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Pandemic Unemployment Benefit Fraud Could Hit $45 Billion, Federal Watchdog Says |  CNN Politics

Pandemic Unemployment Benefit Fraud Could Hit $45 Billion, Federal Watchdog Says | CNN Politics

CNN — Some $45.6 billion in pandemic unemployment benefits may have been fraudulently paid to felons between March 2020 and April 2022, the U.S. Department of Labor’s Office of Inspector General said in a memorandum Thursday. This is the latest report to identify widespread schemes to steal money from a variety of federal relief programs. …

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Are you eligible for the maximum Social Security benefit of $4,194?

Are you eligible for the maximum Social Security benefit of $4,194?

(Maurie Backman) Social security does not pay the same amount to all seniors. On the contrary, the monthly benefit to which you are entitled will depend on various factors, and you could end up collecting $2,000 a month during retirement while your neighbor, for example, receives only $1,600. Meanwhile, there is a maximum benefit that …

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Indian rice export ban: Asian countries will be hit hard - and those who will benefit

Indian rice export ban: Asian countries will be hit hard – and those who will benefit

India’s rice production fell 5.6 percent year-on-year in September as below-average monsoon rainfall hit the crop, Nomura said. Rebecca Conway | Getty Images News | Getty Images India, the world’s largest rice exporter, has banned shipments of broken rice – a move that will reverberate across Asia, according to Nomura. In a bid to control …

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How Community Real Estate Trusts Can Benefit Married Couples |  Kiplinger

How Community Real Estate Trusts Can Benefit Married Couples | Kiplinger

Location, location, location isn’t just vital in real estate. Where you live can also have critical tax implications for your taxes, especially for married couples. There are two very different types of property law for married couples in the United States: common law and community property law. Many variations exist in the details of these …

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Why the maximum Social Security benefit of $4,194 is a fantasy

Why the maximum Social Security benefit of $4,194 is a fantasy

(James Brumley) It may not be a huge amount of money, but it is certainly enough to live comfortably. Cashing $4,194 in Social Security checks every month translates to an income of over $50,000 a year, which is roughly what the average American worker earns these days. However, the chances of you collecting the maximum …

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Goldman Sachs withdraws 'free coffee' benefit as bankers return to five-day week

Goldman Sachs withdraws ‘free coffee’ benefit as bankers return to five-day week

It’s time for Goldman Sachs bankers to wake up and smell the coffee – and pay for it too. As employees traveled to the Wall Street giant’s headquarters in lower Manhattan last Tuesday for a mandatory return to a five-day work week, they were met with an unpleasant surprise: the ‘free coffee’ station had been …

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