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Gift Card Bank Partners with Excella for Unique Philanthropy Supporting Families in Need During Covid-19

Partnership develops a platform to provide financial and food security for those in need

Gift Card Bank, a Bay Area nonprofit focused on utilizing gift cards to support those in need, is partnering with Excella—a pioneer for Agile technology solutions—to help support the well-being and financial security of people affected by Covid-19. Through this partnership, Excella has applied its Agile software development and product management expertise to create a state-of-the-art online platform that allows Gift Card Bank to identify, verify, and support families on a national scale.

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As part of its mission to support those struck by Covid-19, Gift Card Bank aggregates unused and donated gift cards from individuals, philanthropists, grocers, and retailers, and identifies people and families who need support through food banks and other fintech platforms. Once identified, Gift Card Bank securely distributes gift

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Industrial units to make report card on power outages in Noida





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NOIDA: The industrial bodies in Gautam Budh Nagar has said that the recent order of the Environment Pollution (Prevention & Control) Authority banning diesel generator (DG) sets in the national capital region will be a “body blow” to thousands of units in the district, citing the long power cuts that take place almost every day.

As a token protest against the power distribution companies (discoms), the business communities have decided to make a daily report card mentioning about the hours of power cut.

Kulmani Gupta, chairman of Noida chapter of Indian Industries Association (IIA), said that all the 1,000-odd members of IIA in GB Nagar have been asked to keep a daily record of power cuts in their respective areas. “They have to face long power cuts at least thrice a day. The recent order of banning the DG sets is like a body blow

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Ban on DG sets: Industrial units to make report card on power outages in Noida – noida

NOIDA: The industrial bodies in Gautam Budh Nagar has said that the recent order of the Environment Pollution (Prevention & Control) Authority banning diesel generator (DG) sets in the national capital region will be a “body blow” to thousands of units in the district, citing the long power cuts that take place almost every day.

As a token protest against the power distribution companies (discoms), the business communities have decided to make a daily report card mentioning about the hours of power cut.

Kulmani Gupta, chairman of Noida chapter of Indian Industries Association (IIA), said that all the 1,000-odd members of IIA in GB Nagar have been asked to keep a daily record of power cuts in their respective areas. “They have to face long power cuts at least thrice a day. The recent order of banning the DG sets is like a body blow to thousands of entrepreneurs here,

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Amazon Prime Credit Card Offers 25% Back on Many Items

Amazon Prime Day starts today, but yesterday some Amazon credit card holders got a nice treat from the online retailer. Amazon is offering up to 25% cash back on almost 3,400 products across several categories through Oct. 18. 

Key Takeaways

  • Eligible Amazon credit card holders can earn up to 25% back on select products from Oct. 12 through Oct. 18. 
  • You qualify if you have the Amazon Prime Store Card or the Amazon Prime Rewards Visa Signature Card.
  • Eligible cardholders will get up to 20% cash back in addition to the 5% back they already earn with their Prime credit cards.
  • Shoppers can choose from hundreds of eligible items across a long list of categories.

The Amazon Prime Credit Card Promotion Explained

Amazon Prime credit card holders already earn an impressive 5% cash back at Amazon.com and Whole Foods Market. But to mark this year’s Prime Day, the online retail

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4 reasons to apply for the Chase Sapphire Preferred Card now

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Chase recently launched an increased welcome offer on the Sapphire Preferred card. You can currently earn 80,000 points after spending $4,000 in the first three months of having the card.

Before this change, the sign-up bonus on the Chase Sapphire Preferred was 60,000 Ultimate Rewards points, with the same minimum spending requirement. The annual fee of $95 is not waived on this offer, as it has been on some previous Sapphire Preferred offers, but increasing the welcome offer by a full 20,000 points is a significant jump, and worth considering.

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Pay Now, Fly Tax-Free Private Jet Card Offers Are Taking Off

If you drive a car, I’ll tax the street

If you try to sit, I’ll tax your seat

If you get too cold, I’ll tax the heat

If you take a walk, I’ll tax your feet

-The Beatles

The Fab Four exempted flying from their 1966 song about taxes. Now, thanks to the 2020 bipartisan hit commonly referred to as the CARES Act, it could be a while before you have to pay the 7.5% Federal Excise Tax for your private jet flights.

At least, that’s the thought from a growing number of companies that sell prepaid jet cards. However, there’s an asterisk with this promotion.

So far, only a handful of the more than 60 companies that sell jet cards are promoting the buy now, fly tax-free element, although

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Brand Card – Business Card for the digital age

Mumbai, Maharashtra [India], October 13 (ANI/PNN): Ever since the rise of COVID-19 and lockdown, people and businesses have shifted online. Online meetings and networking took a rise in the graph of networking around the globe.

There was still a hesitance in sharing an individual connect or one-page profile with respective clients and new networks online all at one go. This gave shape to the whole new concept of Brand Card.

Brand Card was created with a vision that encompasses the digital age in every way possible. We decided to adapt a networking medium that was safe, contactless and at the same time efficient and environmentally friendly.

“Business cards for the digital age” quotes Arhaan Shaikh, Director of Brand Card. Who also adds that “This is the future of how people are going to share their business profiles online through WhatsApp, Zoom, LinkedIn, Mail, and many other such social networking sites.”

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44% of Americans Plan to Apply for Store Credit Card This Holiday Season; Big Jump From 2019

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 12, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — A lot more Americans say they’re likely to apply for a store credit card this holiday season than did in either of the previous two years, according to a new report from CompareCards by LendingTree.

That’s despite the fact that more than half (56%) of people who say they’ve had a store credit card say they’ve regretted getting one.

Full report: https://www.comparecards.com/blog/2020-store-card-report/ 

Key findings:

  • Big jump in interest in store cards: 44% of Americans say they’re at least somewhat likely to apply for a store card during the holiday shopping season. That’s up from 32% in 2019 and 24% in 2018.
  • Store card APRs fall: The average APR for a new store credit card is 24.24%, down from 25.41% in 2019, thanks largely to Federal Reserve interest rate cuts.
  • More regrets: More than half (56%) of those who have had a
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Free Tarot Card Readings Online vs Tarot Readings by Experts: Which Is Best? (Review)

New York, New York – ( NewMediaWire ) – October 12, 2020 – If you’re looking to get in touch with your inner self, you might want to try out online tarot cards. But, because there’s both expert and free card advice available, which way should you turn?

Well, it’s recommended that you seek the help of expert tarot card readings online. That’s if you’re considering to enjoy a true tarot card reading.

You can read here about both sides of the coin so you know where to turn for quality tarot card readings online. Let’s jump right in.

Free tarot readings available from real psychics:

1. Kasamba ( 3 minutes free )

2. Keen ( 3 minutes free )

3. Oranum ( 10 minutes free )

4. AskNow ( buy 10 minutes get 10 free )

5. Psychic Source ( 5 minutes free )

100% Free Tarot Card Readings

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Got stamps? Pandemic is fueling a boom in greeting card sales and some are pretty cheeky

Early this year, Lynda Junge watched her Downers Grove, Ill., wedding invitation business grind to a halt as the coronavirus pandemic caused couples to postpone their nuptials.

On a whim, she designed a handful of Mother’s Day cards for her business, Greenstar Paperie, riffing on social-distancing and other related themes. She posted the cards to the online marketplace Etsy and started hearing cash register-like notifications on her smartphone.

“They went off like crazy,” she said.

Among her bestsellers are cards that say, “Hi friend, this is your snail mail sanity check. You good?” and “Waving from a safe distance. It’s just not the same over Zoom.”

Junge, 41, is expecting an even bigger boom heading into the holiday season as people socially distanced from friends and family look to connect during the emotional roller coaster that is 2020.

A July study by the online photo company Shutterfly found the number

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