economic hardship

A good story can trump a bad credit score in peer-to-peer lending

These days a bad credit score will get you turned away by a bank, but if you tell a good story about that score, you can improve your chances of getting a…

Rising Acidity Levels Could Trigger Shellfish Revenue Declines, Job Losses

Intensive burning of fossil fuels and deforestation over the last two centuries have increased CO2 levels in the atmosphere by almost 40 percent. The oceans…

New study reveals the financial effects of stroke in China

The large study shows over 70% of stroke survivors in China experience a catastrophic impact on their financial situation due to loss of income and cost of…