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Jobless Claims Finally Show Downward Trend, Employers Holding Onto Employees

Jobless claims came in below expected, with the advance figure for seasonally adjusted claims at 310,000, a decrease of 35,000 from the previous week's level the Department of Labor stated in its…

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Inflation, Rising Wages Highlight Fed’s Latest Beige Book

Inflation and economic growth slowed by the delta variant continue to hamstring businesses while wages and employment improve, according to the Beige Book.

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What Is Tom Brady’s Net Worth?

Superstar quarterback Tom Brady of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers is preparing for the 22nd NFL season in a career of unparalleled awards and achievements. He also has quite an eye-popping net worth. Find…

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Gen Z Feels Financially Unprepared for Adulthood — But Has Hope for the Future

In spite of a growing economy and booming job market, members of Generation Z say they are financially ill-prepared to face adulthood. See: 5 Financial Steps Gen Z Should Be Taking Now Find: Money's…

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Consumer Credit Increased Again in July, Yet Credit Scores Continue To Improve

Consumer credit rose in July at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 4.7%, according to the latest report released today by the Federal Reserve Board. Revolving credit also increased at an annual rate…

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