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Why is Alibaba a New Threat to Amazon?

How did Alibaba and Amazon start? A dream of Jack Ma, which has taken place in the garage of a man in China is making its place in the world marketplace. His ambition is to make Alibaba a global...

Credit Repair And The Homebuyers Tax Credit

The Homebuyers Tax Credit that was part of the economic stimulus package from last January will continue and will now include some homeowners rather than just first time buyers. The program was scheduled to expire at the end of November but last Thursday,...

Where the Jobs Are

Most everyone agrees that what the economy needs right now are jobs. Jobs. That?s it, jobs. But there are a few places that have plentiful job opportunities. See this article from CNN Money to tell you more about these 25 counties...

Which Economies are Bound to Grow in the Current Financial Year?

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In 2019, the global economy has quite a lot of surprises to throw on! China which at one point of time used to be one of the biggest stories in the economic world has in recent times slowed down...

Short Sale Solution

In an attempt to thwart the overload of foreclosures that is continuing to thwart the economy, a new program is encouraging banks and owners to agree on a short sale in order to sell the property and prevent a foreclosure. A short sale is when...

Visa Revenues Up

Visa, Inc. has reported that second-quarter profits increased 33% over last year as the U.S. credit card spending has climbed for the first time in over a year. Net income for the first 3 months of 2010 was $713 million or 96 cents a share...

The Decentralized Power of Blockchain and its Future

Decentralized Power The thing that makes the concept of cryptocurrency so lucrative to people is its decentralized nature. The fact that there is no centralized body or ?middle money man? to take a cut out of a transaction...

Restoring The Rule Of Law

James K. Galbraith is the author of ?The Predator State: How Conservatives Abandoned The Free Market and Why Liberals Should Too?. He is a professor at the University of Texas At Austin. He states in an interesting Opinion piece at CBS news, "Banks Still Stand...