Block Says Cash App Breach Affected 8 Million Users

Sensitive information for more than eight million users of Cash App Investing, a stock trading app run by Block, owner of the Square payment system, was exposed when a former employee downloaded company reports after he left the company. Block uncovered a data exposure. editor filing He said Monday and contacted affected customers. “Once it …

Cash Aid to Poor Moms Improves Brain Function in Babies, Study

The question of whether cash assistance helps or harms children is central to social policy. Progressives argue that poor children need an income base, citing research showing that even short periods of childhood can lead to lower adult earnings and worse health. Conservatives say unconditional payments erode work and marriage and increase poverty in the …

Americans Are Full of Cash and Jobs. They Also Think About The Economy

In many ways, Americans are in a better financial position than they have been in many years. They also believe that the economy is in terrible shape. This is the major contradiction underlying President Biden’s poor approval ratings, recent Republican victories in state elections, and contact negotiations over Biden’s legislative agenda. It presents a fundamental …

Offering a Safe Space for Cash, Bonds Deliver Huge Rate Increase

As the country recovers from the pandemic, rising prices have been a cause for concern for many Americans. But inflation it also raised the rates of some government savings bonds, creating an opportunity for people looking for a safe haven for their cash. New series I savings bonds, known as inflation bonds or I bonds, …

New South Editing by Percival Everett, Wiley Cash and Andrew

Local 105-year-old “root doctor” Mama Z has documented nearly every lynching in America since 1913 and chastised the prolific academic author of a two-volume study on the biological and philosophical origins of racial violence in America. United States” for his ability to “build 307 pages on a topic like this without an ounce of anger.” …

Evergrande Gives Workers a Choice: Lend Us Cash or Lose Your Bonus

When troubled Chinese real estate giant Evergrande was cash-starved earlier this year, it turned to its own employees with a strong arm move: Those who wanted to keep their bonuses would have to make a short-term loan to Evergrande. Some workers asked friends and family for money to lend money to the company. Others borrowed …

Pressured by State Laws NCAA Chief Forces Athletes to Cash Out

CORAL GABLES, Fla. — The University of Miami has long succeeded in making a brilliant leap forward for the students it hopes to feature on their sports team: an outstanding athletic tradition, respected academics, the sun-kissed South Florida. But for months now, the coaches at Miami and every other college in Florida have a new …

Little Cash But Enough of Attraction To Move To New York

HAPPY HOURby Marlowe Granados “Charm,” a professor once told me, “is nothing.” I was 21 at the time, hoping to write and about to move to New York: I now see this as practical advice. Isa, the protagonist of Marlowe Granados’ first novel, “Happy Hour,” needs no such advice. Twenty-one-year-old and new to New York, …

Why the Taliban Desperately Needs Cash to Run Afghanistan

The system works on the assumption that people want to send an equivalent amount of money between two locations. Loans and transfers are recorded in the books, but the money does not have to change hands. These features make it useful for evading taxes, paying bribes, and laundering ill-gotten gains. Hawala was a necessity in …