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Government shutdown: Food banks worry about having enough supplies if stalemate drags on

Food banks across the US are making preparations to feed more people in th.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJan 12th, 2019

As shutdown drags on, federal workers flock to food pantries

Furloughed government workers are lining up at food banks and calling help hotlines across U.S. after missing paychecks.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 16th, 2019

As shutdown drags on, federal workers flock to food pantries

Furloughed government workers are lining up at food banks and calling help hotlines across U.S. after missing paychecks.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 16th, 2019

Wilbur Ross says furloughed workers should take out a loan. His agency’s credit union is charging nearly 9%.

The commerce secretary made waves by saying he doesn’t understand why federal workers are visiting food banks during the partial government shutdown......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJan 24th, 2019

Wilbur Ross says furloughed workers should take out a loan. His agency’s own credit union is charging nearly 9 percent

Ross made waves by saying he doesn’t understand why federal workers are visiting food banks during the partial government shutdown......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJan 24th, 2019

Banks boost aid to customers as federal shutdown drags on

Lenders across the U.S. are bolstering assistance programs and evaluating how else to help their customers as the longest partial government shutdown in history threatens to extend through a second payday for furloughed federal workers......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 22nd, 2019

Banks boost aid to customers as federal shutdown drags on

Lenders across the U.S. are bolstering assistance programs and evaluating how else to help their customers as the longest partial government shutdown in history threatens to extend through a second payday for furloughed federal workers......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 22nd, 2019

Banks, credit unions offer 0 percent interest loans during the government shutdown

Amid the stalemate in Washington, credit unions have some of the more generous offers for government employees......»»

Category: realestateSource: cnbcJan 18th, 2019

To protect economy, financial regulators urge lenders to work with borrowers during record shutdown

Amid the stalemate in Washington, credit unions and banks across the country have some of the more generous offers for government employees......»»

Category: realestateSource: cnbcJan 11th, 2019

Where to get interest-free loans as the longest-ever government shutdown continues

Amid the stalemate in Washington, credit unions and banks across the country have some of the more generous offers for government employees......»»

Category: realestateSource: cnbcJan 11th, 2019

Amid the government shutdown, banks and credit unions are offering low-interest rate loans

Amid the stalemate in Washington, credit unions and banks across the country have some of the more generous offers for government employees......»»

Category: realestateSource: cnbcJan 8th, 2019

Illinois food stamp recipients will get March benefits early to ease gaps caused by government shutdown

Illinois food stamp recipients will get their March ben.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneFeb 13th, 2019

Banks And Info Tech Lead Way In Sharp Rally Amid Hopes For Geopolitical Progress

After several days of geopolitical headwinds, a tailwind blew in Tuesday amid positive tidings on China trade and hopes of avoiding another government shutdown.  All the major U.S. indices rose 1% or more, and the S&P 500 Index (SPX) breached key .....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaFeb 12th, 2019

Dow climbs by about 200 points at the open as worry over government shutdown, China-U.S. trade cools

U.S. stocks climbed early Tuesday after lawmakers reached a tentative deal to prevent a government shutdown and optimism grew over a potential trade deal between the U.S. and China. Th.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 12th, 2019

Trump food stamp plan drags states, employers like Aramark & Wawa, into spotlight

The Trump administration’s efforts to squeeze government spending and eliminate waste have returned to the nation’s food stamp program, and it’s playing hardball to get what it wants. The administration estimates it can save up to $1.4 billion o.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 30th, 2019

Why Are So Many Community Banks Going Public?

Though the government shutdown threatened to stall the 2019 major IPO market before it even had a chance to get off the ground, there is one sector that is hoping to keep its IPO momentum going in 2019: community banks. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJan 29th, 2019

How federal-government workers should approach their ‘shutdown debt’

Many banks and credit unions offered no- or low-interest loans — and now workers will need to pay them off......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 26th, 2019

How federal government workers should approach their debt as shutdown ends (for now)

Many banks and credit unions offered no- or low-interest loans — and now workers will need to pay them off......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 26th, 2019

U.S. government shutdown gives banks rare public relations opportunity

The U.S. government shutdown has handed banks a rare opportunity to tout their nicer side as they prepare for rough treatment under a Democrat-controlled House of Representatives......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 25th, 2019

As government shutdown drags on, shares of subprime lenders rally

Payday lenders' stocks have emerged as big winners during the record-long U.S. government shutdown, though the updraft could prove short-lived......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 25th, 2019

U.S. fund managers play defense during shutdown

U.S. fund managers are retreating from consumer-related stocks and increasing exposure to loan-focused companies as investors worry the U.S. government shutdown - now the longest in U.S. history - may leave some deep scars on the economy......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 25th, 2019