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You can make more money by claiming Social Security benefits at age 62. Here’s how to do it Motley Fool

You can make more money by claiming Social Security benefits at age 62. Here’s how to do it Motley Fool

The amount of Social Security income you will receive on a monthly basis depends not only on your income during your working years, but also when you claim your benefits. The longer you wait, the more you receive – up to 70 years old. Full retirement age or FRA (66 to 67, depending on your …

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BlackRock says the era of steady growth is over — and it’s telling investors how to take a stand

BlackRock says the era of steady growth is over — and it’s telling investors how to take a stand

BlackRock says global markets are becoming more volatile, and will stay that way for a while. The world’s largest asset manager says the era of steady growth and low inflation is over: “Traditional portfolios, hedging and risk models won’t work anymore, we think.” “The Great Moderation, a long period of steady growth and low inflation, …

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China’s exports gain momentum but outlook is cloudy as global growth slows

China’s exports gain momentum but outlook is cloudy as global growth slows

China’s exports in July grow faster, beating expectations Imports are again disappointing, highlighting weak domestic demand The trade balance hit a record high in July Weak external demand is adding pressure to the economic and trade outlook BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s export growth unexpectedly accelerated in July, providing an encouraging boost to the economy as …

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The automotive lobby is concerned that most electric vehicles in the United States do not qualify for an electric vehicle tax credit

The automotive lobby is concerned that most electric vehicles in the United States do not qualify for an electric vehicle tax credit

The automaker’s lobby group Alliance for Automotive Innovation says that if additional supply requirements come into effect, US automakers will not qualify for full credit. according to ReutersIn particular, these automakers have been expressing concerns about the proposal’s increased requirements for batteries and critical mineral contents sourced from the United States. John Bosella, president of …

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Dodgy demand data?  The conspiracy of the collapse of oil prices |  OilPrice.com

Dodgy demand data? The conspiracy of the collapse of oil prices | OilPrice.com

WTI Crude Oil Prices It fell to its lowest level since early February on Thursday, giving up almost all gains since Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. West Texas Intermediate crude for September delivery fell 1.5% to close at $89.26 a barrel, while Brent crude for October delivery fell -2.1% to $94.71 a barrel. WTI lost about …

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Bankrupt crypto-lending platform Celsius withdraws CFO proposal again at ,000 per month

Bankrupt crypto-lending platform Celsius withdraws CFO proposal again at $92,000 per month

Celsius was sued on Thursday by former investment director Jason Stone, with pressure on the company continuing amid the collapse in cryptocurrency prices. Stone claimed, among other things, that Celsius CEO Alex Mashinsky (above) was “able to enrich himself significantly.” Piaras Ó Midheach | Sportsfile for the web summit | Getty Images embattled lending platform …

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This week on Crypto Twitter: Michael Saylor leaves CEO role to ‘focus more on Bitcoin’, Nomad and Solana Get Hacked – Decrypt

This week on Crypto Twitter: Michael Saylor leaves CEO role to ‘focus more on Bitcoin’, Nomad and Solana Get Hacked – Decrypt

Illustration by Mitchell Brewer to decode After two consecutive weeks of growth, the cryptocurrency markets a little tight. Even as reports of liquidity problems slowed, investors were wary. This week, Bitcoin-HODLing Block Inc. And MicroStrategy reported significant lower fees on their properties. Block is down $36 million, while MicroStrategy is down a staggering $917 million. …

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Inflation data, fears of a ‘sharp fall later’: What to know this week

Inflation data, fears of a ‘sharp fall later’: What to know this week

A series of inflation reports due out this week could push or break the summer’s momentum in the market. Investors will get the latest gauge of how quickly prices are rising across the US economy from three releases available in the coming days: the Producer Price Index, the Consumer Price Index and the unit labor …

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