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A new financial innovation in the housing market

Oct 13, 2014
Innovation in housing finance is making it easier and more profitable to rent.
Posted In: mortgage, rental market, Housing

Fewer Americans are moving. Why?

Oct 10, 2014
Where do you live? Why do you live there?
Posted In: homes, real estate, mobility, moving

A catalog of strange market turns

Oct 10, 2014
A look at the weird things and people that have caused markets to crash.
Posted In: stock market, market volatility, history
Beech Avenue Cincinnati

How investors are profiting off a 'rentership society'

Oct 10, 2014
The housing crisis created a slew of new landlords. Does an investor makes a good one?
Posted In: Housing, rental, landlord, Ohio

The stock market has been, and always will be, volatile

Oct 10, 2014
The market’s up; the market’s down. What’s causing all the volatility?
Posted In: stock markets, market volatility, speculation
Wall Street

Weekly Wrap: Surprise, surprise (oh wait)

Oct 10, 2014
The Wall Street Journal's Sudeep Reddy and Redfin's Nela Richardson joined Kai Ryssdal to talk about the week that was.
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

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