Consumer services

Stocks in the news: Tata Consumer, Apollo Tyres, Inox Green Energy, Can Fin Homes and more

Stock indices closed higher on Wednesday amid buying at bank tellers and a firm trend in global markets. Extending the gains for the second consecutive session, Sensex gained 91.62 points or 0.15% to finish at 61,510.58. During the day, the index jumped 361.94 points or 0.58% to 61,780.90. Nifty rose 23.05 points or 0.13% to […]

Consumer rights

New privacy laws in 2023 – review of draft regulations in Colorado

November 23, 2022 – Data privacy has been a hot topic throughout 2022. As businesses prepare for 2023, they need to be prepared for upcoming national privacy laws in states such as California and Colorado. In a previous article, (“New Privacy Laws in 2023 – Given Draft Regulations”, Reuters Legal News, November 16, 2022) (https://reut.rs/3VnfgqD), […]

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Impact of the Cloud on Cyber ​​Threat Visibility and Landscape

SINGAPORE, November 23, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — In recent times, despite initial cybersecurity concerns, the benefits of agility and scalability that cloud computing enables, especially during the pandemic lockdowns of previous years, outweigh the security and performance risks. Vladimir M. Yordanov, Senior Director of Solutions Engineering for Gigamon Asia Pacific and Japan A study commissioned by […]

Business insurance

AM Best comments on the credit ratings of the insurance subsidiaries of Nassau Financial Group, LP following the announcement of the acquisition of Delaware Life Insurance Company of New York

OLDWICK, NJ–(BUSINESS WIRE)–AM Best stated that the credit ratings (ratings) of The Nassau Companies of New York, Inc. and its insurance subsidiaries, Nassau Life Insurance Company (New York, NY), Nassau Life and Annuity Company (Hartford, CT) and Nassau Life Insurance Company of Kansas (Overland Park, KS) (collectively referred to as the Nassau Insurance Group [Nassau]), […]

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Which internet security suite is the best?

In our age of cyber addiction, it has never been more crucial to have a reliable form of antivirus software installed on your devices. But the antivirus market is now huge, and it’s hard to decide which provider is right for you. So let’s compare two major antivirus programs, McAfee and Norton, to see which […]

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AM Best revises outlook to stable for Western Pacific Mutual Insurance Company, a risk retention group

OLDWICK, NJ–(BUSINESS WIRE)–AM Best revised the outlook from negative to stable and affirmed the financial strength rating of A- (Excellent) and the long-term issuer credit rating of “a-” (Excellent) of Western Pacific Mutual Insurance Company, A Risk Retention Group (WPMIC) (Littleton, CO). The credit ratings (ratings) reflect the strength of WPMIC’s balance sheet, which AM […]

Consumer finance

Booming segments of the payday loan market; Investors looking for stunning growth: Speedy Cash, OppLoans, Ace Cash Express, Money Mart

This press release was originally issued by SBWire NJ New Jersey, United States — (SBWIRE) – 11/17/2022 – The latest published Payday Loans Market Research has assessed the future growth potential of the Payday Loans market and provides useful insights and statistics on the structure and size of the market. The report aims to provide […]

Consumer services

US agricultural agency proposes increased nutritional benefits for families

November 17 (Reuters) – Mothers and children who benefit from a U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) nutrition program could spend more money on a wider range of groceries under changes proposed in the program introduced by the USDA on Thursday. The changes to the Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) program — which serves more than […]

Consumer rights

What are your passenger rights in space?

Comment this story Comment If you dreamed of a spaceflight on Blue Origin, SpaceX or Virgin Galactic, you may have wondered about your passenger rights once you leave Earth. Me too. Passenger rights in space sound like a science fiction problem. But it may not be as far as it seems. Several recent surveys have […]

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Essential security tips for online savings accounts – Flux Magazine

Al Woods words Online banking and savings has become an increasingly popular way to manage finances. With the convenience of online banking, you can access your money anywhere, anytime. Unfortunately, there is no completely secure online banking experience. Therefore, it is important to keep your security in mind when opening an account. Access your account […]

Business insurance

Around 40% of SAs think it’s okay to lie about insurance claims and income, new survey finds

Around 40% of South Africans surveyed by a global data analytics company see nothing wrong with lying about their income or insurance claims. The desire to exaggerate income when applying for a mobile phone contract is the most common. Many respondents also see nothing wrong with inflating the value of the property in an insurance […]

Consumer services

Egyptian consumer finance startup Blnk raises $32 million

Egyptian consumer finance startup Blnk has raised US$32 million in debt and equity funding to further develop its AI-powered lending infrastructure and fund its rapidly growing client portfolio. Co-founded in 2021 by Amr Sultan and Tarek Elsheikh, Flash is an AI-enabled digital consumer finance platform that provides merchants with instant credit onboarding and underwriting technology […]

Consumer rights

“I’m new to online shopping. What should I watch out for?”

QI have a smaller gift budget for Christmas than last year. I hope to get my groceries early so I don’t overspend on impulse purchases on Christmas Eve. I plan to shop on the internet on November 25th for Black Friday to get some good deals. However, I haven’t bought much online before and I […]

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Cybersecurity Awareness Day Observed at DIU

Guests and officials of Daffodil International University on Saturday inaugurate programs in observance of Cybersecurity Awareness Day 2022 in observance of International Cybersecurity Month at the university’s Cybersecurity Center at Daffodil Smart City in Ashulia, Dhaka. – Press release Daffodil International University Cyber ​​Security Center observed Cyber ​​Security Awareness Day 2022 at Daffodil Smart City […]

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Custodian GMD Wins Almond Insurance Industry Business Award | The Guardian Nigeria News

Group Managing Director (GMD) of Custodian and Investment Plc., Wole Oshin, has won the 2022 Almond Insurance Industry Business Award For Excellence. The award recognizes individuals with a proven track record of professional brilliance, pioneering, innovation and integrity in the country. The recipients of the award are men and women who have contributed to the […]

Consumer services

Alibaba Group (BABA) set to announce quarterly results on Thursday

Alibaba Group (NYSE:BABA – Get Rating) will release quarterly earnings data ahead of market open Thursday, November 17. Analysts expect the company to report earnings of $1.37 per share for the quarter. Individuals wishing to register for the company’s earnings conference call can do so using this link. Alibaba Group shares fall 4.8% BABA opened […]

Consumer rights

Virtual rights for virtual goods?

Did you know? The term implied in a contract for the sale of goods that the goods supplied shall be of “merchantable quality” may not apply to “digital goods”. In Hong Kong, there are various laws that protect consumers by involving certain terms in contracts for the sale of goods. For example, if the contract […]

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VMware adds more security for various cloud workloads

VMware has added more security features to its upcoming on-demand multi-cloud networking and security service called Northstar, which it previewed at its August VMware Explore 2022 conference. VMware then said that Northstar will provide a central console to enable networking and security services on private clouds and VMware Cloud deployments that run on public clouds. […]

Consumer services

Closing the consumer-producer gap with expert advisory services – Eurasia Review

A new European project – COREnet – will strengthen links between advisors, farmers and consumers and promote short sustainable food supply chains. Short food supply chains (SFSC) enable more inclusive, resilient and sustainable food systems. Yet institutional and regulatory barriers and gaps in farmer knowledge prevent SFSCs from growing in the market. To overcome these […]

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“Cybersecurity must be preventive”

Hargobinder Singh Dhaliwal, an IPS officer from the 1997 group, is best known for solving the case of the murder of Sidhu Moosewala in 2022. HGS Dhaliwal, as he is popularly known, is the head of the special cell of the Delhi counter-terrorism unit. He also leads the cybercell. In an exclusive interview with Anjali […]

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CO-OPERATORS GENERAL INSURANCE COMPANY REPORTS THIRD QUARTER 2022 RESULTS

This quarterly earnings press release should be read in conjunction with our unaudited third quarter 2022 condensed consolidated interim financial statements and our 2021 MD&A and Annual Report which are available on SEDAR at www.sedar.com. Unless otherwise indicated, all amounts are expressed in Canadian dollars. GUELPH, ON, November 4, 2022 /CNW/ – Co-operators General Insurance […]

Consumer services

H&R Block Q1 2023 Earnings: EPS Exceeds Expectations

H&R Block (NYSE:HRB) First Quarter 2023 Results Main financial results Revenue: 180.0m USD (down 6.6% compared to 1Q 2022). Net loss: $167.4 million (expanded loss of 11% compared to 1Q 2022). Loss of $1.05 per share (further deteriorated from loss of $0.84 in 1Q 2022). NYSE: HRB Earnings and Revenue Growth November 3, 2022 All […]

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INVESTIGATION ALERT: Scott+Scott Attorneys at Law LLP Investigate Directors and Officers of TuSimple Holdings Inc. for Breach of Fiduciary Duty – TSP

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Scott+Scott Attorneys at Law LLP (“Scott+Scott”), an international firm specializing in securities and consumer rights litigation, is investigating whether certain directors and officers of TuSimple Holdings Inc. ( “TuSimple”) (NASDAQ: TSP) breached their fiduciary duties to TuSimple and its shareholders. If you are a TuSimple shareholder, you can contact attorney Joe Pettigrew for […]

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James Paterson’s cyber hard line undermined by site overrun

A pro-Israel organization and political donation vehicle run by shadow cybersecurity minister James Paterson had its website overrun with ads for steroids, potency pills and spyware for a year in his knowledge. The staunchly hawkish senator is a co-boss and founder of the “Network of Liberal Party Members, Friends and Allies who Support Israel,” an […]

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AIG’s third-quarter profit slumps on hurricane costs and lower returns

(Reuters) – American International Group Inc reported a more than 39% drop in quarterly profits on Tuesday as investment income fell more than $1 billion and losses from Hurricane Ian spiked disaster bills. Industry experts expect losses from the storm that hit parts of Florida and South Carolina in September, which risk modeling firm Verisk […]