GRAND RAPIDS, Michigan — Check your bank statements if you went shopping over the weekend. Retailers like Meijer, Lowe’s, Costco and even Starbucks are getting complaints for charging people’s cards multiple times. Many people say they ended up swiping their card multiple times after failed attempts, but then noticed duplicateRead More →

CENTRAL bank governors play the crucial role of guiding economies. They are the main advisers to governments on monetary and even budgetary policy. That is why democracies around the world give them the opportunity to work without undue political pressure. It has been shown that, like the media and theRead More →

Egypt raised several interest rates again today. The Central Bank of Egypt raised its overnight deposit rate, overnight lending rate and principal transaction rate by 2% each to 11.25%, 12.25% and 11, 75%, respectively, according to a statement. What is that? A bank’s deposit rate refers to the interest rateRead More →

Hannelore Foerster/Getty Images News By Teunis Brosens, Chief Economist, Digital Finance and Regulation; Maureen Schuller, Head of Financial Sector Strategy; Suvi Platerink Kosonen, Senior Sector Strategist, Finance The era of ultra-low bank lending rates is over. Rate hike and tightening loan approval criteria add to the economic headwinds in theRead More →

Bank of America will pay a $10 million fine and reimburse nearly $600,000 in costs to thousands of customers whose accounts were illegally seized, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau announced Wednesday. The CFPB said its enforcement action stemmed from the nation’s second-largest bank handling illegal out-of-state garnishment orders on itsRead More →

In short Since discovering that the police’s use of a “non-consent regime” (“Diet“) in the freezing of accounts containing alleged proceeds of crime was unlawful and unconstitutional, the Hong Kong Magistrate’s Court has now issued its decision on reparations and costs in Tam Sze Leung & Ors c. Police CommissionerRead More →

The Enforcement Department announced on Saturday that it had seized ₹5,551.27 crore owned by Xiaomi Technology India Pvt Ltd – a “wholly-owned subsidiary of the China-based Xiaomi Group” – under the provisions of the Foreign Exchange Management Act 1999. The polling firm said that the money was in bank accountsRead More →

WASHINGTON — The Justice Department filed a lawsuit Thursday against Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman Paul Manafort — who was found guilty in Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation and later pardoned. later – seeking to recover nearly $3 million from undeclared foreign bank accounts. The lawsuit, filed in federalRead More →

European banks can apply lighter anti-money laundering checks to Ukrainian refugees to ensure they can open basic bank accounts, the EU banking regulator said on Wednesday. Banks and supervisors should ensure that refugees can access the EU financial system without having to zealously comply with anti-money laundering rules, the EuropeanRead More →

KUALA LUMPUR (April 20): Struggling lingerie maker Caely Holdings Bhd, which saw the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) issue a freezing order on all operational bank accounts of the company and its subsidiaries , said it understands stakeholder concerns and is working as quickly as possible to resolve any issues arisingRead More →

They were accused of fraudulently using false documents as genuine, namely bank statements submitted to the Sabah State Department of Education to obtain a tender to provide ready meals to schools under the ministry. of Education in several districts of the State. — Stock Photo iStock KOTA KINABALU, April 19Read More →

The old saying goes, “You can’t take it with you,” but the question remains: what happens to the bank accounts you leave behind? The answer depends on a few factors, including whether the account is a joint account, whether there is a will, and whether a beneficiary is named. ForRead More →

Falsified bank statements: 11 entrepreneurs detained Published on: Tuesday, March 29, 2022 By: Lagatah Toyos Text size: TAWAU: The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) has arrested nine contractors here on suspicion of falsifying bank statements in order to receive canteen management quotes worth over RM200,000. It is understood that all theRead More →

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Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on Saturday urged Switzerland to crack down on Russian oligarchs who he said were helping wage war on his country from the safety of “beautiful Swiss cities”. In an audio link address to thousands attending an anti-war protest in Bern, Zelenskyy thanked Switzerland for its supportRead More →

Many people make the mistake of disposing of important bank documents too soon or incorrectly. It is recommended to keep the most important paper documents in a locked place for seven years. Protect online documents by adding anti-virus software and monitoring usage with public computers. Read more stories from PersonalRead More →

Wealthy Russians have around $200 billion stashed away in super-secret Swiss bank accounts, the country’s banking industry association estimates, quoted by Reuters. In a rare public statement on client holdings, the Swiss Bankers Association said it estimated Russians held 150-200 billion Swiss francs ($161-214 billion) in banks based in theRead More →

Ashland County officials are set to close separate bank accounts operated by the Ashland County Sheriff’s Office after a financial audit revealed their existence. The Ashland County Finance Committee approved a recommendation from county financial consultants to close two of four separate bank accounts totaling more than $150,000 in revenue.Read More →

The federal government has ordered banks to freeze the accounts of dodgy loan sharks after raiding their offices. The government has also written to Google and Apple to remove loan apps that violate the country’s laws. Specifically, the Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (FCCPC) ordered digital money lenders thatRead More →

Chelsea have had several credit cards temporarily frozen while assessing the club’s new operating license at Stamford Bridge, according to the PA news agency. Roman Abramovich’s government sanctions have frozen all of the billionaire’s UK assets except Chelsea, with the club continuing to operate under special and strict conditions. ChelseaRead More →

Chelsea have had several accounts temporarily frozen while banks assess the club’s new operating license at Stamford Bridge, according to the PA news agency. Roman Abramovich’s government sanctions have frozen all of the billionaire’s UK assets except Chelsea, with the club continuing to operate under special and strict conditions. OwnerRead More →

The GBP/EUR exchange rate was higher after the last meeting of the European Central Bank (ECB) on Thursday. The central bank did not raise interest rates as expected, but plans to withdraw its stimulus efforts sooner. It will be the first meeting of political decision-makers since the beginning of theRead More →

Chelsea’s tumultuous week has taken another turn for the worse with news that Barclays have temporarily frozen the club’s bank accounts. The Blues have been hit by news that the UK government imposed sanctions on owner Roman Abramovich on Thursday which limited their ability to operate. A d The governmentRead More →

When thieves intercept checks you’ve written, forge signatures to cash them, and steal your money… it’s not always easy to get help. In many cases, the fraud victim loses thousands of dollars even though their bank cashed the forged or fraudulent checks. Our KPRC 2 Investigates team gets answers onRead More →

Serving Russian Customers Is Both a Risk and an Opportunity for Exchanges: Crypto Moves Cryptocurrency exchanges Coinbase and Binance reiterated on Friday that they have no plans to block their Russian customers from using their platforms, even as traditional financial firms keep their distance. On February 27, Ukrainian Deputy PrimeRead More →

Chinese yuan coins and banknotes are seen in this illustration photo taken February 24, 2022. REUTERS/Florence Lo/Illustration/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SHANGHAI, March 3 (Reuters) – The Moscow branch of a Chinese state-owned bank has seen a surge in requests from Russian companies wantingRead More →

Pump jacks are seen in the Ashalchinskoye oil field owned by Russian oil producer Tatneft near Almetyevsk in the Republic of Tatarstan, Russia July 27, 2017. Picture taken July 27, 2017. REUTERS/Sergei Karpukhin Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register MOSCOW, March 1 (Reuters) – Some Russian oilRead More →