Economy: Two cheers for a lackluster economy – . has kept rates low to extend this fragile expansion, leaving little room to cut rates. The end of an expansion is visible only after it happens. It is possible the economy will continue to grow.
A First-Half Review Of The Markets – After finishing last year with a 2018 calendar loss of. are so in-favor in the current investing climate, where low interest rates, which have dominated the investing landscape the past.
Robert P. Jones on the Decline of White Christian America. – · Trump Can’t Reverse the Decline of White Christian America. He repeatedly cast himself as the last chance for Republicans and conservative white Christians to step back from the cliff, to preserve their power and way of life. In an interview on Pat Robertson’s Christian Broadcasting Network (CBN) in early September,
Chances for a tax audit have rarely been this low – CNBC – · Chances for a tax audit have rarely been this low. The IRS, however, has said an audit would not prevent an individual from releasing the returns. Corporate audits were down by 17 percent last year. Just 0.49 percent of corporations were audited, the lowest rate in at least a decade.
2018 Interest Rate Forecast: How the Next Fed Rate Hike. – · The last rate hike in June 2018 took rates from 1.75 percent to 2 percent, and the members of the committee have generally demonstrated support for two more rate hikes before the end of the year. Generally speaking, the lower interest rates are, the easier it is for the economy to grow.
Wall Street Asks When, Not if, the Fed Will Cut Interest Rates – Mr. Powell signaled last week. to expect rate cuts sooner rather than later. The president’s penchant for waging economic wars with other countries puts the Fed in a tough spot as it tries to keep.
India Raises Tariffs on Imports, Taxes for the Super Rich as It Seeks Growth – Growth for the last fiscal year, at 6.8%, was also a five-year low. All important indicators. and 15% on income above 10.
Nordstrom Last Chance Store: Shopping's Hidden Gem. – In what might be Arizona and Illinois’ best kept secret, the Last Chance store is a place where items from Nordstrom go on sale for as much as 95 percent off. A paradise for bargain shoppers where Marc Jacob handbags, Jimmy Choo shoes and wedding dresses are sold for as low as $4.
Non-Farm Payrolls Preview: Three scenarios for the EUR/USD reaction as the Fed figures out its loosening strategy – This is a repeat of last month’s projections. The unemployment rate is forecast to. and has even set a higher low,
Last Chance to Paint John Dyer’s environment & climate. – ‘Last Chance to Paint’ An Invitation to join the adventures Primary, secondary & home educated children from around the world, up to age 16 can take part This is a unique opportunity for children to ‘travel’, create, connect to the natural world & then to exhibit their art alongside the Eden Project’s artist in residence John Dyer