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    Ex-presidents have the opportunity to earn huge money through book deals and public ...
  2. GOP Vs. Democrats: Who's Best For America's Economy?

    Here's a look at the fiscal plans of past presidents and politicians that can be ...
  3. 5 Presidents Who Couldn't Secure A Second Term

    These U.S. presidents couldn't get re-elected because of policy, stiff competition ...
  4. The Most Financially Irresponsible Presidents ...

    These former presidents are widely considered to have been financially foolish. Many ...
  5. The Misery Index: Measuring Your Misfortune

    The Misery Index measures a combination of unemployment and inflation, but what does ...
  6. Wall Street History: Rogue Traders, The SEC And ...

    This week in history marks many births - including that of the SEC.
  1. What was the most miserable day for financial markets according to the Misery Index?

    The most miserable month ever according to the Misery Index was June of 1980. The all-time high for the Misery Index was ...
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