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This is when the IRS needs to send a second stimulus check for you to get it by Christmas - CNET

6 hours ago   |   CNET   |   2 articles

We penciled in when Congress must agree to a new economic stimulus package for you to see a check by the December holidays.
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Return to tier system ‘will cost England £900,000,000 every day'

Return to tier system ‘will cost England £900,000,000 every day'

6 hours ago   |   Metro

New restrictions are going to severely impact the hospitality sector even further England's economy will take an £900 million hit every day the tiered system is in place in...
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Kim Jong-Un is reportedly displaying 'excessive anger' over the economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic, ordering the execution of two people

Kim Jong-Un is reportedly displaying 'excessive anger' over the economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic, ordering the execution of two people

8 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un, reportedly displayed "excessive anger" over the coronavirus pandemic and its economic damage, a South Korea's spy...
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Here's what Janet Yellen's appointment as US Treasury Secretary would mean for markets

Here's what Janet Yellen's appointment as US Treasury Secretary would mean for markets

13 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement President-elect Joe Biden plans to nominate Janet Yellen to head the US Treasury Department. Her appointment is especially noteworthy at a time when...
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Football was only part of it: Diego Maradona transcended sport | Uki Goñi

13 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Proud, defiant, political. To the world's neglected and marginalised, he was a figure of hope For a nation prone to frequent lamentation over its missed opportunities, crashing...
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The economic shock Brexit is about to unleash was a glaring omission from Rishi Sunak's Spending Review

The economic shock Brexit is about to unleash was a glaring omission from Rishi Sunak's Spending Review

16 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement The UK will break away from the European Union's trading rules in less than five weeks, and significant disruption and economic pain awaits. However, to...
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Gold Price Analysis: XAU/USD sees firstly weekly close below $1800 since mid-July

19 hours ago   |   FXCM

Gold lost 4.5% on the week, the worst week since end-September. Stops got triggered after gold breached the $1800 critical threshold. Coronavirus vaccine progress-led economic...
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Gold Price Analysis: XAU/USD attempting to bounce up from $1,775 low

1 day ago   |   FXCM

XAU/USD accelerates its downtrend to hit five-month lows at $1,775 Gold suffers amid the positive market sentiment. Breach of $1,800 support increases Bullion's negative...
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Shoppers hit Aberdeen for Black Friday despite economic challenges

1 day ago   |   Evening Express

Aberdeen retailers have been busy with shoppers keen to bag a bargain in the Black Friday sales.
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What are defensive stocks? Stocks that provide stability to your portfolio regardless of whether the economy is up or down

What are defensive stocks? Stocks that provide stability to your portfolio regardless of whether the economy is up or down

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Most people invest for appreciation - to have their money grow. But growth isn't the only goal worth considering. A smart investment strategy also...
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Drinkers enjoy a tipple in London's bustling Borough Market ahead of new...

Drinkers enjoy a tipple in London's bustling Borough Market ahead of new Tier 2 lockdown rules

Hundreds of drinkers enjoyed a pint in London's busy Borough market ahead of next week's Tier 2 lockdown rules which will see pub-goers having to order a 'substantial meal'... Read more ...

Market-leading iPhone 12 Pro and Pro Max deals for Apple fans who want all...

Market-leading iPhone 12 Pro and Pro Max deals for Apple fans who want all the power

See what you can save on two of the world's dearest devices. If you're after Black Friday deals on the iPhone 12 Pro range, we have the details you need. Read more ...

UK government announces plans to write a 'conduct' code for Facebook and...

UK government announces plans to write a 'conduct' code for Facebook and Google, starting in April 2021, but doesn't offer an enforcement timeline

Summary List Placement The UK on Friday announced a government unit to enforce a new competition code on Google, Facebook, and other tech giants, beginning in April 2021. The... Read more ...

People have been lining up at GameStop stores all week for a chance to buy a...

People have been lining up at GameStop stores all week for a chance to buy a PlayStation 5 on Black Friday - but many are walking away empty-handed

Summary List Placement The PlayStation 5 is the big item this holiday season, and it's sold out everywhere. Just as soon as retailers restock the console, it swiftly sells out... Read more ...

Facebook's digital token Libra to launch as soon as January in an even more...

Facebook's digital token Libra to launch as soon as January in an even more slimmed-down version, report says

Summary List Placement Facebook's cryptocurrency Libra could launch as soon as January in an even more slimmed-down version, the Financial Times reported. The exact timing of... Read more ...

Most Brits expect recession, as consumer confidence dips to six-year low

Most Brits expect recession, as consumer confidence dips to six-year low

Consumer confidence hits a low of 104.0 in August, a level not seen since 2013 75% of Britons believe UK will be in recession or depression within a year 63% expect to see... Read more ...

These Black Friday SIM only deals are quite easily the best of 2020

These Black Friday SIM only deals are quite easily the best of 2020

Black Friday SIM only deals are here in force, offering market-leading prices, big data plans and more. See the best from EE, Three and Vodafone. Read more ...

10 things in tech you need to know today

10 things in tech you need to know today

Summary List Placement Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Friday. Sign up here to get this email in your inbox every morning. Have an Amazon Alexa... Read more ...

Rusper village that's home to 1,400 is revealed as Britain's capital of...

Rusper village that's home to 1,400 is revealed as Britain's capital of online stock market trading

Behind the neatly trimmed hedges and Farrow & Ball-painted front doors, Rusper is hiding a surprising secret: it is home to a new breed of investment entrepreneurs. Read more ...

‘Not a lot more in there', admits Verstappen

‘Not a lot more in there', admits Verstappen

Max Verstappen thought there was little more he could have done after qualifying third for the Bahrain Grand Prix. The Red Bull driver had looked a contender for pole position... Read more ...