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Not a good day to be a coach/manager (NFL, MLB) + Markets closer lower (investors flee stocks due to Hong Kong protests)

Monday September 29th

Sports Update:  Not a good day to be a coach/manager (NFL & MLB)

NFL:  Raiders fire coach Dennis Allen

  • The Oakland Raiders fired coach Dennis Allen today 4 games into his 3rd season.
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Buycott App - Boycott App Vote With Your Wallet

“Buycott helps you to organize your everyday consumer spending so you can fund causes you support and avoid funding those you disagree with.”

Buycott App – Boycott App Vote With Your Wallet.

Marketing to today's middle class requires some fancy juggling

Becky Quick is an anchor on CNBC’s Squawk Box.

It may be the best gauge of how Americans are feeling about the economy: how much we are spending to entertain ourselves. 658 more words


Election 2014 - your GST vote

This weekend’s New Zealand general election offers some choice in GST policy.

So, if you’re a GST geek like me you might be swayed by what the different parties intend doing about GST. 159 more words

Legislative Developments

Retail Sales Much Stronger?

Financial FAQs

The jump in retail sales was huge, plus upward revisions to past months that made more sense with other indicators of a growing economy. 342 more words

Weekly Financial News

Consumer spending showing renewed life

Economists are revising up estimates for consumer spending in the current quarter and the rest of 2014 after last week’s solid retail sales report and strong data on health care outlays. 15 more words