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How to Start Your Emergency Fund Now

Plan for the unexpected to avoid financial hardship

Tips for starting an emergency fund

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Small Business Resilient in the Face of Harsh February Weather, According to Direct Capital Lending Index

A Look at the Catastrophic Economic Impact of Sandy

The hurricane's damage has long term effects

Millions have been affected by the storm and its aftermath

By Ashley R. Harris

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Banks Give Customers Fee Reprieve in Sandy Aftermath

For a short time customers will avoid banking fees

Customers finally get a break from hurricane storm

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Shoppers Have More to Spend This Holiday Season

Consumers plan to budget, turn to mobile this season

Consumers will turn to mobile, budget more this season, analysts say

By Ashley R. Harris

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5 Ways to Cut Your Grocery Bill Right Now

A penny saved is a penny earned in the grocery aisles

How can you maximize your hard-earned funds in the grocery store?

By Ashley R. Harris

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After Hurricane Sandy: How You Can Help

A few ways to give immediate assistance to those in need

Millions are still in need of essentials in the aftermath of the storm

By Ashley R. Harris

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One Year after Superstorm Sandy, Many Small Businesses Aren't Prepared for the Next Disaster

Sandy Shuts Down Wall Street for Second Consecutive Day

The financial hub has not been closed for days in a row since 1888

Sandy continues its destruction up the Eastern Seaboard

By Ashley R. Harris

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Consumer Spending Increased in September

Economy shows positive trend just week before presidential election

Numbers show broad economic improvement

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One Year after Superstorm Sandy, Many Small Businesses Aren't Prepared for the Next Disaster

A Few Ways Frankenstorm Can Help, Not Hurt You

Getting ready for the storm requires that you think, plan ahead

How to take advantage of an unfortunate situation

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Co-Pay? No Way, Healthcare Changes Looming

Companies dropping co-payment for co-insurance

Could your industry be the next to be affected?

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Need Quick Cash? Look Around the House for Unused, Broken Electronics

A little cleaning up around the house can help line your pockets

A little cleaning up around the house can help line your pockets

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3 Hottest Food Trends Sure to Eat a Hole in Your Wallet

Tightening your budget may mean you don't have to loosen your belt

Will you be able to avoid the popular trends in favor of a fatter wallet?

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Popeyes Is Louisiana Fast — Minn. and Calif., Fast, Too

Development means opportunity for investors

Popeyes will spend nearly $13 million to creat restaurants in Minn. and Calif.

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New York to Set Tax on Lap Dances, Court Rules

Could taxes on live entertainment affect cash transactions?

Could taxes on live entertainment affect cash transactions?

By Ashley R. Harris

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Scary Easy! Quick Ways to Save Big This Halloween

Goons and goblins alike should get ready to save their pennies

Halloween expenses can add up — here’s how to stem the tide!

By Ashley R. Harris

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Income-Based Student Loan Repayment Complicated, Overlooked

Confusion could be root cause of non-payment in many cases

According to the New York Federal Reserve, nearly 5 million people are behind on payments.…

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3 Steps to Avoid Getting Swindled for Your Money

Don't let your money disappear from you, now.

These three steps can help keep you in the black

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Harlem is Getting a Whole Foods

Grocer coming to historically black neighborhood

Whole Foods is now part of the Harlem’s rapid transformation.

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GoDaddy Users No Longer on Cloud Nine

Brands, small businesses reevaluate hosting needs

Will GoDaddy rebrand itself after this latest hiccup?

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Food, Energy Prices on the Rise

Upward trend to persist, experts say

The numbers aren’t dire, but since consumer wages haven’t kept up the pace of growth,…

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Ask Sheree: When an Employee Suffers Cultural Bias

What should I do when I sense that my manager is culturally biased against me?
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How to Start a Profitable T-Shirt Business

T-shirts are contemporary wardrobe staples for men, women, and children today. Building an online T-shirt…

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