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In other words, the current unemployment rate of 5.3 percent isn’t as good as it seems.
Small business hiring remains a bright spot for the economy, according to new data by payroll processor ADP.
Griff Witte and Michael Birnbaum
The comment is the clearest sign to date that the government's future is on the line in Sunday’s referendum.
Our rundown of news affecting start-ups and small businesses.
The 30-year fixed-rate average reached its highest level of the year, rising to 4.08 percent.
Michael A. Fletcher
Puerto Rico’s economic problems have plagued residents for years, driving an exodus from the island.
Some of the best companies had failed beginnings before they found their true business.
Also, should a family dealing with terminal illness use part of an inheritance to make memories or save it?
As Richard Thaler explains, investors behave against their own interests — but you can outsmart your brain
Waiting till 70 is often advised due to longer life spans, but sometimes starting sooner makes most sense.
In the strange world of accounting, the currency’s strength is slicing both ways for American companies.
The family that brought A/C to Washington wants to manage your energy, too.
Bernard Condon | AP
Stocks ended a tumultuous trading week with slight losses Thursday as investors sought safety ahead of an extended holiday weekend.
The report comes as the U.S. appeared to brush off an early-year slowdown that stemmed in part from a port strike, a strong dollar and a nasty winter.
Seattle’s cops are embracing the philosophy of ‘hug-a-thug’
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The number of women directing Hollywood’s biggest films, already low, has gotten even worse in recent years.
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Young people will establish better money habits if the lessons start early and if they have actual cash in hand, an advisory council finds.
Most fund firms have been scaling back from Puerto Rican bonds but some managers are making big bets. Retail investors should know where they stand.
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These aren’t nearly as far-fetched as they have been in years past, but rumors should always be taken with a grain or two of salt.
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