finance

Hospitals often outsource important services to companies that prioritize profit over patients

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Hospitals have long embraced the practice of outsourcing some services to specialized companies. Much of this outsourcing is for nonclinical tasks such as laundry, information technology and cybersecurity, and outsourcing those types of services can boost efficiency and quality. What else is being outsourced?

The 5 most common money mistakes to avoid

The 5 most common money mistakes to avoid

For many people across the world, managing money seems impossible. Just thinking about money can resurface feelings of doubt and self-consciousness. For that reason, many people are careless with their finances, unable to see how their purchasing decisions today will affect them in the future. Read on to learn the five most common money mistakes to avoid.

Biden wants to crack down on bank mergers – here’s why that could help consumers and the economy

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President Joe Biden signed a sweeping executive order on July 9, 2021, that aims to increase competition throughout the U.S. economy. In one of the order's most significant provisions, he directed federal regulators to strengthen oversight of bank mergers.