Salaryo raises $5.8 million to provide COVID-19 financing relief for SMEs

Elroy Mariano

Total amount raised reaches $12 million; the fintech startup has processed over $60 million in loan applications year-to-date and plans to launch additional small business banking products in 2021

NEW YORK, Sept. 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Salaryo, a pioneering fintech platform for U.S. freelancers and startups, today announced it has raised a total of $5.8 million in funding from Variant Investments, Dubai-based private equity fund KEN

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California Department of Insurance Fraud Suit Results in $24M in Payments from AbbVie

Elroy Mariano

California Insurance Commissioner Ricardo Lara this week announced a settlement agreement with AbbVie Inc. to resolve a lawsuit alleging violations of the California Insurance Frauds Prevention Act involving the marketing of blockbuster prescription drug HUMIRA.

AbbVie agreed to reform its HUMIRA marketing practices in California, including disclosing that registered nurses employed as “Ambassadors” to interact with patients about HUMIRA are actually paid by the company, not a medical provider, and

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Meghan Markle and Prince Harry No Longer Getting Money from Prince Charles

Elroy Mariano

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are no longer receiving money from Prince Charles as they look to their Netflix mega deal, Newsweek has confirmed.



a man and a woman looking at the camera: Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, during the Sentebale Polo 2018 held at the Royal County of Berkshire Polo Club on July 26, 2018 in Windsor, England.


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Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, during the Sentebale Polo 2018 held at the Royal County of Berkshire Polo Club on July 26, 2018 in Windsor, England.

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex announced they would quit royal duties

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GOP convention wraps up with opera, fireworks

Elroy Mariano

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Republican National Convention — the first political convention ever held at the White House — has ended with opera and fireworks.



Fireworks light up the sky over Washington after President Donald Trump delivered his acceptance speech at the White House to the 2020 Republican National Convention, Thursday, Aug. 27, 2020. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)


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Fireworks light up the sky over Washington after President Donald Trump delivered his acceptance speech at the White House to the 2020 Republican National Convention, Thursday, Aug. 27, 2020. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

President Donald Trump wrapped up his speech

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