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Need a cash bid to win a bidding war? These 6 startups can help you

Cash offers have become more common as buyers compete and investors compete for properties. Sellers often prefer the speed and reliability of cash offers over traditional financing. Here are six companies that offer ordinary people the opportunity to make cash offers. This article is part of “The Road to Home” …

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Rodriguez’s promotion will mean bigger LiftFund loans available in RGV

MCALLEN, Texas — McAllen-based senior loan officer Marlene Rodriguez has been promoted to market director for micro-lender LiftFund. In his new position, Rodriguez will now be able to offer larger loans of up to $500,000 in the Rio Grande Valley. LiftFund President and CEO Janie Barrera said the impact of …

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Synovus Announces Quarterly Dividends | national

COLUMBUS, Ga.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–March 3, 2022– The Board of Synovus Financial Corp. (NYSE: SNV) declared the following quarterly dividends: $0.34 per share on the Company’s common stock, payable April 1, 2022 to shareholders of record as of March 17, 2022. $0.39375 per share on the Company’s Fixed-Floating Rate Non-Cumulative Perpetual Preferred …

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Championship season begins with Arkansas in No. 1 position

Shawn Price February 21, 2022 New Orleans – Arkansas moved up four spots to take the No. 1 spot in the USTFCCCA National Ranking Index as the indoor track and field season transitions into championship mode with the SEC championships and NCAA championships next pair of Razorbacks calendar encounters. Results …

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Auburn faces good ground at Moon Golf Invitational

History links AUBURN, Alabama – Two weeks after competing in the UCF Challenge, the Auburn women’s golf team returns to Florida for the Moon Golf Invitational this week. The three-day tournament kicks off at Suntree Country Club in Melbourne on Sunday. This is arguably the …

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Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta Declares 3.70% Dividend for Q4 2021 | News

ATLANTA, Jan. 28, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Board of Directors of Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta (FHLBank Atlanta) today approved a cash dividend for the fourth quarter of 2021 at an annualized rate of 3. 70%. “We are focused on ensuring that financial institutions continue to benefit from …

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College football conference power ranking: 2021 season

With the exception of the college football invitational final, the bowl games are over. Some conferences have been suspended. Others have excelled. Some teams have been forced to back down due to COVID-19. Some teams call for shenanigans. Some teams use excuses for the losses while others proudly wave their …

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Auburn set to add former Kentucky QB Mike Hartline to staff, suing DL Cardinals coach Brentson Buckner

Auburn‘s football reportedly brought a former All-SEC quarterback to his coaching staff. Bryan Harsin and the Tigers will hire former Kentucky quarterback Mike Hartline as an analyst, according to several reports. In a concurrent report by ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Auburn also appears to be making an effort to add Arizona …

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Robert Alan “Bob” Neumeyer | Obituary

Robert Alain “Bob “Neumeyer Member of the Baptist Church of Gano Robert Alan “Bob” Neumeyer, 60, husband of Susan Neumeyer, died suddenly on Thursday, December 23, 2021 at his home in Georgetown. Born June 5, 1961 in Athens, Alabama, he was the son of the late Robert Lee and Annie …

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Ball State vs Georgia State predictions: Camellia Bowl pick and betting offers

Ball State’s Drew Plitt passes against Central Michigan in their game at Scheumann Stadium on Wednesday, November 17, 2021. (Imagin) Our college football betting expert has his best tips and predictions for the Camellia Bowl game between Ball State and Georgia State scheduled for Christmas Day in Montgomery, Alabama. Mid-American …

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Vintage Wine Estates celebrates eight years and donated one million meals as part of its Angels Share campaign to fight food insecurity

SANTA ROSA, Calif., Dec. 23, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Vintage Wine Estates, Inc. (NASDAQ: VWE) (TSX: VWE.U) (TSX: VWE.WT.U) (“VWE” or the “Company”) , one of the fastest growing wine producers in the United States with a leading direct-to-customer sales platform, announced the milestone of one million meals donated …

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Synovus Creates $ 4 Million Charitable Fund | National company

COLUMBUS, Georgia – (BUSINESS WIRE) – December 21, 2021– Synovus today announced the establishment of the Here Matters Community Fund, a $ 4 million charitable giving fund through which Synovus will expand its investments in communities across the bank’s five southeastern states. Complementing Synovus’ already established corporate giving strategy, the …

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Amid chaos of national signing day, SEC powers grab top recruits

Through all the changes in the varsity sport landscape with money making opportunities for athletes and open transfers, one thing remains the same. A bunch of Southeastern Conference schools as well as venerable programs like Ohio State and Texas are at or near the top of national recruiting rankings. The …

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Ohio State Football Among Most Valuable College Programs

The Ohio State football program is continually regarded as one of the most valuable in all of college football. There are times when OSU has been # 1 (depending on year and post), but almost always it is considered one of the Top Ten. With such a large alumni base, …

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Q Series graduates include the Hou sisters from Arizona, who are probably going pro now

Yu-Sang Hou and his younger sister, Vivian, had waited for this day all their lives. Now they are officially members of the LPGA. Yu-Sang, a fifth year senior in Arizona, and Vivian, a junior with the Wildcats, each finished in the top 45 and are tied in the two-week Q …

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Carolyn Kent Obituary (2021) – Auburn, AL

Carolyn Selena Stamper Kent September 21, 1927 – December 10, 2021 Longtime Auburn, Alabama resident Carolyn Selena Stamper Kent passed away peacefully at home with her children on December 10, 2021, at the age of 94. Carolyn was born in Kannapolis, North Carolina on September 21, 1927, to Granville Wadsworth …

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LWOS 2021 Final Screenings

Our last choices before the announcement The only thing that seems certain in college football is that nothing is certain. We headed into ‘Championship weekend’ with a dominant and seemingly unbeatable top team. It didn’t quite work. In fact, several of the favorites have lost. As a result, our playoff …

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Synovus announces quarterly dividends | New

COLUMBUS, Georgia – (BUSINESS WIRE) – December 2, 2021– The Board of Directors of Synovus Financial Corp. (NYSE: SNV) declared the following quarterly dividends: $ 0.33 per share on the Company’s common shares, payable on January 3, 2022, to shareholders of record on December 16, 2021. $ 0.39375 per share …

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Texas threatens to withdraw funds from banks boycotting fossil fuel companies

Austin, Texas, 2 hours ago – A group of 15 state tax agents, including Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar, signed a letter to U.S. banks threatening to withdraw $ 600 billion in funds from entities that reject funding for the fossil fuel industry. “At a time when countries around the world …

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Will Bryan Harsin blow Auburn’s biggest lead yet?

Auburn coach Bryan Harsin sacked his offensive coordinator on a Monday ahead of two of the most important weeks on the recruiting calendar. Either this presents a major problem for the Tigers, or it was a big strategic move, from two competing perspectives. Competing prospects are a tradition in Auburn …

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LWOS Week 13 Bowl Screenings

Rivalry week leads to “Bedlam” For the majority of Rivalry Weekends, things went according to form. However, things took a big turn as the day progressed, leading to what can only be described as “Bedlam”. As a result, we have massive changes in our playoffs this week with half the …

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College football playoff contender falls

Occasionally, college football gives us a break from the madness. Week 12 hasn’t been as crazy as the past few weeks, but we still saw a playoff contender get knocked out. This changes our college football bowl projections and also affects college football playoff support. How does the bowl throws …

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Helen Lohr of Auburn balances horseback riding, engineering and navy ROTC

History links AUBURN, Alabama – The first time Helene lohr visited the Auburn campus, she moved in. “I pulled into South Donahue Drive and a teammate I had never met before was waiting for me and she helped me move all of my things.” Growing up in Virginia – “the …

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Four Auburn Professors Selected for SEC Academic Leadership Development Program 2021-2022

Body of the review Four professors from Auburn University have been selected to join the 2021-2022 cohort of the SEC Academic Leadership Development Program. Auburn’s professors are: Chase Bringardner, chair of the theater and dance department at the College of the Liberal Arts; Lori B. Hornsby, first year professional program …

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Todd Grantham, Florida Gators Fire Defense Coordinator

Photo: Todd Grantham; Credit: Alex Shepherd The Florida Gators have relieved defensive coordinator Todd Grantham of his duties, according to to Bruce Feldman of The Athletic. The team also relieved offensive line coach John Hevesy, according to Feldman. Grantham’s eventual sacking wouldn’t have come as a major surprise given his …

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Florida falls, Auburn stalls, Tide survives

Week 10 in SEC football brought some clarity on how the league stacks up and created some separation as Texas A&M hit Auburn, Alabama outlasted LSU and Florida… well, it’s hard to say what happened with the Gators, but it definitely had an impact in the SEC Power rankings. Here …

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Today in Johnson City History: October 28 | Life

28 October 1875: The Herald and Tribune reported that the Washington County Sunday School convention was recently held. Professor H. Presnell was the chairman of the organization and Professor RH Dungan was the secretary. “Twenty-four Sunday schools in the county reported, showing 2,007 students and teachers. It was thought that …

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Freshman Progression, Game 7

The state of Mississippi has 42 red shirts and real freshmen on this year’s list. Of those 42, 11 played in the Vanderbilt game. The eleven freshmen who played included redshirt freshman defensive end Jevon Banks, true freshman linebacker Ty Cooper, redshirt freshman long snapper Colby Cox, redshirt freshman defensive …

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The 10 most affordable American cities for retirees

fizkes / Shutterstock.com There are a lot of things to consider when choosing a retreat hideaway. Many retirees want or need to be close to their families. Others consider health problems and decide to relocate to a town close to reputable hospitals and doctors. Some need a mild, long weather …

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Tigers offer LB in the state

Two weeks after visiting Auburn for the first time, Deuce spurlock now has a Tigers offer. The 3-star Madison Academy, Alabama, linebacker / safety picked it up on Friday night. He’s the # 38 rookie in Alabama state for 247Sports, but his stock appears to be on the rise and …

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Mizzou opens SEC 2022 slate in Auburn | Mizzou sports news

Emerging Missouri running back Michael Cox completed a 55-yard touchdown last weekend against Southeast Missouri State. LG Patterson, AP photo COLUMBIA, Mo. – Missouri fans can start planning their trip now for the 2022 football season. Next year’s opponents have been known for years, but the Southeastern Conference released the …

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Freshman Progression Game 3

The state of Mississippi has 42 red shirts and real freshmen on this year’s list. Of those 42, 10 played the Memphis game. The 10 freshmen who played included red freshman defensive end Jevon Banks, red freshman long snapper Colby Cox, red first year linebacker Rodney Groce, red freshman long …

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Digital-First Lender Lendai CEO Explains How His Company Helps Non-Resident Investors Acquire Property in the United States

We recently connected with Yair Benyamini, CEO and co-founder of Lendai. Founded during the COVID-19 crisis, the world’s first disruptive digital lender allows foreign and non-resident investors to purchase properties in the United States through an online mortgage approval process that takes about a week. According to Lendai, this is …

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Life-threatening flash flooding increases after Claudette dumps more than 10 inches of rain in some areas – Magnolia State Live

Forecasters warned of life-threatening flash flooding in parts of the Deep South, particularly in central Alabama, as Tropical Depression Claudette swept through the coastal states early Sunday. Heavy rains brought high water from Saturday evening to Sunday morning in the metropolitan areas of Birmingham and Tuscaloosa. Flooding in Northport… video …

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Garrity to John Kerry: Hands off our energy industries

June 7, 2021 In an effort to curb the Biden administration’s attacks on the energy sector, Pennsylvania State Treasurer Stacy Garrity and 14 other state treasurers recently sent a letter to John Kerry, the President Joe Biden’s climate czar, telling him to renounce a policy aimed at restricting access to …

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Synovus Introduces Synovus Accelerate AR, a New Integrated Suite of Receivables Solutions | National company

COLUMBUS, Georgia – (BUSINESS WIRE) – June 1, 2021 – Synovus today launched Synovus Accelerate AR, a brand new fully integrated receivables suite that enables businesses to accelerate access to working capital and reduce exceptions through direct processing across all payment channels. Synovus Accelerate AR comes bundled with Deluxe, a …

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Savannah State Soccer Players, HBCU In NFL Pre-Draft Combine

The coronavirus pandemic has led to the cancellation of fall 2020 sports, including football, at historically black colleges and universities, among many athletic programs nationwide. This had the unintended consequence of creating a missed opportunity for draft-eligible players, said Savannah State football coach Shawn Quinn. No HBCU player was selected …

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4-star OT declares unofficial visit to the plains

The battle for the 2022 rookies is already heating up for Auburn football. With three commitments already registered to Powell Gordon, Holden Geriner and Jarell Stinson, new head coach Bryan Harsin is just getting started. However, for Harsin, starting means picking up where former head coach Gus Malzahn left off. …

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Auburn, Alabama among finalists for SEC QB transfer

It looks like TJ Finley could move from one SEC quarterback room to another. The former LSU quarterback will announce his transfer destination on Monday at 11 a.m. and counts Auburn and Alabama among his four finalists, he told AL.com. Penn State and Houston are the other two finalists. “Every …

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Draft notes for 2021 Lions opponents

Lindsay miller The past few weeks have been busy for the NFL. The 2021 draft was held last month and the Lions fared well, earning a B + rating from NFL.com’s Chad Reuter. And last week, the 2021 schedule was announced for all 32 teams. Let’s take a look back …

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South Carolina football emphasizes high school recruiting

Cornerback Kajuan Banks of Tallahassee, Fla. Announced a South Carolina engagement on Saturday afternoon after pledging to coach Shane Beamer earlier in the week. The banks’ engagement comes during a week in which the Gamecocks lost a pledge from security Anthony Rose of Hallandale, Fla. Banks (5-foot-10, 170 pounds) had …

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2021 NFL Draft Selections | WTOP

Thursday April 29 FIRST ROUND 1. Jacksonville, Trevor Lawrence, qb, Clemson. 2. NY Jets, Zach Wilson, qb, BYU. 3. San… Thursday April 29 FIRST ROUND 1. Jacksonville, Trevor Lawrence, qb, Clemson. 2. NY Jets, Zach Wilson, qb, BYU. 3. San Francisco (from Houston to Miami), Trey Lance, qb, State of …

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Daily recap: bright future for Brock Bowers

This is the April 29 edition of The Daily Recap presented by JFQ Lending. The future is bright for Bowers When it came to the tight ends, Darnell washington stole the show at G-Day. In the long run, however, Anthony Dasher wanted to emphasize how good Brock Bowers was as …

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Georgia LB plans official visit to Auburn

EJ Lightsey, one of the top linebackers in the Rivals Camp series in Suwanee, Ga., Plans to make an official visit to Auburn. Lightsey, from Fitzgerald, Ga., Has not set a date for the visit, but will soon. “Auburn will definitely get an official visit,” said Lightsey. “I’ve never been …

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Coordinators talk about final spring practice

We’ve reached the end of the spring ball for Tennessee Flights’ first football team under the guidance of head coach Josh Heupel. With questions surrounding an NCAA investigation still hovering over the head of the program, UT heads out onto the field on Saturday for their Orange-and-White game. Our morning …

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Jaimie Cavanaugh, Daryl James: COVID-19 Has States Rethinking Big Hospitals Favoritism | Chroniclers

Certification boards in many jurisdictions have acted as usual during the global health crisis, although Alabama has suspended requirements for services directly related to COVID-19. “Connecting the competition”, a national analysis of the nonprofit Institute for Justice, documents emergency measures in a total of 25 jurisdictions. The temporary orders show …

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New PPP Changes Aim To Serve Businesses From Marginalized Communities

It’s the week of a new round of Paycheck Protection Program loans became available to businesses ravaged by the pandemic. These loans do not have to be repaid if the rules are followed. At present, loans are open to first-time applicants. And the request has to go through community banking …

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