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Governor Pawlenty on U.S. Banking Outlook

FSR CEO Tim Pawlenty joins CNBC’s Squawk on the Street to discuss the state of U.S. banking.

House Passes Bill to Extend Veteran Foreclosure Protection

The House of Representatives passed S. 2393 yesterday to extend the one-year protection from foreclosure in the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act. The Senate already signed the bill in 2015, and will extend relief to veterans through 2017.

USU student wins $10K for creative musical video

A Utah State University student snagged $10,000 Tuesday after winning a national video contest promoting saving for retirement. Providence resident Paige Rood entered the Save 10 $tories Video Contest last fall while enrolled in an economics class.

USU student wins $10,000 grand prize in national video contest

Utah State University student and Providence native Paige Rood was awarded $10,000 when national financial education initiative Save 10 announced its video contest winner today. The nationwide contest invited the contestants to create short videos that encourage people to start putting aside 10 percent of their money to retirement.

FinTech Convergence, Not Collision

It may not be obvious to consumers, but the financial and tech industries are converging in the digital world as new technologies offer added convenience, security, and opportunity. This process has given rise to a now-common term – FinTech. FinTech foreshadows what the convergence of these two industries will mean in the near future: It’s...