Credit union offering financial relief to furloughed government employees – KEVN Black Hills Fox

Credit union offering financial relief to furloughed government employees – KEVN Black Hills Fox

RAPID CITY, S.D. (KEVN) – Hundreds of thousands of federal employees are furloughed and out of work amidst the partial government shutdown, and a Rapid City organization is trying to provide people affected here with some financial relief. Since the start of the shutdown on December 22, Sentinel Federal Credit Union implemented a special program […]

Flashing Red Indicator Warns of Rising Risk of Financial Crisis – Investopedia

Flashing Red Indicator Warns of Rising Risk of Financial Crisis – Investopedia

The demand for debt issued by the U.S. federal government has been plunging despite rising yields, and this is a worrisome sign to some observers. During 2018, the U.S. Treasury issued notes and bonds worth $2.4 trillion, but the bid-to-cover ratio, which compares the value of bids received to the value of debt actually sold […]

Community briefs: PPLD earns top government finance honor; Care and Share Food Bank announces staff promotions – Colorado Springs Gazette

Community briefs: PPLD earns top government finance honor; Care and Share Food Bank announces staff promotions – Colorado Springs Gazette

PIKES PEAK LIBRARY DISTRICT EARNS TOP GOVERNMENT FINANCE HONOR For the 27th year in a row, Pikes Peak Library District is being recognized for excellent financial transparency. The Government Finance Officers Association awarded Pikes Peak Library District the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting in December, the association’s highest award. “The attainment of […]

Is Fear Of Financial Losses Stunting Your Company's Growth? – Forbes

Is Fear Of Financial Losses Stunting Your Company's Growth? – Forbes

Sad worried entrepreneur working on laptop in office desk.Getty Most entrepreneurs have to go into debt to get their new venture off the ground. In fact, more than half  use personal loans or credit to get their business going. When you have your own money (or others’) on the line, the fear of losing it […]

Americans think their finances won't improve in 2019 – Yahoo Finance

Americans think their finances won't improve in 2019 – Yahoo Finance

A new bankrate report shows that 55% of people in the United States don’t see their economic situation improving this year, and they’re blaming Washington mired in gridlock and markets flashing all sorts of warning signs. Yahoo Finance’s Adam Shapiro, Julie Hyman, Andy Serwer and Brian Cheung discuss. Source link

Eurozone rebound dashed by sharp fall in industrial production – Financial Times

Eurozone rebound dashed by sharp fall in industrial production – Financial Times

Eurozone manufacturers’ limp performance in November has crushed hopes of a resurgence in regional growth in the final quarter of last year. Eurostat, the European Commission’s statistics bureau, said on Monday that industrial production fell by 1.7 per cent between October and November. The fall, which followed a gain of just 0.1 per cent in […]