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The Grinch That Stole Christmas

150,000 ‘non-farm’ private sector jobs were added in October, a better than expected number. And new claims for unemployment fell 24,000 last week to 435,000. Consumers seem a bit more optimistic with the consumer sentiment index rising to a 5-month … Continue reading

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The Great Divide

I think the American Dream for most people is just survival. Sandy Scholl   According to a study conducted for the Rockefeller Foundation more Americans are financially insecure now than they have been in a quarter of a century.  Financially … Continue reading

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