Coronavirus Job Losses are Increasing
Business
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Business
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Coronavirus Job Losses are Increasing

Adam R - May 8, 2020

With lockdown measures in place across most states, America’s economy is facing its biggest challenge in living memory. Businesses have been hard hit, especially in consumer-focused industries.…

Google Planning to Cut Its Marketing Budget in Half
Business
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Business
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Google Planning to Cut Its Marketing Budget in Half

Adam R - April 24, 2020

Technology company Google (NASDAQ: GOOGL) is responding to Coronavirus-related economic pressures by slashing its marketing budget and rethinking its hiring activities. Marketing cuts will be implemented in…

Rolling Reentry is Possible for the Economy Next Month
Economy
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Economy
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Rolling Reentry is Possible for the Economy Next Month

Lamont J - April 13, 2020

According to experts, some areas of the United States and its economy could start to reopen as early as next month. Businesses have been impacted heavily by…

State Farm to Offer Insurance Premium Relief to Customers
Economy
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Economy
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State Farm to Offer Insurance Premium Relief to Customers

Becky H - April 10, 2020

The largest auto, property, and casualty insurance provider in the United States is the latest company to announce relief for customers during the Coronavirus outbreak. Following moves…

Small Businesses Will Receive Emergency Loans This Week
Investing
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Investing
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Small Businesses Will Receive Emergency Loans This Week

Adam R - March 30, 2020

The United States Congress passed history’s biggest ever stimulus package last week, allocating $2 trillion for unemployment insurance, small business loans, healthcare funding, and other forms of…

New York Stock Exchange Will Close Trading Floor
Economy
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Economy
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New York Stock Exchange Will Close Trading Floor

Adam R - March 19, 2020

The New York Stock Exchange announced on Wednesday that it would be closing its trading floor as of Monday morning, and trades will be fully electronic until…

More Volatility for Stocks This Week?
Economy
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Economy
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More Volatility for Stocks This Week?

Becky H - March 9, 2020

Confidence in the stocks market came back briefly last week, but investors could now be in for more volatility. The Coronavirus continues to be a market headwind.…

Mortgage Rates Fall to Three Month Low
Economy
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Economy
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Mortgage Rates Fall to Three Month Low

Adam R - January 24, 2020

United States mortgage rates slid to a three-month low this week, reflecting the Federal Reserve’s low interest rate, which is expected to persist throughout 2020. This creates…

Dow Jones Sets Record on First Day of 2020 Trading
Economy
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Economy
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Dow Jones Sets Record on First Day of 2020 Trading

Adam R - January 3, 2020

At the beginning of 2019, stock markets were in turmoil, having suffered one of the biggest routs in history during the previous quarter. In 2020, the landscape…

Phase One Trade Deal Agreed Between China and U.S.
Investing
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Investing
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Phase One Trade Deal Agreed Between China and U.S.

Lamont J - December 16, 2019

After weeks of mixed reports from Washington and Beijing, it was announced over the weekend that the U.S. and China have agreed on an interim trade deal,…