Investar Reaches $ 41.1 Million Deal to Buy Alabama Bank | Business

Investar Bank completed the previously announced acquisition of Alabama-based Cheaha Bank nearly a year after the transaction closed. The $ 41.1 million deal was reached on Thursday. The move expands Investar’s footprint in northeast Alabama by giving it four branches in Calhoun County. “We believe these branches will complement our …

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Minnesota House Democrats unveil bundle of budget bills

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Minnesota House Democrats on Monday unveiled legislation calling for more spending on education and rehabilitation for those hardest hit by the pandemic, while raising taxes for wealthy residents and large corporations . The bill set follows the $ 52.5 billion budget targets released by House Democrats late …

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Mortgage Holders: Will a Law Change Finally Offer an Escape?

This is Money spoke to three mortgage prisoners about the impact it has had on their lives. Some of them are enjoying temporarily lower fares, thanks to Covid-19 – although it is not known when this temporary respite ends. Claire Johnson, 57, from Sheffield: highest interest rate paid 5.4% Claire …

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To buy a house? Check out today’s mortgage rates, April 6

Interest rates are higher today for most categories of mortgage loans. The notable exception is the 30-year fixed rate loan, which has declined slightly. The current average rate for a 30-year loan is 3.623%. © Silver; Getty Images Mortgage-Rate-008 The rates are still very low historically and favorable for many …

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How will the end of mortgage deferrals affect the real estate boom?

CBA rivals have seen similar trends. The National Australia Bank had 1,037 deferred home loans at the end of February after allowing around 110,000 people to withhold repayments last year. “Considering the large number of clients who have resumed making repayments and receiving additional support, we do not expect the …

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All is not forgiven: forgiveness and PPP credits | Morrison & Foerster LLP – Public Procurement Overview

On March 23, 2021, The House Small Business, Markets and Infrastructure Subcommittee held a remote hearing titled: “The Interaction Between Paycheck Protection Program and Federal Acquisitions Regulations: What It Means for Government Contractors.” The hearing focused specifically on the interplay between the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loan cancellation and Federal …

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Call on social workers to help rebuild in the post-Covid world

The Covid-19 pandemic is not just a historic public health crisis. It is an economic and mental health crisis unlike anything in recent memory. Social workers have played an indispensable role in helping people cope with the most devastating consequences of the coronavirus pandemic. Their efforts will be just as …

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