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US Export-Import Bank Chairman and President Fred Hochberg speaks during the US Export-Import Bank's annual conference April 4, 2013 in Washington, DC.

Export-Import Bank reports $675 million earnings

Oct 9, 2014
The government agency that gives loans to American exporters is raking in interest payments.
Posted In: export-import bank, politics, Fred Hochberg
The Pentagon building is seen in this undated aerial photo. headquarters of the Department of Defense, in Washington, DC

Why women lag in winning federal contracts

Oct 9, 2014
Women-owned businesses win less than five percent of the government's contract work.
Posted In: women, federal contracts, defense department

The jobs mismatch

Oct 8, 2014
There's a disconnect between the jobs market and what workers are looking for.
Posted In: Unemployment, job market

IMF offers mixed economic picture, all eyes on Europe

Oct 8, 2014
The U.S. is 'the one eyed man in the country of the blind.'
Posted In: IMF, Euro zone

Steel's slow, grinding growth

Oct 8, 2014
Lisa Goldenberg of Delaware Steel Company shares how the economy feels day-to-day.
Posted In: steel, economic growth, commodities, construction

Why we tip more than we used to

Oct 8, 2014
Americans leave bigger tips than in the past and it could be all about appearance.
Posted In: tipping, gratuity, restaurants, servers, waiters

The heavy burden of student loans

Oct 8, 2014
A new report shows 20-somethings' average student loan debt is up $10,000 from 2005.
Posted In: student loan debt, millennial, consumer loans

Why you may not know if your data has been hacked

Oct 7, 2014
There's no federal law requiring companies to say if your data has gone astray.
Posted In: data breach, JP Morgan Chase

What you need to know about the AIG trial

Oct 7, 2014
Former U.S. Secretary of the Treasury Timothy Geithner testifies at the AIG trial.
Posted In: AIG, Timothy Geithner, bailout

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