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What to do if you miss the IRS tax filing deadline

NEW YORK — If you haven’t filed your 2023 tax return with the IRS yet and you still owe income tax for last year, the good news is you still have time to rectify those situations before you’re penalized for failing to do so. Most filers have until 11:59 p.m. Monday, April 15. Some, however, get an extra day or two …

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Best CD Rates Today: Act Now to Score an APY as High as 5.35%, April 12, 2024

Key takeaways You can earn as much as 5.35% APY with today’s top CDs. Experts expect rates to drop in the coming months, so now’s the time to open an account and secure a still-high APY. In addition to APY, consider your savings timeline, fees and minimum deposit requirements when comparing CD accounts. Certificate of deposit rates have been falling …

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Best CD Rates Today: Is Time Running Out on High APYs? April 11, 2024

Key takeaways Top-earning CDs currently offer APYs as high as 5.35%. Your rate is fixed when you open a CD. With rates on the way down, now’s the time to lock in a high APY and protect your earning potential. Despite months of gradual declines, certificate of deposit rates remain attractive. Today’s top CDs offer up to 5.35% annual percentage …

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European shares sag after ECB as Nasdaq rallies | National

Global stocks were mixed Thursday with the Nasdaq advancing, while a signal by the ECB of a likely interest rate cut in June failed to pull eurozone equities into the green. US wholesale inflation rose by 0.2 percent in March, a bit less than expected. However, on an annual level the index for final demand increased 2.1 percent for the …

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Dumped by Mint? This Budgeting App Can Fill the Void

When Mint shut down on March 23, it left millions of people in need of a new tool to help them manage their money. As one of these people, I was bummed. The popular budgeting app offered plenty of useful features, an easy-to-navigate interface and the unbeatable price of $0. What could I find that would come close? Mint encouraged …

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Oracle Intros AI-Powered Anti-Money Laundering Service for Banks

Oracle Financial Services introduced an artificial intelligence-powered cloud service that helps banks mitigate anti-money laundering (AML) risks. The new Oracle Financial Services Compliance Agent “identifies and remediates vulnerabilities,” the company said in a Monday (April 8) press release. “Putting Compliance Agent in the hands of financial-crime compliance officers will help enable banks to thwart potential money laundering opportunities more quickly and economically,” Jason Wynne, global …

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Georgia Tech Investment Activity Is at Just 0.55X the National Average | Plus

A combination of economic factors, evolving since 2020, has fundamentally reshaped numerous industries and redefined individuals’ relationships with work. Among the most notable outcomes of these transformations is the surge in entrepreneurial activity, including business sales. Historically low interest rates and high government stimulus provided entrepreneurs and investors with easy access to funding. Transitions to remote and hybrid work and the rise …

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Missing Mint? Here’s the Budgeting App I’ve Switched To

The popular budgeting app Mint shut down on March 23, leaving millions of users in need of a new way to manage their money. And while Mint encouraged users to move their data to Credit Karma — which is owned by its parent company, Intuit — Credit Karma is a poor substitute. It only offers a snapshot of your monthly …

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