Day: April 15, 2020

About the decisions taken by European bank regulators and supervisors in the face of the coronavirus crisis

Bank regulators and supervisors have taken a number of important measures over the past two weeks in reaction to the coronavirus crisis. In our view, those measures make a lot of sense in the current fire-fighting context. We consider that the two priorities of bank regulators and supervisors should be 1) to ensure that credit is extended to enterprises during these extremely challenging times, and 2) to preserve financial stability.  This is precisely what they are doing: the measures taken have to be analysed together and, seen through that lens, they show a high level of coherence.

Among those measures, the most noteworthy are:

  • Excluding from non-performing loans credit extended by banks to support enterprises facing liquidity difficulties and benefiting from state guarantees.
    • Comment: this is the best way to resolve the impossibility that banks would have otherwise to support the economy without endangering
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Is the concept of personal prophecy biblical?

Question: “Is the concept of personal prophecy biblical?”

Answer:


There are some within the Christian faith, predominantly in Charismatic/Pentecostal churches, who view/practice the gift of prophecy as giving personal advice with a “thus says the Lord” presentation. Sadly, those who practice personal prophecy in this manner are often not any different from those who portray themselves as psychics. In fact, there are prophetic hotlines as “Christian” alternatives to psychic hotlines. Some in the personal prophecy movement advertise with statements such as “come get your prophetic reading,” again, very similar to the terminology psychics employ. This understanding and practice of the gift of prophecy is completely unbiblical.

Biblically speaking, the gift of prophecy is the Spirit-empowered ability to declare revelation from God (Romans 12:6-8; 1 Corinthians 12:4-11, 28). Prophecy sometimes, but not always, involves proclaiming revelation from God in regards to the future. In both the Old and New Testaments, God

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Personal development is the process of reflecting on your skills and qualities, considering how they relate to your goals in life, and identifying ways to build the strengths you need to succeed. Engaging in the lifelong process of personal growth can pay dividends in your inner life, your family life, your relationships, and in your professional development.

Think about childhood development as an analogy. As an infant grows from a toddler to a preschooler into childhood and then adolescence, they acquire crucial skills like walking, talking, fine motor skills, reading, and countless others. While we may be finished with the dramatic physical growth of childhood, we must continue to learn the more sophisticated skills we need for success in the adult world: patience and discipline, financial and career planning, listening at the office and at home, finding a sense of inner calm in the midst of a hectic day, and

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Personal Finance News and Insurance



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    April 14, 2020, Tuesday



    In absolute terms, premium collected by general insurers was close to Rs 1.89 trillion in FY20, against Rs 1.69 trillion in FY19



  • health insurance

    April 10, 2020, Friday



    ‘Covid-19 Protection Cover’ provides an instant Rs 25,000 benefit plan for to the customer if he tests positive for Covid-19



  • coronavirus, test

    April 06, 2020, Monday



    All life insurers, both public and private, are committed to process any death claim pertaining to COVID-19 at the earliest,the …



  • Coronavirus outbreak: Renewal norms for health, auto insurance eased

    April 02, 2020, Thursday



    Payments can be made till April 21; for motor the relaxation is only for third-party insurance



  • insurance

    March 25, 2020, Wednesday



    Life insurance riders are additional benefits over a primary policy, which come into

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