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Black Friday Retail Workers Try to Make the Most of a Shopping Slump

Employees of companies like American Apparel will be putting in extra effort to turn around what is shaping up to be a dismal shopping season. 9 more words


Sketch Guy: Getting Comfortable With Change

A new perspective on choices can ease decisions and make options clearer, a financial planner writes.

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The U.S. Dollar Has Already Caused A Global Recession And Now The Fed Is Going To Make It Worse

The 7th largest economy on the entire planet, Brazil, has been gripped by a horrifying recession, as has much of the rest of South America. But it isn’t just South America that is experiencing a very serious economic downturn. 125 more words


The Haggler: Breaking a Toshiba Laptop Owner’s Cycle of Repair

After 30 hours on the phone with tech support for a frozen trackpad, three visits from a technician and a replacement unit, a Toshiba user was not happy with the company’s offer. 10 more words


Fidelity Joins Growing Field of Automated Financial Advice

Fidelity is testing an online platform called Fidelity Go as part of its move into the so-called robo-adviser segment of the investment market.

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Health Care Law Forces Businesses to Consider Growth’s Costs

In January, a staff of 50 or more full-time employees will trigger the law’s employer mandate, which has employers weighing the costs of expansion.

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Mortgages: Millennials Investing in Rental Properties

For all the talk about millennials’ being slow to move toward homeownership, some young adults are drawn to real estate as an investment opportunity.

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