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What it means for retailers and consumers

A cotton field Scott Olson | Getty Images The last time cotton prices were this high was in July 2011. “In 2011 we needed a prayer meeting”, Levi Strauss Chief Executive Chip Bergh told investors on a conference call Wednesday. Bergh remembered just going to a denim dealer and finding his way around Levi’s store. […]

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Being profitable in boxing means not saying you are sorry

Making money boxing means never having to apologize. Not for Evander Holyfield risking his life at the age of 58 just to make a few dollars. Especially not to steal money from gullible fans for a farce of a pay-per-view show that would have done terrible damage to the sport, if only it hadn’t been […]

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Much less college students means empty dorms, much less cash at Pennsylvania’s public universities – WPXI

PITTSBURGH – University officials at eight of the state’s 14 public universities are trying to find a way to deal with falling enrollments, less money, and whole wings and floors of dorm buildings. The Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education continues to finalize the details of the merger between a number of the state’s universities […]

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Sustainable investing now not means decrease returns

The CEO of the banking giant Swiss credit told CNBC that the coronavirus pandemic “has greatly accelerated the trend towards ESG and sustainability,” and has sought to highlight the investment opportunity across the board. “The demand we see – from both our residential and institutional customers – for ESG-compliant products is growing all the time,” […]

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Why The Jobs Report Means Extra Simple Cash From The Federal Reserve

WASHINGTON, April 28, 2021 – Photo taken on April 28, 2021 shows the Federal Reserve in … [+] Washington, DC, USA. The US Federal Reserve held its key interest rates unchanged at record lows of near zero on Wednesday as economic recovery picks up on advances in COVID-19 vaccination and strong fiscal support. (Photo by […]

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Cash Isn’t Pouring Into U.S. Shares. What It Means for the Market.

Text size According to Bank of America, the average institutional equity fund has 4% of its assets in cash. A lower number would be a sell signal. Dream time Many investors are already fully invested in the US stock market – a negative signal for stock prices. Money has not been aggressively pouring into stocks […]

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New merger means United Manner prescription card might prevent more cash on drugs

MACON, Ga. – The United Way of Central Georgia announced that it is merging its FamilyWize prescription drug card with the SingleCare rebate plan. That means you could save even more money than you did before. The merger offers a larger network of pharmacies and bigger prescription discounts. According to United Way, the card has […]

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Voucher enlargement means much less cash for public colleges | Garrett Clipper

The expansion of vouchers means less money for public schools As a math teacher at a public school for 26 years, let me first state that I was never against private or religious schools. I believe the voucher initiative began with an honorable mission: to give the poor the opportunity to choose the school of […]