Tag: Help

Iraqi Kurds invite Canada to help train, equip military after being frozen out

OTTAWA—Canada is being invited to once again provide training to Iraq’s Kurdish security forces, who worked shoulder-to-shoulder with Canadian soldiers in the war against Daesh before being frozen out in 2017. Bayan Sami Abdul Rahman, Iraqi Kurdistan’s top diplomat in Washington, insisted her people don’t harbour any ill will toward Canada for suspending and later…

How to Help Your Kid with FAFSA, Student Loans, and More!

It’s easy to assume that the role of a parent diminishes as a child approaches high school graduation. This is when many parents choose to step back and allow their kids to become the primary decision-makers in their own lives.  But the time between high school and college is more than just a symbolic transition from…

How Verizon and Team Penske used 5G to help win the Indy 500

5G promises faster speeds, so what better place to use it than at a racetrack? Ahead of the 2019 Indianapolis 500, Team Penske used Verizon’s 5G network to send data from race cars on the track to the pit wall in order to fine-tune car setups. Penske driver Simon Pagenaud won the legendary race, bringing the…

Top Games and Apps That Will Help Your Kid Learn About Money

This might come as a surprise, but most of the money nerds I know did not grow up in families where money lessons were prudently taught while going to the supermarket. Nor did our parents sit us down to show us how to balance a checkbook, or to explain how interest fees on a credit…

Clayton Kershaw using baseball to help battle human trafficking

Apr 14, 2019 Mike Stocker Los Angeles Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw has long felt a connection to the Dominican Republic. “It’s obviously a significant place for baseball,” said the three-time Cy Young winner, noting that several of his teammates have hailed from the country. When Kershaw and his wife, Ellen, learned of the rampant child…