OVER 7,000 people have been helped by the Dumfries and Galloway Citizens Advice Service over the past year. And their work has secured £7.2million in financial gains for clients, according to the 2020-21 annual report. Volunteers helping the service have been praised for their work, and customer testimonials pay tributeRead More →

In this article, Paul Hogg, Senior Director of Business Development at EV, explores how digital transformation helps consulting firms increase operational efficiency and reap various other benefits. Digital transformation has gone from a buzzword to a compelling business requirement. Changing customer expectations, increasingly complex regulatory requirements, growing competition and pressureRead More →

Many Indigenous Territorians are finding it increasingly difficult to self-isolate and keep up with frequent changes in COVID-19 health advice, say leaders of Indigenous peak organizations. Key points: AMSANT CEO John Paterson says pop-up isolation facilities could help COVID-19 patients isolate themselves in crowded communities Wet weather is feared toRead More →

Birthday today (01/22/22). You are getting stronger this year. Regular self-discipline leads to personal accomplishments. Socializing, parties, and entertainment brighten up winter, before spring sweeps you into home and family fulfilment. Adapt to the professional changes of the summer for an exciting career boost next fall. Aim for the stars.Read More →

Two complaints alleged that confidential council meetings before calling the inquiry and hiring the city attorney should have been public The Ontario ombudsman has ruled that two closed meetings that took place in 2018 regarding the Collingwood inquest were warranted. The ombudsman’s report will be reviewed at Monday’s regular councilRead More →

E-commerce giant Amazon plans to open a physical fashion store where algorithms will suggest what customers should try. The first test store, “Amazon Style”, would be located in California. Of course, (almost) everything will happen via an app. Amazon Style Amazon’s first physical fashion store spans nearly 2,800 square metersRead More →

Check out the latest scam alert tips by Danielle Thompson (January 2022) THIS week I have news from the National Trading Standards Team. Their monthly newsletter reports that the DVLA has received over 800 reports of an unofficial scam service offering driving license renewal services for 70 plussers. In fact,Read More →

(Photo: Shutterstock) Whether before, after, or during COVID, American employees have expectations about the financial benefits they seek from employers. The Logica Research survey, The Future of Money Study, which surveyed 1,000 adults, shows that Americans are very deliberate and have expectations about their financial future, and how employers andRead More →

From the Pastor’s Pen – By Brian Horrobin Albert Einstein once said, “A quiet, humble life will bring more happiness than the pursuit of success and the constant restlessness that comes with it.” He also said, “When there is a will, there is a way.” The great physicist learned inRead More →

Popular Nollywood actress Nkechi Blessing has now given fans marriage advice on social media The controversial movie star explained that every relationship or marriage has its struggles and arguments She, however, advised people to find their own demons and heal them as no relationship is perfect. Popular Nigerian actress NkechiRead More →

MELBOURNE, Victoria (CelebrityAccess) – Organizers of Australian heavy metal festival Unify Forever have made the difficult decision to postpone the event until March in hopes that the situation on the ground with the pandemic will improve. Originally slated for January 21-22 in Melbourne, festival organizers have redirected the event toRead More →

Wednesday 5 January 2022 In Field Assistance Bulletin 2021-03, the Department of Labor (the “Department”) announced a Temporary Enforcement Policy relating to the rules enacted in Division BB of the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021 (the “Act”) requiring the disclosure of indirect compensation paid to brokers and consultants who advise groupRead More →

Today’s birthday (04/01/22). Manage finances for growth this year. Income increases with constant discipline. Discover inspiring possibilities this winter, before fun and romance bloom again next spring. Solving challenges with friends next summer inspires social connections, parties and gatherings next fall. Continue to realize profit potential for additional gain. ToRead More →