Ripple objects to SEC’s relief suggestion in XRP lawsuit

Ripple Labs Inc. has objected to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s suggestion that it may seek additional time and pages if other amici curiae (Latin for friends of the court) submit briefs, as the lawsuit the SEC filed in 2020 against Ripple drags on. See related article: Fast facts In a, Ripple said the … Read more

US charges dozens with $250m pandemic relief fraud

US prosecutors have charged 47 people in the largest Covid relief fraud scheme alleged to date. The suspects are accused of stealing $250m (£220m) from a government aid programme that was supposed to feed children in need during the pandemic. They allegedly spent the spoils on properties, cars and luxury goods. A Minnesota non-profit organisation, … Read more

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“Life is pain” says arguably the most oft-quoted Buddhist maxims. And, yeah, we get it, spiritually speaking. But when it comes to the physical realm, there’s no reason to be spending your days in a constant battle against bodily aches. Whether you’re a fitness junkie, an on-the-go parent or you suffer from all-too-common “tech neck,” … Read more

Sterling shows signs of life as Truss hints at energy relief

By Lawrence White LONDON (Reuters) – Sterling lifted on Tuesday as media reports offered new details on how incoming Prime Minister Liz Truss is planning to tackle Britain’s growing energy crisis. Household bills are due to jump by 80% in October, but a source familiar with the situation has told Reuters that Truss is looking … Read more

Student loan relief plan is well-intentioned but full of problems

Sheila Bair is former FDIC chair and senior fellow, Center for Financial Stability. President Biden has finally made a decision about student debt cancellation, going significantly beyond the $10,000 in forgiveness that he embraced as a presidential candidate. Of the 43 million borrowers eligible for his plan, 27 million Pell grant recipients will qualify for … Read more

How do I get my students loans forgiven? Qualifying for Biden’s debt relief, explained.

President Joe Biden he will provide $20,000 in debt relief to Pell Grant recipients and $10,000 for many other borrowers. Roughly hold federal student loan debt to the tune of $1.6 trillion, according to recent federal data. Biden’s move has an individual income cap of $125,000. The president also announced an extension of the pandemic … Read more

How do I get my students loans forgiven? Qualifying for Biden’s debt relief, explained.

President Joe Biden he will provide $20,000 in debt relief to Pell Grant recipients and $10,000 for many other borrowers. Roughly hold federal student loan debt to the tune of $1.6 trillion, according to recent federal data. Biden’s move has an individual income cap of $125,000. The president also announced an extension of the pandemic … Read more