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  1. 4 Way to Move Beyond Long-Term Unemployment

    The long-term unemployed should reach out for personal help, career advice and consider ...
  2. Is the U.S. Housing Market Really Coming Back?

    Analyze housing data to determine if the U.S. market is recovering, and assess price, ...
  3. 2 Reasons Why the Stock Market Leads the Economy

    Pay attention to how economic strength can follow a sustained stock market advance ...
  4. Should You Buy Private Unemployment Insurance?

    Your state only provides so much – should you purchase additional private coverage ...
  5. Labor Market Worse Than Feared

    Harris Poll shows labor market is in bad shape.
  6. U.S. Labor Participation Rate at Record Lows

    In absolute terms, labor participation hit an all-time low.
  1. 2 Reasons Why the Stock Market Leads the Economy

    Pay attention to how economic strength can follow a sustained stock market advance ...
  2. 3 Stocks to Play a Falling Unemployment Rate ...

    Three stocks to consider as the unemployment rate falls.
  3. What Makes LinkedIn Different From Facebook and ...

    Even with its network of 250 million members, Mountain View, Calif.-based LinkedIn ...
  1. What are the best free online calculators for calculating my taxable income?

    Find out where to locate the best online calculators to determine your taxable income and why it is important to know this ...
  2. What economic indicators are important to consider when investing in the retail sector?

    Learn why the unemployment rate and Consumer Confidence Index are two of the best economic indicators when investing in the ...
  3. How does comprehensive income get reported on my 1040?

    Find out how comprehensive, or total, income is reported on IRS Form 1040, including some examples of the many types of income ...
  4. What is the key difference between the participation rate and the unemployment rate?

    Learn the key differences between the participation rate and unemployment rate, and how taken together, they can provide ...
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