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Want to know the true price of a hospital procedure?

Jan 4, 2019
A new system can help you find out.
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Free, fast shipping during the holidays can pressure small businesses

Nov 29, 2018
How some stores have been dealing with buyer expectations.
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For U.S. companies, costs are rising. This is how tariffs work.

Jul 25, 2018
General Motors shares tumbled Wednesday as the company cited rising steel and aluminum costs as one reason for a smaller profit forecast. GM is not alone. Whirlpool, Coca-Cola and others are starting to tell the story of pain from the steel and aluminum tariffs in earnings reports, price projections and CEO interviews. None of this […]

Health care premiums for 2018 set to go up by as much as 50 percent

The cost of uncertainty: President Donald Trump's threat to Obamacare subsidies drives up premiums.
In 2018, some healthcare premiums might go up by as much as 50 percent. 
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