Long to NCUA: Budget increases not necessary to adapt, innovate

first_imgThis is placeholder text continue reading » ShareShareSharePrintMailGooglePinterestDiggRedditStumbleuponDeliciousBufferTumblr During yesterday’s NCUA Board 2021-2022 budget briefing, NAFCU Chief Economist and Vice President of Research Curt Long thanked the board for its budget transparency and stakeholder engagement, and encouraged the agency to “continue to find ways of adapting to the changing environment and transitioning to new supervision and examination methods that do not result in significant year-over-year budget increases.”Long noted that while the agency’s 2021 budget is a 0.1 percent decrease from its 2020 approved budget – due to travel-related savings amid the coronavirus pandemic – the 2022 estimated operating budget would be an 8.3 percent increase from the 2021 budget should it be approved as proposed.Among Long’s recommendations to achieve budget reductions is continuing to pursue exam modernization efforts and find cost-saving opportunities in the transition to primarily virtual exams. With the travel-related savings in 2020, Long argued that those funds should not be automatically allocated for travel costs next year.center_img This post is currently collecting data…last_img read more

Lewis Hamilton plans to build party pad in garden of his £18m mansion, neighbours object

first_img Arnold Dsouza Written By First Published: 11th August, 2020 16:46 IST 1 month ago Bottas fastest in practice for 70th Anniversary Grand Prix 1 month ago Kevin Magnussen refuses to take a knee for Black Lives Matter due to ‘political angle’ LIVE TV FOLLOW US Formula 1 world champion Lewis Hamilton has reportedly upset his neighbours, who fear that the Mercedes-AMG superstar is planning to build a party pad in the garden of his £18m west London mansion. Lewis Hamilton’s plans for a summer home have sparked letters of objection from his neighbours, who are now working in tandem to slam the brakes on its construction. It is reported that Hamilton is almost never seen in his London mansion and his neighbours are concerned over the effects of a new summer house getting built in his garden.ALSO READ: Lewis Hamilton Wins 7th British Grand Prix Despite Punctured Tyre And Max Verstappen DuelLewis Hamilton’s neighbours object to summer house in the gardenAccording to reports from The Sun, Lewis Hamilton is planning to build a summer house on his 200ft garden. However, it is believed that the six-time F1 world champion is keen on using that summer house as a party pad. Hamilton purchased his west London home in 2017 but his neighbours have not taken kindly to the star’s new plans for his backyard.  SUBSCRIBE TO US WE RECOMMEND ALSO READ: F1’s Pandemic Pause Spurs Hamilton To Race On For 2-3 YearsOne of Hamilton’s neighbours has claimed that his property definitely doesn’t need another house in the backyard. Hamilton’s nearby neighbour also explained that the summer house is clearly going to be used as a ‘party pad’ away from the main residence due to the nature of his lavish lifestyle. It was also reported that Hamilton is “almost never” in his London mansion with the place being empty most of the time.ALSO READ: Lewis Hamilton ‘ready’ To Commit To Mercedes For 3 Years On Mammoth £180 Million DealA second neighbour feared that healthy trees would be taken down in order to build the house. Hamilton’s adjacent neighbour felt that the beautiful greenery would be destroyed in the backyard if the new summer house is built. The neighbours have also complained that the construction of the party pad would reduce the natural light they require in order to work. Lewis Hamilton net worth: Lewis Hamilton mansion in west LondonLewis Hamilton’s mansion in west London has six spacious bedrooms and four reception rooms. There are also two stylish bathrooms in the main residence and a spacious garden in the backyard. It was previously owned by Burberry chief designer Christopher Bailey and financier Ben Goldsmith. ALSO READ: Mercedes To Finish Formula E Season In All-black CarsAccording to reports from Celebrity Net Worth, the Lewis Hamilton net worth is an estimated $285 million. Hamilton earns around $50 million per year, the majority of which comes from his Mercedes contract that pays him $40 million per year. Hamilton has been criticised by some MPs as he avoids paying UK taxes by spending most of his time out of the country.Disclaimer: The above mentioned Lewis Hamilton net worth figure has been sourced from various reports. This website does not guarantee 100% accuracy of the figure.Image Credits – Lewis Hamilton Instagram WATCH US LIVE 4 weeks ago Hamilton fastest ahead of F1 qualifying at Silverstone 1 month ago Lewis Hamilton puts off signing new Mercedes deal due to ‘other people losing jobs’ Last Updated: 11th August, 2020 16:46 IST Lewis Hamilton Plans To Build Party Pad In garden Of His £18m mansion, Neighbours Object Formula 1 star Lewis Hamilton plans on building a party pad in the garden of his London mansion but his neighbours have slammed the brakes on its construction. 1 month ago Racing Point penalised, Hamilton fastest in practice ahead of 70th Anniversary GP COMMENTlast_img read more