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Wall Street Facing Worst Year of U.S. Stocks since 2008

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — It’s shaping up to be the crummiest year for U.S. stocks since the implosion of Lehman Brothers.

The bull market on Wall Street has run into a wall of alarming news: turbulence in China, vague Federal Reserve policy, a crash in oil prices, and a slowdown in earnings growth. 641 more words

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A Comfortable Retirement

BOSTON (CBS) – Retirement planning should start with your first job, but that almost never happens.

A study by Transamerica Center for Retirement found that over 50% of women did not have a retirement strategy. 312 more words

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Countdown to NaNoWriMo - 31 days to go...

I’m so excited! I feel like I should be singing, except that has never been one of my talents. Only 31 days left until NaNoWriMo and I’m starting a new writing practice today. 589 more words


5 Things I Learnt From My Recent Job Interviews

Look. Everyone else is going to tell you to lower your expectations if you are having trouble finding that damn job you have been looking high and low for.  404 more words


Quit Your Job & Be Your Own Boss

Reading through my email and I saw this blog post that was written by Mr. Jon Morrow. This is very inspiring guys. It triggered a spot in me. 1,847 more words


Sentence to Ponder

In 2014 nearly half of American households said they could not cover an unexpected $400 expense without borrowing or selling something.

From It’s expensive to be poor.

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The Retirement Income Gap

BOSTON (CBS) – Yesterday we talked about the income gap. The income gap is a scary realty and I hope by the time my granddaughter is working her pay will be equal to her male co-workers. 336 more words

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