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Statement from State Comptroller DiNapoli on New York City’s Financial Plan

“New York City’s November 2021 Financial Plan Amendment indicates that the recovery is underway, but its trajectory is uncertain, with job growth and improvement in the commercial real estate market expected to slow by compared to previous projections.The updated financial plan underscores why smart use of the city’s federal relief funds and above-expected revenue are […]

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Mayor de Blasio releases November financial plan update for fiscal year 2022 stimulus budget

November 30, 2021 A fiscally responsible fiscal plan advances a recovery for all of us and leaves the next administration a platform for success NEW YORK— Mayor Bill de Blasio today released New York City’s November Financial Plan Update for Fiscal Year 2022 (FY22). The FY22 budget now stands at $102.8 billion and remains balanced. […]

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Brazil’s welfare program plays with poor people’s lives, financial security, research shows

FACULTY Q&A Luciana de Souza LeaoAssistant Professor of Sociology at the University of Michigan, studies the politics of cash transfers and inequality from a comparative perspective. Luciana de Souza Leao His research focuses on three main areas: 1) the critical role that policy knowledge plays in how states design, implement and evaluate social policies; 2) […]

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Good Neighbors Fund: She lost her husband and her financial security | Local News

Ella Richardson, 67, worked for a collection agency at one point in her life, so she knows the importance of a good credit score. And although she’s been through a lot of tough times – including bankruptcies and foreclosures – she’s always been able to get her score back to where it needed to be. […]

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Algorithms can decide your grades, job prospects, and financial security, but are they fair?

By Kalervo Gulson, Teresa Swist, Claire Benn and Kirsty Kitto for The Conversation Algorithms are becoming commonplace. They can determine job prospects, financial security and more. The use of algorithms can be controversial; for example, robodebt, as the Australian government’s flawed online compliance system has become known. Algorithms are increasingly used to make decisions that […]

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EarlyBird has raised $4 million to bring financial security and literacy to the younger generation

EarlyBird, a Chicago-based fintech startup, raised $4 million in sneed funding to enable guardians and friends to invest in their child’s future from an early age. The funding round was led by Alexis Ohanian’s Seven Seven Six, with participation from Gemini’s Frontier Fund as well as Network Ventures, Rarebreed Ventures, among others. The capital will […]

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Algorithms can decide your grades, job prospects, and financial security. How do you know they are right?

Algorithms are becoming commonplace. They can determine job prospects, financial security and more. The use of algorithms can be controversial – for example, robodetteas the Australian government’s flawed online compliance system has become known. Algorithms are increasingly used to make decisions that have a lasting impact on our present and future lives. Some of the […]

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McMorris Rodgers: Energy security is national and financial security

Washington, DC (November 16, 2021) – Washington East Congresswoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers (WA-05) brought attention to the current supply chain crisis and continued to push for a more secure, clean and independent energy future. During today’s joint hearing of the Energy and Trade Sub-Committee on Environment and Climate Change and the Energy Sub-Committee, Cathy delivered […]

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How Benefits Professionals Can Leverage Payroll Tools to Improve Workers’ Financial Security

(Photo: Shutterstock) America is in a savings crisis, with 36% of households being unable to handle a $400 emergency from savings. A commonwealth To analyse of the Federal Reserve’s report on household economic well-being indicates that the problem is worse for low-income households earning less than $60,000, where 58% of people do not have $400 […]

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What is a financial plan and how do I make one? (And stick to it)

Written by Minyoung Park For many of us, the pandemic has changed our saving and spending habits and led to a reassessment of our financial health. He also emphasized the importance of creating a step-by-step approach to achieving financial goals, otherwise known as financial planning. A financial plan serves to help you control your income […]

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Virtual launch of a series on empowering financial security and well-being with a focus on “Reframing Retirement”

NEW YORK, November 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — EY today announced the launch of EY Innovation Studio (EYIS): Enhancing Financial Security and Wellbeing. The program is a key part of the company’s broader focus on financial well-being and long-term value. Year 1 cohort focuses on “Reframing Retirement”, reflecting EY’s vision for the future of the retirement […]

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Inaugural Forbes ‘Top Financial Security Professionals’ List Recognizes Three Northwestern Mutual Advisors in Virginia | State

RICHMOND, Va., November 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Northwestern Mutual today announced the Virginiaexisting councilors who were appointed to the Forbes List “Best Financial Security Professionals 2021”. The list recognizes top performers within the financial industry based on criteria such as industry experience, revenue, assets under management, client loyalty, compliance record, community involvement and best practices, […]

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Department of Banking and Securities Hosts November Events for Financial Security

HARRISBURG, Pa. (WJET/WFXP/YourErie.com) — If you want to know how to protect your finances from fraud and cyberattacks, the Pennsylvania Department of Banking and Securities (DoBS) wants to help. Education and Outreach staff at (DoBS) will host numerous virtual and in-person presentations for seniors groups, service providers and the public throughout November. Child tax credit: […]

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NYS in good fiscal position after mid-year financial plan update

New York State is in a strong fiscal position based on the state’s mid-year fiscal plan update. Governor Kathy Hochul said the state’s economic growth is beating expectations with revenue expected to be an additional $4 billion higher than previous projections for the current year. Due to strong revenue, the plan is balanced each year […]