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Small Businesses Need You More Now Than Ever!

Small Businesses Need You More Now Than Ever!

During the coronavirus shutdown, ensuring that the small businesses you love are still around after the pandemic is up to you. On Thursday morning, April 16th, the $349 billion emergency small business lending program which was signed on March 27th was depleted. Authorities are currently trying to reach an agreement …

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Google Partners With New York to Create Jobs Portal

Google Partners With New York to Create Jobs Portal

Google, the massive tech company that is at least halfway through taking over the world, has partnered with New York state to help build a portal for unemployment applications. The reason? Unemployment claims are soaring and overtaxing the aging infrastructure of the Department of Labor. Google has even stated that …

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Amazon Responds to COVID-19: How Are They Doing?

Amazon Responds to COVID-19: How Are They Doing?

Amazon has caught some serious heat in the past for its ability to handle tough situations. So, how are they handling the COVID-19 pandemic? According to shoppers, it’s a mixed bag. The retailer, understandably, has been prioritizing necessities during this time. As such, shipping times for normal items have taken …

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Shopping from Home: The New Normal

Shopping from Home: The New Normal

Remember shopping inside an actual retail store? Yeah, neither do we. In the time of a global pandemic, shopping online if your best (and only) option. Even if stores were open, getting outside and risking coming down with a highly contagious respiratory illness sounds far from fun. So, what are …

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