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The Unexpected Place To Find The Truth About The Economy

Monday, September 26, 2016

Investors consistently search for new information about the state of specific businesses and about the economy as a whole to better predict future yields and returns on their investments. In this way, they hope to obtain better returns and more proift. Interestingly, though, one of the more concrete methods to obtain information about the state of ...

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Why The Fed Keeps Doing Stupid Things With Interest Rates

Monday, September 26, 2016

Investors consistently try to keep tabs on the Federal Reserve. Considering how the Fed manipulates interest rates which impact corporate profits and investment returns, this is completely understandable. What may not be clear, however, is why the Feds keep making the decisions that they make. Now, we have some answers. If you read between the lines of ...

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Store Closings Could Signal Further Financial Troubles At This Major Retailer

Friday, September 23, 2016

Consumer retailers in America have been suffering over the last few years. Even retail giant Wal-Mart has announced store closings and is looking at stiff new competition in segments of their markets. But another large retailer seems to have it even worse: Sears Holdings, which owns both Sears and K-Mart, has announced store closings in at ...

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Watch Out Wal-Mart: This German Company Is Targeting You

Friday, September 23, 2016

For many years Wal-Mart has been the "big man on campus" in retailing in many ways. Anyone wishing to break into the consumer goods market has had to contend with the retail giant's ability to keep costs low which, to a large extent, has been enabled by their ability to dictate terms to their suppliers. But ...

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New Automotive Tech Could Kill This Segment Of The Job Market

Thursday, September 22, 2016

It's shocking how many economists and financial advisers do not understand how technology drives innovation and changes in an economy from methods of extracting fossil fuels to communication technology changing the way that media such as music and video are viewed. Changes in technology are threatening to change the way that Americans move from place to ...

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The #1 Skill You Need for High-Paying Jobs

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

The ability to increase your wealth takes a few things, but high on that list are the ability to save money and, hopefully, the ability to make money. In that light, it can be very useful to try to increase your income so that you have as much discretionary income as possible to invest wisely. So, it ...

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