Mon.Jul 19, 2021

Cadence: How Do You Meet Now?

NCBA Law Practice Management Blog

As COVID restrictions are lifting across the country, and business owners and their employees are deciding whether or how to come back together in an office setting, the question persists: How and when should people meet for work?

Is it Time to Raise Your Rates for Inflation?

Enterprise Recovery

As global markets reopen, inflation is causing corporations of all sizes to reexamine their rates. Supply chains are being affected by higher costs and increased demand for raw materials and labor.

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Smart Money Podcast: Rethinking Credit Reporting and Lightning Round Money Questions

Nerd Wallet

[/nw_context_conditional] [/nw_context_conditional] Body: Welcome to NerdWallet’s Smart Money podcast, where we answer your real-world money questions. This week’s episode starts with a discussion about flaws in the credit reporting system.

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Is Your Business Prepared for the Next Recession?

Direct Recovery

After more than a year of the COVID-19 global pandemic creating chaos for just about every type of business, there is no doubt that anyone who has survived to this point will be feeling confident in their abilities to adapt on the fly.

Immigration Insights: Episode 5

Burr Forman

In episode five of the Immigration Insights podcast series, host Melissa Azallion Kenny discusses travel considerations particularly for international employees that may need to return to the U.S. to resume their jobs or enter for the first time after the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Recovery Bolsters Business Transformations, New S&P Survey Shows

NACM

Businesses are increasingly optimistic as the economy continues to recover from the pandemic, according to a survey published by S&P Global Market Intelligence this week.

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Do I need to pay taxes on private sales transactions?

Rocket Lawyer

The short answer is “yes.” ” In most cases, the IRS and your local tax agencies expect tax payments for gains received on larger transactions.

InDebted Raises Another $25M to Fund Expansion, Growth Plans

Account Recovery

InDebted, an Australian fintech company that made a splash in the United States earlier this year when it purchased Delta Outsource Group, has announced it has raised an additional $25 million of funding as it continues to expand across the globe.

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Skip College? Not if You Want to Make More Money

Nerd Wallet

Skeptical of the four-year college degree? It’s still your best bet to make money. Backlash against college as a common stop on the road to adulthood has mounted over the past decade.

Compliance Digest – July 19

Account Recovery

I’m thrilled to announce that Bedard Law Group is the new sponsor for the Compliance Digest. Bedard Law Group, P.C. – Compliance Support – Defense Litigation – Nationwide Complaint Management – Turnkey Speech Analytics.

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Does Medicare Cover Addiction Treatment?

Nerd Wallet

Medicare does provide coverage for treatment of substance use disorders. But there are a wide variety of approaches, and Medicare pays for only the therapeutic services it considers reasonable and necessary.

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ACA International 2021 Annual Convention & Expo Comes to Las Vegas Next Week

Account Recovery

ACA International’s 2021 Annual Convention & Expo is back as a live in-person event July 28-30 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. The annual convention will feature education and business solutions as well as important accounts receivable management (ARM) industry updates.

Parents in Debt for Their Kid’s College Can Get Forgiveness

Nerd Wallet

College students take on loans as an investment: Presumably, they’ll graduate and reap the benefits — income that helps them repay that debt and then some. But parents borrow for their children without the promise of higher earnings. And legally, they’re the ones on the hook.

Daily Digest – July 19. Appeals Court Rules Some Private Student Loans Can be Discharged; InDebted Raises $25M

Account Recovery

What Is General Liability Insurance?

Nerd Wallet

Key takeaways: General liability insurance can cover legal or settlement costs if a business causes harm to another person or their property. Most business owners’ policies include some general liability insurance coverage.

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Appeals Court Rules Some Private Student Loans can be Discharged in BK

Account Recovery

How Greenwashing May Be Affecting Your Investments

Nerd Wallet

This article provides information for educational purposes. NerdWallet does not offer advisory or brokerage services, nor does it recommend specific investments, including stocks, securities or cryptocurrencies. All natural,” “eco-friendly” and “green” — we’ve seen it all before.

Lenders Should Consider Using "Pooled Models" When Making Originations Decisions

Fico Collections

Lenders face a myriad of challenges these days. To build a profitable portfolio while also managing risk, you need solutions that enable you to streamline decision making, reduce losses, lower costs, approve more profitable applicants, and guarantee regulatory compliance.

How to Manage Payroll for Your Small Business

Nerd Wallet

Paying employees accurately and on time is essential, and a well-managed payroll system can help your small business get the job done while avoiding costly mistakes.

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Second Circuit Rules Private Student Loans May Be Discharged in Bankruptcy

Troutman Sanders

On July 15, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit ruled that private student loans are not explicitly exempt from a debtor’s Chapter 7 bankruptcy discharge.

The Guide to the Korean Air Skypass Program

Nerd Wallet

Headquartered in Seoul, South Korea, Korean Air got its start in the 1960s with only eight planes. Since then, the airline has expanded to 159 planes and now serves 43 countries and 120 destinations, including 13 cities in South Korea. Korean Air U.S.

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Troutman Pepper Weekly Consumer Financial Services COVID-19 Newsletter

Troutman Sanders

Like most industries today, Consumer Finance Services businesses are being significantly impacted by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). Troutman Pepper has developed a dedicated COVID-19 Resource Center to guide clients through this unprecedented global health challenge.

Blue Cross Blue Shield Medicare Advantage 2021 Review

Nerd Wallet

Blue Cross Blue Shield is a collective of 35 independent companies, and together they are the third-largest provider of Medicare Advantage plans [1].

Securities Industry Arbitrations and Litigation Update: FINRA Arbitration Statistics Through May 31 Evidence Continuing Decline of Promissory Note Arbitrations — but Will the Trend Last?

Troutman Sanders

The Financial Institutions Regulatory Authority (FINRA) has made its arbitration statistics for the year 2021, through May 31, available on its website. Overall, FINRA experienced an intriguing 19% decline in the number of overall arbitrations commenced through May 31, 2021 versus May 31, 2020.

AAdvantage Aviator Red vs. Citi AAdvantage Platinum: Citi Goes the Extra Mile

Nerd Wallet

The race between the Citi® / AAdvantage® Platinum Select® World Elite Mastercard® and the AAdvantage® Aviator® Red World Elite Mastercard® is akin to the fabled tortoise and the hare.

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Collections Optimization and Ethical Debt Management at Ultimo

Fico Collections

. Debt remediation is at the forefront of the financial services industry’s response to the pandemic, and this is leading collections operations to advanced analytics such as collections optimization.

Radisson Rewards Splits Into Separate U.S. and International Programs

Nerd Wallet

If you’re a member of the Radisson Rewards loyalty program, your membership has changed, and you need to take some steps to keep earning points and perks on stays around the world. The Radisson Rewards loyalty program split into two programs, effective June 2021.

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7th Circuit Says Credit Agencies Need Not Dig Into Debt Ownership

Collection Industry News

Source: site. Credit reporting company Equifax Inc. corporate offices are pictured in Atlanta, Georgia, U.S., September 8, 2017. REUTERS/Tami Chappell. Summary. Companies. Law firms. Court found in favor of credit agencies in cases brought by borrowers. Fair Credit Reporting Act did not require them to scrutinize sale agreements to determine debt ownership. The company and law firm names shown above are generated automatically based on the text of the article.

Making the Most of Turkish Airlines Business Class

Nerd Wallet

With flights from nine cities across the U.S., Turkish Airlines makes a trip to Istanbul a cinch. Turkish Airlines’ business class is renowned for comfortable seats, fine food and other onboard comforts.

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California Debt Collection License Applications Will Be Available Sept. 1

Collection Industry News

Source: site. The California Commissioner of the Department of Financial Protection and Innovation (DFPI) announced Friday that license applications required under the Debt Collection Licensing Act will be online through the Nationwide Multistate Licensing System & Registry ( NMLS ) Sept. Applications will be due by Dec. 31, 2021, and required starting Jan. 1, 2022, The Debt Collector Licensing Act (DCLA), which takes effect Jan.