The GPS/GNSS system behind finance, telecommunications and transportation networks is vulnerable to terrorist jamming and criminal spoofing — Quartz

The GPS/GNSS system behind finance, telecommunications and transportation networks is vulnerable to terrorist jamming and criminal spoofing — Quartz

There is an enormous, invisible clock that keeps ultra-precise time, can be checked from anywhere on earth, and is free for everyone to use. This technological gift to mankind was built by the US government. It is called the Global Positioning System (GPS), it lives in space, and you use it every time you check […]

A Finance Minister under siege: what’s next for Bill Morneau? – Home | The House

A Finance Minister under siege: what’s next for Bill Morneau? – Home | The House

The opposition is showing no sign of letting up on federal Finance Minister Bill Morneau, despite his latest efforts to end the ethics controversy swirling around his personal finances. In an interview with The House, Morneau again insisted he divulged all of his assets to Conflict of Interest and Ethics Commissioner Mary Dawson and diligently followed her recommendations. […]

Social Security’s 2018 Raise May Not Reach Up to 70% of Its Beneficiaries

Social Security’s 2018 Raise May Not Reach Up to 70% of Its Beneficiaries

For tens of millions of Americans, Social Security provides a financial foundation that they simply couldn’t live without. Data from the Social Security Administration (SSA) in 2016 finds that 62% of retired workers — and there are more than 42 million of them receiving a monthly stipend from the SSA — relies on their monthly […]

The Finger-Pointing at the Finance Firm TIAA

The Finger-Pointing at the Finance Firm TIAA

The accusations are notable not only because TIAA tells clients that it puts them first, but also because it is one of the world’s larger money managers, with almost $1 trillion in assets under management. Today, five million people — most of them college professors, nurses, administrators, researchers and government employees — entrust their money […]

Be creative with housing finance products, PM urges

Be creative with housing finance products, PM urges

Be creative with housing finance products, PM urges Saturday, October 21, 2017 ‘); } else { $(“.fotorama-caption”).addClass(“remove_caption”); } }) .fotorama(); MONTEGO BAY, St James — Prime Minister Andrew Holness has said that there is a growing demand for mortgage providers to adjust financial packages aimed at satisfying the needs of prospective homeowners. “I believe that […]

‘That money will never come back’

‘That money will never come back’

Four years out of professional baseball, legendary New York Yankees closer Mariano Rivera is hardly at rest. He’s building a new house for his family in New York; he owns a Toyota dealership and plans to open another; he has business partnerships with companies like Bank of America, The Hartford, and OrthoLite. And he has […]

15 worst states for retirees

15 worst states for retirees

Nancy Dunham Oct 20th 2017 12:17PM When work becomes over-the-top crazy, I love to dream about the states to which my husband and I might retire. Yes, that’s many years away, but it’s fun to look at websites with houses for sale in those areas and imagine life inside them. In reality, of course, what […]