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How to learn more about new virtual internship programs

It’s not news that the COVID-19 pandemic has put a damper on learning opportunities for high school and college students. Unfortunately, that’s been especially true for underrepresented students, who often face roadblocks in accessing professional opportunities. One glaring issue is that the in-person internships so crucial to on-the-job experience have been largely unavailable in this …

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Reinventing the rebate: Incentivizing today’s mobile, digitally savvy consumer

The next big thing in the quest for customer loyalty isn’t new, and it isn’t fancy. But it definitely does not come in the mail. The traditional rebate is being replaced by digital or virtual rebates — which are an effective way for companies to attract consumers, enhance the customer experience and build brand loyalty. …

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3 tips to landing a PPP loan that works for your business

COVID-19 has sparked unprecedented impact across industries and has changed the way almost every business operates. And while many of these businesses have probably sought funding in the past — whether business loans for expansion, venture capital to launch or otherwise — the concept of a Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) that so many businesses raced …

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What to expect from Economic Impact Payment Cards

With the enactment of the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act of 2021, millions of eligible individuals will receive a second Economic Impact Payment (EIP). The Bureau of the Fiscal Service (Fiscal Service) is distributing these payments on behalf of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). To speed delivery of payments, some individuals will receive …

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How America’s love of avocados boosts economic growth

Last year, record-breaking imports of Avocados From Mexico contributed a whopping $4 billion to the U.S. gross domestic product (GDP), generating $6.5 billion in U.S. economic output. According to a new report from Texas A&M University[1], imports of Mexican Hass avocados made substantial contributions to the U.S. economy during the 2019-2020 growing season. Over 2.1 …

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Digital tools can help kids build safe money habits

The earlier kids start learning basic financial skills, the better their financial health in the long run, according to research. When it comes to teaching kids about money, caregivers are asking for help. In fact, 32% of parents are uncomfortable speaking about finances with their own children and 46% are looking for additional resources to …

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