacy Platform

Based on artificial intelligence and proprietary algorithms, iGrad personalizes financial information for each student’s situation and needs. It is used by more than 600 public and private colleges and universities of all sizes, including Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi, New York University, Davidson College and St. Joseph’s University. - March 22, 2022 - iGrad

Real Estate Agent Danny Skelly to Start a Fix and Flip Division for Orson Hill Realty

Real Estate Agent Danny Skelly to Start a Fix and Flip Division for Orson Hill Realty

As the market starts to shift back to the buyer's favor, Danny Skelly feels it is a great time to start up the fix and flip division of Orson Hill Realty. Skelly said, "There are plenty of beautiful properties in the Denver Foothills. The problem is many are in disrepair and just need a little TLC. This is a great benefit for buyers as well as sellers." - March 19, 2022 - Orson Hill Realty

TigerSwap – Next Generation Multi-Chain Swap

TigerSwap – Next Generation Multi-Chain Swap

With the rise of decentralized exchanges and token swapping platforms like Pancakeswap and Uniswap, other tokens such as Shiba Inu have followed suit as well. However, there exists one big major problem: the lack of interoperability and integration with multiple blockchains. Swap platforms currently only allow swapping tokens within its blockchain, BEP20 to another BEP20 or ERC20 to another ERC20. - March 04, 2022 - TigerBite

Credit Benchmark Has Joined the World Economic Forum’s Global Innovators Community

Credit Benchmark Has Joined the World Economic Forum’s Global Innovators Community

Credit Benchmark is delighted to announce that it has joined the World Economic Forum's Global Innovators community. The Global Innovators Community is a group of the world’s most promising start-ups and scale-ups that are at the forefront of technological and business model innovation. Credit Benchmark (CB) is a financial data analytics company founded in 2015 and headquartered in London with offices in New York. - March 04, 2022 - Credit Benchmark

CoastHills Credit Union Partners with iGrad to Offer the Enrich Personalized Financial Wellness Program to Its 72,000 Members

CoastHills Credit Union Partners with iGrad to Offer the Enrich Personalized Financial Wellness Program to Its 72,000 Members

Enrich is used by more than 20,000 employers and more than 300 financial institutions nationwide, with artificial intelligence technology that engages each user with the most relevant content based on financial situation and stage of life. - March 03, 2022 - iGrad

HULT Private Capital Evaluates Economic Resistance to Russia’s Invasion of Ukraine

HULT Private Capital Evaluates Economic Resistance to Russia’s Invasion of Ukraine

The inescapable news of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine last week has sent shockwaves across the globe. As the world watches on in disbelief, HULT Private Capital looks at the responsive action being taken by the UK and the US and the sanctions being invoked as well as the impact on the markets. - March 01, 2022 - HULT Private Capital

CollegeGrad.com Employer Survey Shows Entry Level Hiring Up 22% in 2022

Biggest Increase in College Hiring in History - March 01, 2022 - CollegeGrad.com

Ron Beaty Announces 2022 Republican Candidacy for Barnstable County Commissioner

Ron Beaty Announces 2022 Republican Candidacy for Barnstable County Commissioner

Fiscal Conservative Republican Ron Beaty to Run for County Commissioner on Cape Cod with a Focus Upon Restoring Fiscal Integrity and Accountability to Barnstable County Government - February 20, 2022 - Campaign to Elect Ron Beaty

Clicks & Bricks Talks Finances, Wealth Management and More with William Rothrock of the Rothrock Financial Group

Clicks & Bricks Talks Finances, Wealth Management and More with William Rothrock of the Rothrock Financial Group

Clicks & Bricks Podcast Announces Interview with William Rothrock, Author & Owner of Rothrock Financial Group - February 15, 2022 - Clicks and Bricks Podcast

H. Wendell Isadore Recognized as a Professional of the Year for 2021 by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide

H. Wendell Isadore Recognized as a Professional of the Year for 2021 by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide

H. Wendell Isadore of Alexandria, Louisiana has been recognized as a Professional of the Year for 2021 by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide Edition for his outstanding contributions and achievements in the field of taxes and business services. About H. Wendell Isadore H. Wendell Isadore... - February 15, 2022 - Strathmore Worldwide

Fourth Quarter 2021 and Year-End Review for Absolute Storage Management

Fourth Quarter 2021 and Year-End Review for Absolute Storage Management

Absolute Storage Management (Absolute), a leading private, third-party management company for self-storage facilities in the United States, announced operating results for the three months and year ended December 31, 2021. 2021 Highlights for Three Months Ended December 31, 2021: Increased... - February 12, 2022 - Absolute Storage Management

Author Releases New Book, “America’s Last Fortress,” Sounding Warning Bell on China’s Growing Interest in Puerto Rico

Author Releases New Book, “America’s Last Fortress,” Sounding Warning Bell on China’s Growing Interest in Puerto Rico

New book explores what author Alexander Odishelidze believes is the important and unsettling connection between Puerto Rico’s sovereignty debate, China’s Caribbean “Belt and Road” Initiative, and America’s National Security - February 10, 2022 - Bublish

Allegacy Federal Credit Union Partners with iGrad to Offer the Enrich Personalized Financial Wellness Program to Its Over 166,000 Members

Allegacy Federal Credit Union Partners with iGrad to Offer the Enrich Personalized Financial Wellness Program to Its Over 166,000 Members

Enrich is used by more than 20,000 employers and more than 300 financial institutions nationwide, with artificial intelligence technology that engages each user with the most relevant content based on financial situation and stage of life. - February 08, 2022 - iGrad

Comscend Opening a New Office on the West Coast

Comscend Opening a New Office on the West Coast

Comscend, a leading technology firm headquartered in Tampa, Florida has also chosen to call Eugene, OR home with a West Coast Office. - February 08, 2022 - Comscend

EM Braxton Universal Report Coins France an Economic Star

EM Braxton Universal has dubbed France an economic star under the leadership of Macron, as the economy recorded its highest growth in more than half a century. - February 04, 2022 - EM Braxton Universal

F&A Federal Credit Union Partners with iGrad to Offer the Enrich Personalized Financial Wellness Program to Its 47,000 Members

F&A Federal Credit Union Partners with iGrad to Offer the Enrich Personalized Financial Wellness Program to Its 47,000 Members

Enrich is used by more than 20,000 employers and more than 300 financial institutions nationwide, with artificial intelligence technology that engages each user with the most relevant content based on financial situation and stage of life. - February 04, 2022 - iGrad

Improveit Expands Window Replacement and Bath Remodeling Services to Lexington, KY

Improveit Home Remodeling, one of the regions largest window replacement and bath remodeling companies, is expanding its services into Lexington, KY. Improveit's core products and services include the Performax54 window, designed exclusively for peak energy efficiency in the Ohio, Kentucky, and Indiana climate; and a complete line of maintenance-free replacement tubs and showers, custom designed to fit your space and style. - January 27, 2022 - Improveit Home Remodeling

ECRID, the New Publicly Traded Credit Bureau, Wants to Change the Entire Credit Industry

ECRID, the New Publicly Traded Credit Bureau, Wants to Change the Entire Credit Industry

The new publicly traded Credit Bureau, ECRID (Stock Symbol: ECDD), endeavors to become the disruptor of change and a model of advancement in the major credit industry and provide ease for individuals, businesses and families, as well. As successful, this will be the first time in American history a... - January 13, 2022 - ECRID

Florida D20 Congressional Candidate Jim Flynn Vows to Fight Communism in the USA as Special Election is Set for January 11, 2022

Florida D20 Congressional Candidate Jim Flynn vows to fight Communism in the USA as Special Election is set for January 11, 2022. Jim Flynn, NPA candidate, vies for upset in FL D20 Congressional race this Tuesday as inflation tsunami rolls across USA and supply chain issues continue. Flynn... - January 11, 2022 - Flynn For Congress

Dubai-Based Flowershop.ae Launches Bitcoin Payments

Dubai-Based Flowershop.ae Launches Bitcoin Payments

Cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin have swept the world by storm, leading to rapidly growing enterprise adoption while creating a new economy around e-Commerce payments. - December 30, 2021 - Flowershop.ae

Southwest Tennessee Community College Ready to Take Flight with the Region’s First-Ever Two-Year Aviation Program

Southwest Tennessee Community College Ready to Take Flight with the Region’s First-Ever Two-Year Aviation Program

Tennessee Board of Regents approved the launch of Southwest’s aviation operations technology program that is poised to increase diversity in a field historically underrepresented by people of color. - December 15, 2021 - Southwest Tennessee Community College

Locus Bio-Energy Solutions Recognized as Best Sustainability Company in North American Energy Sector

Oil innovation company was awarded the honor by the 2021 World Finance Energy Awards for its bio-based surfactants that boost production rates and slow declines, while helping operators meet ESG goals. - December 10, 2021 - Locus Bio-Energy Solutions

Millions of People Come Together to Celebrate Generosity, Share Kindness & Drive Record-Breaking Giving on GivingTuesday 2021

Millions of People Come Together to Celebrate Generosity, Share Kindness & Drive Record-Breaking Giving on GivingTuesday 2021

GivingTuesday, the global generosity movement, reports record-breaking giving by millions of people worldwide during the annual GivingTuesday celebration on November 30, 2021. In a single day, people in the United States gave $2.7 billion. - December 02, 2021 - GivingTuesday

CakeSwap Token Listed on Hotbit and Finexbox, Two Major Cryptocurrency Centralized Exchanges

CakeSwap Token Listed on Hotbit and Finexbox, Two Major Cryptocurrency Centralized Exchanges

Investing in altcoins during the 2017 bull run and the 2020 DeFi boom, cryptocurrency trading has attracted an increasing number of consumers in recent years. As a result, we've witnessed the creation of novel exchange platforms for all of your crypto trading needs. - November 27, 2021 - CakeSwap

Meadows Bank Reports 18.7% Increase in Deposits

Meadows Bank Reports 18.7% Increase in Deposits

Meadows Bank, headquartered in Las Vegas, NV, announced today that it posted Total Deposits of $1.1 billion as of September 30, 2021, which was 18.7% higher than the $933.5 million posted on September 30, 2020. At September 30, 2021, the Bank had Total Loans of $902.1 million which decreased from... - November 18, 2021 - Meadows Bank

New Books by Carl Agard Gives You the Real Deal on Financially Surviving the Pandemic

New Books by Carl Agard Gives You the Real Deal on Financially Surviving the Pandemic

A lot of people talk about the problems, Real Estate Broker and Author Carl Agard comes with the solutions. His latest books, Financially Surviving COVID-19(Deleting Derogatory Credit) and Financially Surviving COVID-19 (Finding Gems in Today's Real Estate Market) accurately breaks down what you need to do to boost your wealth during the Pandemic. - November 14, 2021 - Carl Agard

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