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Check n ‘Go forced to part with the dough | Local

HANFORD – Local Check n ‘Go clients in Kings, Tulare and Fresno counties may be eligible for repayments after the payday lender settles a lawsuit. The lawsuit, brought by San Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera, on behalf of consumers in the state, alleged that Check n ‘Go circumvented California rules …

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Afternoon coffee: payments start-up Affirm raises $ 500 million; The Trump team agrees to negotiate for Oracle, Walmart, TikTok; YoY increase in import volumes in August

Adobe Stock To affirm – an alternative payments start-up – announced a $ 500 million investment last week, according to FinLedger. GIC and Durable Capital Partners, among others, led the investment. Max Levchin, co-founder of PayPal, started Affirm in 2012 as a replacement for credit cards. The mobile app offers …

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Point-of-sale financing could play a bigger role in retail

Share Tweet Share Share Share E-mail Financing has long been a part of retail and is evolving with new technologies and changing consumer desires. Indeed, the financing moves to the point of sale, and MasterCard provides a good example of this trend. After all, reluctance and deeper thought can lead …

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Why you shouldn’t (generally) buy a salvage title car

If the term “recovery title” stops you in your tracks, you are not out of place. Salvage title cars attract some buyers because their price is significantly lower than the market price. It might sound like a good deal, but in the end, they come with a lot of risks. …

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Geico vs Progressive auto insurance

Most or all of the products presented here come from our partners who pay us. This can influence which products we write about and where and how the product appears on a page. However, this does not influence our ratings. Our opinions are ours. Millions of drivers choose Geico or …

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How often should you buy auto insurance?

Buying auto insurance is less like buying a cast iron pan or diamond ring – which are designed to last a lifetime – and more like replacing a toilet brush. It’s probably not high on your to-do list, but you really should get in the habit of doing it more …

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