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Bidding wars, lack of houses and desperate buyers:…

After looking at more than 50 houses and writing 17 offers, Taryn and Antonio Orellana recently closed on a house in Lakewood, Calif.Source: Taryn OrellanaWhen pandemic life began to feel too tight inside the one-bedroom…

The latest batch of $1,400 stimulus checks are…

Getty ImagesA fourth batch of more than 25 million $ 1,400 stimulus payments has been sent, and this time Social Security beneficiaries received most of the money.The IRS announced on Wednesday that new stimulus checks…

Biden tax plan may lead to more Roth…

Win McNamee | Getty Images News | Getty ImagesTaxes on retirement savings are inevitable — it's really a question of now or later.President Joe Biden's tax plan may make it better to pay Uncle Sam…

There are some snags in free COBRA health…

HRAUNLinda, a lawyer from California who was laid off from her job in January, is like millions of others in the pandemic who are living without health insurance.But she discovered that the government would fully…

NBFIs face renewed asset quality risks amid second…

Non-banking finance companies face renewed asset quality and liquidity risks amid a second wave of COVID-19, Fitch Ratings said on Thursday. These challenges are likely to increase if recent restrictions to contain the pandemic are…

IRDAI issues draft guidelines on trade credit insurance

IRDAI on Wednesday proposed a regulatory framework to facilitate general insurance companies to offer trade credit insurance covers to suppliers as well as licensed banks and other financial institutions to help businesses manage country risk.…