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RBFCU’s Really Free Checking Gives San Antonio Shoppers Cash Back

No Comments » | Posted by Marry Takers
Oct 30 2014

San Antonio is known for its major attractions, historic landmarks, local artists and shopping destinations that can enthrall tourists and residents alike. Whether you are shopping for back-to-school items or enjoying a night out at the theater, savvy buyers in San Antonio can earn cash back on every debit card purchase when they have a Randolph-Brooks Federal Credit Union (RBFCU) Really Free Checking account.

RBFCUs Really Free Checking account has no surprise fees and allows depositors to earn dividends without a minimum balance requirement. Members earn money while spending money, as well, which makes RBFCUs checking account one of the best free checking accounts in San Antonio.

Freedom Check Card Rewards Spending in San Antonio

Considering Forbes rated San Antonio one of the top 10 best cities for shopping due to its variety and range of price levels, shoppers can save big with RBFCU’s Freedom Check Card that gives 10 cents back for every transaction, whether its for daily purchases or splurges. Members dont have a limit on how much they can be rewarded for using the card and arent subjected to an annual fee.

Its the ideal rewards program for budget-conscious shoppers because members earn cash back for using money directly from their checking accounts.

Really Free Checking Gives Members Easy Access to Funds

It takes about 15 minutes to open a Really Free Checking account and gain access to the benefits and cash back rewards. Members mus

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Keep interest rates low for longer, says Bank deputy

No Comments » | Posted by Joseph Carr-Boyd
Oct 29 2014

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Interest rates should stay lower for longer because the UK economy is still navigating its way out of a crisis that may have permanently depressed pay growth, according to the deputy governor of the Bank of England.

Sir Jon Cunliffe said that while the recovery over the past year had “remained strong” and become more broadly based due to stronger business investment, weak wage growth remained the “cloud to the silver lining” for the UK economy.

He said the current environment of low inflation, which fell to a five-year low of 1.2pc in September, and weak wage growth, meant Bank policymakers could afford to delay rate rises.

“The softening in the pay and inflation data, together with the weaker external environment, for me implies that we can afford to maintain the current degree of monetary stimulus for a longer period than previously thought,” Sir Jon said in a speech on Tuesday.

The Great Recession had led to more workers accepting lower pay in real terms, Sir Jon said. “There appears to be little evidence of real wage resistance – the sharpness of the recession and the years of austerity that have followed it, appear to have caused a shift in the psychology of UK workers,” he said.

He also said that many workers were resigned to the fact that “pre-crisis pay levels are no longer achievable”.

“Real wages

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Last call for The Money Awards entries!

No Comments » | Posted by Jacob ONeill
Oct 28 2014

Businesses in the finance and insurance sectors are reminded that there are just five weeks left for them to enter The Money Awards.

The Money Awards are now in their 3rd year and celebrates excellence within companies as well as individuals who work in a money environment and in an eco-friendly and ethical way, whether it is product or customer services-based, or environmentally-related.

The bi-annual Awards spans the money industries and all types of businesses from small companies to large corporates.  There are 17 categories which can be entered in to.  The cost per entry is £250 including VAT.

Award Winners will get a free a press release announcing their win; an eye catching logo which can be used online and offline free of charge; Judges’ comments which can be reproduced free of charge; and a listing on The Money Awards site (if requested).

The closing date for entries is 1st December 2014.

Trading Results 10/20/2014

No Comments » | Posted by Barry Ernst
Oct 28 2014

Another nice day today using the Power Trading system. Most were done in the live trading room the first 10 minutes of market open with a ES and NQ winner. The 6E also had a huge day as well having 2 winners. We will be back tomorrow. Here are the trades below:

NQ 10-20 +4+6+7 be = +85 +4+2 be = +30 +4+7+9 = +100

+215.00 Trading the NQ

ES 10-20 +4+2 be = +75 A lot of winners after this trade but did not take any because daily goal was met

+75.00 Trading the ES

6E 10-20 +4+2 be = +75 +4+6+15 = +312.50

+387.50 Trading the 6E

CL 10-20 -22-22 = (440) -22-22 = (440) +10+14 = +240

(640.00) Trading the Crude oil



ATEED welcomes Māori development commitment

No Comments » | Posted by Jacob ONeill
Oct 21 2014

Auckland Tourism, Events and Economic Development Chief Executive Brett ORiley has welcomed the new governments focus on Mori economic development outlined in the Speech from the Throne delivered today.

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10 plugins for insurance websites

No Comments » | Posted by Joseph Carr-Boyd
Oct 20 2014

If you run your insurance website on WordPress, you can search thousands of plugins and download them immediately without any specialist help. So rather than having to hire a designer to create a specific tool for your site, just use a plugin instead.

Here are 10 plugins for insurance websites that you can get started with.

1. WordPress SEO by Yoast

If you want to improve your visibility in the search engines, you will need to work on your search engine optimisation. WordPress SEO is one of the most popular plugins you can use for this purpose. It contains a comprehensive set of tools that allow you to optimise your descriptions and keywords as well as ensure everything is properly formatted for the best results.

2. JetPack

This multi-tool plugin allows you to share your content, boost social media connections with clients, get stats, insert forms, arrange email subscriptions and much more, making Jetpack an essential plugin for WordPress sites.

3. Google Analytics by Yoast

4. RealSatisfied Widget

Running surveys can be a great way to generate ideas for content, and RealSatisfied makes it easier than ever. You can also use it to collect testimonials and show off your expertise.

5. Simple Mobile URL Redirect

Mobile versions of sites are essential these days. If you have two versions of your insurance website – a normal version and a mobile version – use this plugin to instantly send people to your mobile version if they are using a mobile device.

6. Bus

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