Two Virginia Banks Consider Merger, Creating State-Based Fourth Largest Community Financial Institution | Economic news

Blue Ridge Bank operates this branch on Patterson Avenue and Libbie Avenue in Richmond. GREGORY J. GILLIGAN / TIMES-DISPATCH By GREGORY J. GILLIGAN Richmond Times-Dispatch Two regional financial institutions in Virginia are considering merging to create the fourth-largest community bank headquartered in the state. Charlottesville-based Blue Ridge Bankshares Inc., the …

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Revolut Confirms $ 800 Million New Funding at $ 33 Billion Valuation to Boost Financial Services SuperApp – TechCrunch

Fintech funding continues to arrive at a rapid pace, due to the huge change underway in the way consumers spend and manage their money. In the latest development, Revolut – the London-based financial ‘superapp’ that provides banking, investing, currency transfer and other money management services to some 16 million users …

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5 ways to limit utility bills during a heatwave

PEPCO says that even small trips with your thermostat can save a lot of money during extreme weather events. WASHINGTON – Air conditioning in your home or apartment is the main thing that uses energy, according to DirectEnergy.com. The National Energy Services Distributor reports that 46% of energy use in …

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