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Bleach vs. JoJo’s bizarre adventure: Ichigo Kurosaki or Jotaro Kujo

Bleachthe hero Ichigo Kurosaki is famous for his cool punk demeanor, Soul Reaper black dresses, shocking orange hair, and most importantly his ultra-spiked zanpakuto, Tensa Zangetsu. He faced all of the mightiest villains of Bleach and defeated them, but can he handle another shonen protagonist in mortal combat? In JoJo’s …

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Boycotts of Facebook ads have hit the big time. Now what?

Carolyn Everson, vice president of global marketing solutions at Facebook Inc. Andrew Harrer | Bloomberg | Getty Images A steady stream of businesses have supported the “#StopHateForProfit” campaign, promising to halt ad spending on Facebook encourage the company to step up its efforts against hate speech and disinformation. With big …

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Founder of Iota Phi Theta Fraternity Inc., Frank B. Coakley, has passed away

Credit: BC Lending We are sorry to share the sad news that Frank B. Coakley, Founding Member Iota Phi Theta Fraternité Inc. is deceased. The fellowship shared the sad news today on Twitter. “The Brotherhood of Iota Phi Theta Fraternity Inc. has lost one of our most honorable founders, Brother …

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Extension of the responsible lending exemption to SMEs

Treasurer Josh Frydenberg announced the government would extend the responsible lending exemption to SMEs, given the delays in the bill to repeal responsible lending laws. In March 2020, Federal Treasurer Josh Frydenberg announced a six month exemption responsible lending obligations for small business credit to help speed up the time …

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Equity Release Supermarket: Equity Release Mortgage Advice

QuestionWhat is the maximum I can borrow?How Much Can I Borrow on an Equity Release Plan? Presumably I can only release a certain percentage based on interest rates etc. I currently own a house with my wife which is valued at £ 550,000. I am 65 years old and my …

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Specialized financial center announces growth plans and recruitment of advisers

“While second-load business is our primary focus, it will only account for about 50-60% of all business, with the remainder being bridging, buy-to-lease and commercial mortgages. “ After its third year in business, Specialist Finance Center moved to new offices in Cardiff Bay to facilitate its new growth strategy. SFC …

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Mortgage loans in New South Wales increased 14% in 2020

Mortgage volumes in the country’s most populous state rose 14% in 2020, thanks to strong refinancing activity, new figures have revealed. According to the month of December 2020 Residential mortgage activity NSW Land Registry Services (NSW LRS) report, there were 249,254 mortgages registered on NSW residential titles during the year …

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Mortgage advisors pledge their support until 2021

As pressures mount in the mortgage market, the Society of Mortgage Professionals has warned advisors to “manage client expectations.” As the suspension of property tax on stamp duty on houses worth £ 500,000 and less is set to end abruptly on March 31, the SMP has warned that many customers …

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Advisor seeks increase in “user-friendly” mortgages

According to Legal & General, the number of searches by advisors for “holiday-friendly” mortgages has risen sharply. L&G Mortgage Club data recorded a 230% increase in searches for “holiday-friendly” products between October and November, from 175 to 577 searches. According to L&G, the number of borrowers on leave seeking new …

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