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Two apps, both alike in functionality

Mar 27, 2015
Here are the numbers we're reading and watching for Friday.

Why borrowers turn to pricey payday loans

Mar 26, 2015
People need payday lenders because there is no alternative.
Posted In: CFPB, banks payday lenders, infrastructure
Wall Street

Balancing collaboration and skepticism in regulation

Mar 26, 2015
Why one Wall Street lawyer thinks "regulatory capture" is a myth.
Posted In: Wall Street, bank bailout, financial bailout

All the President's Pens

Mar 26, 2015
Here are the numbers we're reading and watching for Thursday.
Committee chair Rep. Tom Price (R-GA) spoke during a U.S. House Budget Committee markup on the Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for FY 2016 on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C.

The sequester's not-so-stringent budget cap

Mar 25, 2015
The Budget Control Act of 2011 is supposed to cap government spending.
Posted In: budget, sequestration, congressional budget

State pension checkup: Better, still not great

Mar 25, 2015
The economic recovery means smaller liabilities for public pension funds.
Posted In: pension, pension funds
Shares slump after Kraft recalls over 6 million boxes of macaroni and cheese.

It's the cheesiest...and now the ketchup-iest, too

Mar 25, 2015
Here are the numbers we're reading and watching for Wednesday.

Women in construction: few and far between

Mar 24, 2015
Women make up fewer than 3 percent of construction workers.
Posted In: women jobs race economy, employment, construction

Health-conscious consumers reach for spices

Mar 24, 2015
Americans' growing preference for home-cooked meals helps the spice industry.
Posted In: food industry, Big Food, spice and seasonings industry

#I'mRunningForPresident

Mar 24, 2015
Here are the numbers we're reading and watching for Tuesday.

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