Pen Farthing to be investigated after concerns over spending to get animals out of Afghanistan

Pen Farthing’s mission to transport rescue animals from Afghanistan back to the UK as the Taliban took over will be examined by the Charity Commission. The former Royal Marine launched Operation Ark to evacuate his charity’s staff members, their families and the animals in its care. Mr Farthing’s charity, Nowzad, …

4 Traits That Have Helped Small Businesses Survive the Pandemic

You’re reading Entrepreneur United States, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media. This story originally appeared on NerdWallet About half of Americans have deliberately shopped more at small and locally owned businesses during the pandemic, and many have rallied especially hard around small businesses with four particular characteristics, according to a …

4 HMO Stocks in Focus as Government Backs Healthcare Reform

You’re reading Entrepreneur United States, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media. This story originally appeared on Zacks The health insurance industry more popularly called Health Maintenance Organization (HMO) is in a sweet spot with full backing from the government to the Affordable Care Act. This reform instituted by Barack Obama …

Will ETFs Gain as US Consumer Sentiment Improves in September?

You’re reading Entrepreneur United States, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media. This story originally appeared on Zacks The U.S. consumer sentiment has marginally improved amid rising concerns about surging coronavirus cases and inflationary levels. The University of Michigan’s preliminary consumer sentiment inched up to 71 in September from 70.3 last month. …

My heart is in a million pieces, says father whose two children are among four found dead

The father of two children killed in their home has said his “heart is in a million pieces” after police launched a murder investigation into four deaths.  Jason Bennett on Monday laid flowers for his son, John Paul, 13, and daughter, Lacey, 11, who were found dead alongside their mother, …