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What is the Real Cost of a College Education?

I just came across this statistical analysis from Carpe Diem and the BLS.  Try to spot the outlier. (sarcasm) . It truly is astonishing what has happened to the cost of a variety of goods and services over the past 20 years.  52 more words

Colin Exelby

Witchy Woman: Yellen's Last FOMC Meeting (Fed Funds Rate Rises To 1.5% As Balance Sheet Begins Slow Unwind)

Yes, this was Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen’s last Open Market Committee (FOMC)  meeting. And the FOMC raised,  as widely expected, the Target rate (upper bound) to 1.50%. 99 more words

BUSINESS REPORT: Expect to pay more to fill your belly next year

For many Canadians, a full belly will mean an emptier pocketbook in 2018.

With grocery wars heating up, your food bill will likely only climb marginally if you eat at home. 169 more words

Economy

Welcome break in Departmental log-jam ensures healthcare workers receive independent pay body recommended pay increase

Unite welcomes news that healthcare workers will now receive recommended one percent pay increase

Latest Retail Price Inflation figures mean HSC workers effectively still suffering a 2.9% standard of living cut… 354 more words

Press Releases

Two True Government Conspiracies Bryan Callen should know about

Bryan Callen, a hilarious stand up comedian and actor was recently on The Joe Rogan Experience Podcast episode #1045. For three hours Joe and Bryan talked about many subjects and actually busted out signing a duet at one point. 612 more words

True Nature Of The State

Inflation Roars as Producer Prices Jump Most in 6 Years

By Thomson Reuters – Re-Blogged From Newsmax

U.S. producer prices rose in November as gasoline prices surged and the cost of other goods increased, leading to the largest annual gain in nearly six years. 543 more words

GDP & Employment