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It has been six months since the implementation of the historic American Rescue Plan stimulus relief bill that gave relief to millions of people impacted by the coronavirus outbreak. The Treasury…

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How Rich Is Helena Bonham Carter?

Helena Bonham Carter, 55, has been making critically acclaimed movies and television programs steadily since 1985, but memorable roles in "Fight Club," Tim Burton films, the Harry Potter universe and…

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9 National Cheeseburger Day Freebies and Deals

Are you craving a nice, juicy cheeseburger? You're in luck, as September 18 is National Cheeseburger Day. And that means many of our favorite burger joints are serving up freebies or discount deals….

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27 Best Cheap Stocks To Buy Now

When deciding which cheap stocks to buy, consider whether they have the potential to grow. Compare these top picks and find out which factors to weigh first.

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10 Cheap Cryptocurrencies To Check Out

There are plenty of alternatives to Bitcoin and other big-name cryptocurrencies. If you’re ready to invest in some crypto, consider these affordable options.

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8 Best Cryptocurrencies To Invest In for 2021

It’s important to know what you’re getting into before you buy into cryptocurrency. Find out how these top picks compare and what to consider before investing.

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AOC Calls For an Extension of Enhanced Unemployment Benefits

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (N.Y.-D) has called for the unemployment programs introduced under the March 2020 CARES Act to be extended through January 2022. AOC told viewers during a virtual town…

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Cathie Wood Has Sold $62 Million Tesla Shares – Should You Sell Too?

Cathie Wood's exchange-traded funds offloaded more than 81,600 shares in Tesla on Wednesday, according to ARK Investment's daily trading update. At closing prices, that puts the value at about $62…

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The Best Money Experts for Each Generation

Just as it is with musicians, comedians, and authors, some financial experts manage to capture the voice of a generation. GOBankingRates examined more than 65 of the most trusted and popular money…

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Despite Poor Job Growth Overall Amid Delta Variant, These Industries Are Seeing Notable Gains

The spreading Delta variant has thrown a wrench into America's job recovery. The August jobs report was a big disappointment, adding just 235,000 new jobs and falling far short of the Dow Jones…

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Doge Eat Doge Kind of World: Dogecoin Fights for Its Name in Trademark Complaints

Dogecoin, which was created as a joke — its name a reference to a popular internet meme–and which was propelled to fame by crypto-lovers such as Elon Musk, is fighting back to reclaim its name,…

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