What could possibly go wrong with a 650-horsepower rental car? If you’re completely in love with the Corvette Z06 but can’t afford $80,000 to put one in your garage, Hertz has a deal for you. The rental car company will hand over the keys to one of 100 specially-built Corvettes, all wearing yellow paint with black stripes to match the Hertz corporate color scheme. It’s part of the company’s 100th-anniversary celebration, and if you think renting a 650-horsepower (485-kilowatt) ‘Vette is an expensive proposition on its own, the cost is surprisingly low at $199 per day. That doesn’t include all the various fees and taxes, which can add upwards of $80 to the total depending on location, but it still seems like a relative bargain for that kind of performance. It also doesn’t include insurance, and being a crazy-fast rear-wheel-drive sports car, you know you’re going to want the insurance. … [Read more...] about Hertz Corvette Z06 Is The Rental Racer You’ve Always Wanted
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The usual way to do good is to help those near you: a person grows up in a particular place, perceives that something is wrong there, and sets out to fix it. Or a person’s job suddenly requires heroism of him and he rises to the occasion – he might be a priest whose church becomes a refuge in wartime, or a nurse working in a hospital at the start of a plague. He may not know personally the people he is helping, but he has something in common with them – they are, in some sense, his people. Then there is another sort of person, who starts out with something more abstract – a sense of injustice in the world at large and a longing for goodness as such. This person feels obliged to right wrongs or relieve suffering, but he does not know right away how to do that, so he sets himself to figuring it out. He does not feel that he must attend first to people close to him: he is moved not by a sense of belonging but by the urge to do as much good as he can. The do-gooders … [Read more...] about Extreme altruism: should you care for strangers at the expense of your family?
Renegotiate meal coupon component in salaryHowever, the leeway has not been extended to meal coupons or vouchers for free food and non-alcoholic beverages that many employees receive as part of their remuneration. “This component will continue to be taxable in the new regime. The tax would be would the same as on regular salary. Therefore, it is better to convert meal coupons to regular pay,” says Karan Batra, CEO and Founder, Chartered Club.You can negotiate with your employer to pay an equivalent sum as part of your regular salary instead. However, before that, review your meal cards’ terms and conditions and acceptability across merchants to ascertain their utility. Given that a partial lockdown continues in several big cities in India, you would do well to focus specifically on acceptability of these cards on e-commerce platforms before taking the final call. … [Read more...] about New tax regime: Now claim exemptions on daily travel and conveyance allowances
Probably the best signing ever from Germany. De Brune arrived at England with a record deal after being named the Bundesliga player of the year. The Manchester City playmaker since stepping his foot to Etihad has been the best midfielder in England as well. In four seasons the Belgian has twice been named as the club’s Player of the Season while winning seven major trophies in the process. He has 50 goals and 85 assists to his name in City colours so far. … [Read more...] about Timo Werner next? Premier League’s four other most expensive signings from Bundesliga
The action also prompted a response from advocates like Ryan Morrison, better known as the Video Game Attorney. Morrison advised content creators not to counter the claims without speaking to an intellectual property lawyer. "You are quite literally telling them you are going to continue what you’re doing unless they sue you," he tweeted. "Don’t threaten billionaire companies to sue you. Lawyer up." … [Read more...] about Twitch Streamers Flooded With DMCA Copyright Claims On Old Clips