Economy

How debt settlement programs can reduce your debt for good

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Debt can be a scary thing, no matter who you are or what your financial situation looks like. Even people with good jobs and stable home lives can find themselves in precarious situations due to mounting debt or reckless spending. Don’t procrastinate It’s easy to ignore a small mountain of debt …

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George Soros lost $1 billion following Trump election win

George Soros losses 1 billion Trump election

Billionaire hedge fund manager and major Hillary Clinton backer George Soros lost nearly a billion dollars in stock since President-elect Donald Trump won the White House. Soros returned to the stock market, trading at Soros Fund Management LLC, which manages almost $30 billion in assets for Soros and his family. …

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China’s plan to dominate the global gold market

China dominate global gold market

Status as one of the world’s biggest bullion importers, participation in the gold fix at the London exchange and a plan to establish a jewelry gold investment center in Shanghai has turned China into one of the leading players in the global gold market in 2016. Gold entered the New …

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Italian banks are on the brink of collapse

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There’s an old saying: “What’s sauce for the goose is sauce for the gander.” The meaning is obvious — if you insist on something for others, you have to be prepared to hold yourself to the same standard. A version of that is playing out in Europe today. And right …

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Will sports betting help the economy?

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Sports betting is at an all time high right in Las Vegas, with a record $1 billion being bet on MLB baseball this past 2016 season. The football season isn’t finished, but it is on pace to break records as well. Last year “only” $1.6 billion was bet on football …

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Social Costs of Online Gambling from an Economic Perspective

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Over the years, a number of studies have been conducted regarding online gambling in other to figure out how it affects economy and society in general. Some of the main costs identified by the different studies on the social front include: Increased cost of social service Psychological illnesses Suicide Bankruptcy …

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