Maine Finance

Nov 3 2017

Want to Get Out of Debt? #budget #planner, #home, #student, #wedding #budget, #budget #spreadsheet, #excel,

# Want to Get Out of Debt? Face up, ‘fess up and get out of debt. There are a lot of people walking around with the debt monkey on their backs. A lot of people. And some of them can’t understand how they got roped into carrying the little beastie around with them. All of them wish they could shake the bugger off. So, why don’t they? Answer seems easy enough, doesn’t it? Just pay off the debt. But wait. To do that, a body would have to admit to having debt and there are people who haven’t yet ‘fessed …

Oct 11 2017

Apple sets up China data center to meet new cyber-security rules #australia,china,denmark,united #states,us,china,apple,computer #crime #/

# Apple sets up China data center to meet new cyber-security rules FILE PHOTO: A 3D printed Apple logo is seen in front of a displayed cyber code in this illustration taken March 22, 2016. Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Photo BEIJING (Reuters) – Apple Inc on Wednesday said it is setting up its first data center in China, in partnership with a local internet services company, to comply with tougher cyber-security laws introduced last month. The U.S. technology company said it will build the center in the southern province of Guizhou with data management firm Guizhou-Cloud Big Data Industry Co Ltd (GCBD). …

Oct 10 2017

US War Dog Association #us #military #loans #inc

# Posted by admin on Dec 29, 2011 A message from Ron Aiello. President US War Dogs Association and Lorry Young. Paws for your Pets. (PSA) OPERATION MILITARY CARE K9 PROMO VIDEO. OPERATION MILITARY CARE K9 YOU CAN HELP THESE SILENT HEROES IN THEIR FIGHT TO HELP OUR TROOPS OPERATION MILITARY CARE K-9, Began in the year 2002 with sending care packages to our US Military Working dogs and their Handlers. We started with sending items to our U S Military Working Dogs to protect. Posted by admin on Dec 29, 2011 Dedicated on June 10, 2006, the United States …

Oct 10 2017

Plano, Texas Hotels #plano #business #hotels, #courtyard #dallas #plano #parkway #at #preston #road, #plano #texas

# Retreat to relaxation at our Plano, Texas hotel The meeting point of comfort and convenience, Courtyard Dallas Plano Parkway at Preston Road provides easy access to popular attractions such as Stonebriar Centre and Prestonwood Baptist Church. Our spacious rooms feature the perfect place to stretch out and relax, or to get a good night s sleep thanks to our plush bedding. After rejuvenating, head down to our on-site restaurant, The Bistro, for a delicious American breakfast dish, or our 24-hour Market for a snack on the go. Once you ve fueled up, work out at our fitness center with …

Oct 2 2017

Canadian and US Border – Go Northwest! A Travel Guide #crossing #the #border, #canadian #and

# Canadian and U.S. Border List with Go Northwest! Disclaimer: This information is provided as a service to our visitors and no guarantee is made as to its completeness or correctness. All information should be independently verified with the relevant authorities. Visitors to the Pacific Northwest might encounter the laws and practices of both the USA and Canada. as when the USA city of Seattle. and the Canadian city of Vancouver are on the same itinerary. You will want to be prepared when crossing the international border. The following information is presented to assist you in your travels. For additional …

Sep 28 2017

LAX returning to normal; police say shooter report unfounded #us, #lax #returning #to #normal; #police

# LAX returning to normal after panic due to unfounded shooter report Before things got really crazy – a man in a Zorro costume with a plastic sword was arrested. pic.twitter.com/COdNEIb1pL Sunday night’s shutdown in Los Angeles closely mirrored a situation at New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport two weeks ago when reports of shots inside Terminal 8 panicked travelers and shut down that airport. No actual shooting occurred there either. The panic in Los Angeles began around 9 p.m. Sunday (midnight ET) with reports of an active shooter in Terminal 8, the airport said. “Word spread quickly through …

Sep 22 2017

Universities in maryland and dc #us #news #rankings, #us #news #college #ranking

# U.S. News college rankings: A closer look at the D.C. region At first glance, college rankings are all about who’s No. 1 and who’s up or down in the top 10, 50 or 100. But what also matters to university officials who track rankings from U.S. News World Report, Forbes, Kiplinger, Princeton Review, Washington Monthly and a host of other sources — and what perhaps should matter most to students and parents — is how colleges compare to their peers. With that in mind, here is a closer look at how schools in Maryland, Virginia and the District fared …

Sep 13 2017

Euler hermes jobs #united #states #economy,labor #and #jobs,unemployment,labor #department #(us),federal #reserve #system

# U.S. Unemployment at 16-Year Low, but Economy’s Weak Spots Remain Unemployment sank to 4.3 percent in May, its lowest level in 16 years, the government reported Friday, but halfhearted wage growth and a shrinking labor force revealed the economy’s stubborn weak spots. While the downsides sent bond prices lower, the report is unlikely to deter the Federal Reserve from raising interest rates when its policy makers meet in Washington this month. “It is not enough to derail the Fed at all,” said Dan North, chief economist at the credit insurer Euler Hermes North America. The milestone on the jobless …

Sep 9 2017

John Paulson readies next bet #junk #bonds, #stocks, #junk #bonds, #bonds, #western #europe, #hedge #funds,

# John Paulson readies next bet on distressed debt David A. Grogan | CNBC Hedge-fund manager John Paulson Billionaire hedge fund manager John Paulson is eyeing a big opportunity in the meltdown of the high-yield credit market, and is in the final stages of readying a new fund to take advantage of the next big distressed debt play. Paulson’s new private equity fund, the Paulson Strategic Partners Fund — which was announced last October and looked to raise $1.5 billion — is focused on investing in less liquid companies in the U.S. and Western Europe, and will be open to …

Aug 31 2017

Tax relief – extreme weather and natural disasters (Business income tax) #us #tax #relief

# Business income tax: Tax relief – extreme weather and natural disasters Tax relief – extreme weather and natural disasters Tax relief and income assistance is available to people affected by extreme weather, eg storms, floods and droughts and natural disasters. We have a range of measures to help depending on your personal circumstances and the particular event. We understand that tax isn’t the first thing on your mind. But please contact us with any concerns or questions about tax or income levels, so we can make arrangements to help. Income equalisation scheme Farmers and fishers who have money deposited …