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2014-05-28 16:24:08

SAN DIEGO, May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- LoanLove.com is a borrower advice website that offers in-depth information on home loans that experienced home buyers can benefit from in an easy-to-understand and entertaining way that even first-time borrowers will be able to grasp. The team at LoanLove.com is devoted to helping empower both first time and experienced homeowners with valuable resources, first-class knowledge and connections to top-rated industry professionals and has...

2014-05-21 23:07:43

Former Chairman of Federal Reserve System reflects event’s powerful program. Arlington, Va. (PRWEB) May 21, 2014 Demonstrating its commitment to providing high-caliber, diverse leaders in its event programming, the National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS) announced today that Dr. Bernanke, chairman, The Federal Reserve System (2006-2014) will address the NACDS Total Store Expo during the morning Business Program on Sunday, August 24, 2014 at the Boston Convention and Exhibition...

2014-05-21 11:47:04

Duke University Revenue gains usually offset cost of new roads, utilities Oil and gas development from shale fields has generally helped the public finances of local communities, providing new revenues and resources that usually -- but not always -- outweigh the increased demand for public services and other costs, according to a new analysis from two Duke University researchers. Daniel Raimi and Richard Newell gathered data from communities surrounding 10 oil and gas "plays" from...

2014-05-20 16:24:18

TheStreet and RateWatch Report Top National & Regional CD Rate Issuer NEW YORK, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RateWatch, a premier banking data and analytics service owned by TheStreet, Inc. (NASDAQ: TST) reported today that national averages this week for CD rates of all durations remained unchanged as the Federal Reserve has continued to keep the short-term federal funds rate at a range of zero to 0.25% since late 2008. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130102/NY35868LOGO-b...

2014-05-19 08:23:42

LONDON, May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- - Total household debt up 314% from GBP347bn in 1990 to GBP1,437bn in 2013 - Recovery fragile: bank base rate of 3% would tip UK back into recession - 0.5% increase in base rate would spark a GBP4.8bn reduction in spending A new report on consumer credit by independent research company Verum Financial Research says the UK economy is risking a major downturn due to unsustainable levels of household debt....

2014-05-15 04:22:02

BRUSSELS, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Conference Board Leading Economic Index(® )(LEI) for the U.K. increased 0.3 percent in March, after increasing 0.4 percent in February and 0.6 percent in January. Five of the seven components made positive contributions to the index this month. The index now stands at 110.2 (2004=100). "The Leading Economic Index for the U.K. continued to increase in March, suggesting that economic growth is likely to remain strong in the months ahead,"...

2014-05-12 12:29:20

LONDON, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Brazil Business Forecast Report Q3 2014http://www.reportbuyer.com/countries/south_america/brazil/brazil_business_forecast_report_q3_2013_1.html Core ViewsWith persistent currency weakness and rising interest rates set to temper private consumption growth, and fixed investment to receive only a moderate boost from the June 2014 FIFA World Cup and final year of the PAC II growth acceleration...

2014-05-07 20:25:30

LONDON, May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:High Net Worth trends in India 2014http://www.reportbuyer.com/banking_finance/wealth_management/high_net_worth_trends_india_2015_1.htmlSynopsis-- This report is the result of WealthInsight's extensive research covering the high net worth individual (HNWI) population and wealth management market in India.-- The report focuses on HNWI performance between the end of 2008 (the peak before the global...

2014-05-07 12:25:56

NEW YORK, May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Roubini Global Economics (RGE) today announced the hiring of Sheryl King as Senior Director of Research. Sheryl will manage the research team at RGE's New York City headquarters, contributing to the development of the company's macroeconomic and asset class views. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130918/NY82562LOGO "Sheryl brings a wealth of experience from the public sector and the sell side. Her extensive knowledge of economics and...

2014-05-04 23:01:37

Debt Consolidation USA lists down the top 5 influencers on consumer spending. Los Angeles-Long Beach, CA (PRWEB) May 04, 2014 In an article published last April 30, 2014, Debt Consolidation USA lists down the top 5 spending influences in a consumer’s life. The article titled “5 Spending Influences You Need To Be Familiar With” points out that during the course of time, consumers are exposed to different triggers that can influence the spending habit. This plays a big part in...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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