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  1. Big banks accused of offering inducements to win super accountsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | ABC News

    Australia's big banks are being accused of offering special inducements to businesses to switch the default superannuation fund used for the retirement nest eggs of their employees. Research conducted for Industry Super Australia said some banks were offering employers discounts on business banking, insurance products, tickets to sporting events and even iPads to win management of their company's 9.25 per cent employer super contribution.

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  2. Hong Kong property cooling measures cloud dreams of young homebuyersRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    Wong Man-lok and his wife Ho Wai-man face another four years of saving after the government's latest cooling measures. Photo: David Wong Before tying the knot with his sweetheart in 2013, Wong Man-lok had a plan to cut his spending to save enough to buy a small property within two years and start a family in a flat he owns.

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  3. Stryker Phd Named Washington Horse of YearRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Blood Horse

    The Hours, as well as his breeders - Char Clark and Todd Havens - and his trainers, Larry and Sharon Ross, were warmly applauded by the more than 200 in attendance for the Washington Thoroughbred Annual Awards ceremony Feb. 28 at Emerald Downs. The Hours were also were named as the leading owner by Washington-bred earnings in 2014, all due to Stryker Phd's 2014 tally of $192,900.

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  4. MFIs count Mudra gainsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    Calcutta, March. 1: Microfinance institutions are eyeing higher credit offtake from small businesses with the setting up of a refinance agency - Mudra Bank - proposed by finance minister Arun Jaitley in the budget.

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  5. China rate cut renews economic concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    A surprise rate cut by China's central bank underscores the increasingly aggressive measures the leadership is relying on to rev up activity in the world's second-largest economy. The rate cut shaves a quarter of a percentage point off benchmark lending and deposit rates, and came less than four months after the last reduction--sooner than many economists and analysts expected.

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  6. Is Canada at risk of a balance sheet recession?Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | MacLeans

    A Q&A with Richard Koo, one of the world's top economic thinkers on the dangers of debt and deleveraging-and why Canada should watch out Richard Koo, the chief economist at Japan's Nomura Research Institute, is widely regarded as an expert on the dangers of "balance sheet recessions," a term he coined to explain why Japan's economy has continued to struggle despite incredibly low interest rates. Earlier this week Maclean's wrote about Koo's research and what lessons it might hold for Canada.

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  7. Germantown woman has big ideas on affordable housingRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Philly.com

    Nora Lichtash has lived in Germantown for more than 40 years. Now she is pitching a development project there for affordable housing that would allow renters to convert their units into equity and home ownership.

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  8. Nemtsov Rally Should Worry Russia's LeadersRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    I've written about Brazil pre-Lula and post-Lula and spent the last five years covering all aspects of the country for Dow Jones, Wall Street Journal and Barron's. Meanwhile, for an undetermined amount of time, and with a little help from my friends, I will be parachuting primarily into Brazil, Russia, India and China.

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  9. This Should Be Your First InvestmentRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

    Today's young adults face huge financial obstacles, with huge amounts of student loan debt, difficulties in getting good jobs, and overall lack of confidence about their long-term prospects. The last thing most young people are prepared to do is to start thinking about laying the groundwork for accumulating wealth decades into the future.

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  10. Seniors: higher percentage of income spent on housingRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    At 73 years old, Joyce Higinbotham expected this would be the time in her life to travel with her husband, Bill, and visit friends, family and all the places the high school sweethearts hadn't explored while raising three children in rural eastern Kansas. Instead, Joyce lives in a one-bedroom apartment in a senior community in west Wichita, a few miles down the road from Bill, who at 74 has been living in the memory care wing of an assisted living facility for the past six months.

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  11. Zimbabwe: Keep Track of Your Cash Flow, AlwaysRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    There are few circumstances that can't be handled and recovered from if key executives and managers have internalised a cash-flow mindset and integrated it into their management style." -- Bill McGuiness, author of the book Cash Rules: Learn and Manage the 7 Cash-Flow Drivers for Your Company's Success It is a relentless onslaught.

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  12. Yankees News: David Ortiz and Mark Teixeira paint different pictures of Alex RodriguezRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Yanks Go Yard

    Punta Cana , D.R. - December 13th: David Ortiz and Alex Rodriguez at Pairings Party at the 6th Annual DAVID ORTIZ CELEBRITY GOLF CLASSIC Powered By FUSE at the Sanctuary Cap Cana in Punta Cana,D.R. on December 13th, 2013 Mandatory Credit: Chaz Niell/David Ortiz Children's Fund Spring Training is finally underway, and with New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez making his return after a year-long suspension, everyone is being asked questions regarding Rodriguez, especially those close to him. For years, Rodriguez had a close friendship with first baseman turned designated hitter David Ortiz of the rival Boston Red Sox.

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  13. 3 Stocks That Could Make Huge Moves This WeekRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

    Trying to time the market is not a good idea. That's doubly true when you know volatility is right around the corner.

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  14. Estonians vote under shadow of resurgent RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    Estonians voted Sunday in an election marked by jitters over a militarily resurgent Russia and a popular pro-Kremlin party, with the security-focused centre-left coalition tipped for another term. Moscow's annexation of Crimea last year and its meddling in eastern Ukraine have galvanised the European Union, including this eurozone member of 1.3 million people, a quarter of whom are ethnic Russian.

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  15. Lamesa, Muleshoe listed as most affordable places to liveRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    SmartAsset.com rated Lamesa as No. 7 and Muleshoe as No. 8 in its list of the 10 cheapest towns in the Lone Star State in which to buy a home.

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  16. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Lucianne.com

    This past Tuesday, Cliff Kincaid held his National Press Club conference, America's Enemies in Hollywood Then and Now. Cliff's guests included Allan Ryskind, long-time editor of Human Events; Lawyer, author, and 9-11 survivor Deborah Weiss, who describes the breadth of CAIR's malevolent machinations, including influence operations in Hollywood; and Trevor Loudon, the intrepid researcher from New Zealand who has exposed much of what we know today about Obama's radicalism.

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  17. U.S. Trademark Law: When First Isn't Good Enough in BrandingRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Small Business Trends

    First isn't always good enough for brands, and that's a lesson many small businesses learn the hard way. That's because "first" means something different in the United States than it does in most other countries around the world.

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  18. Europe cracking as Austria becomes newest country to force depositor bail-insRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    On March 1, the nationalized bank known as the Heta Asset Resolution in Austria was found to be vastly short of capital during an audit of this 'bad bank'. Subsequently, the finance ministry announced that the state would not be supplying emergency funds in the amount of 7.9 billion euros and instead approved measures that would allow a bail-in to occur where creditor assets would be free to be pillaged by the resolution bank to cover this capital shortfall.

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  19. Is Sam's Club Losing Buyers to Wal-Mart Stores Inc.?Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

    The study found that five of these items were priced slightly higher or equal at Sam's Club -- paper towels, garbage bags, and ketchup carried higher price tags, while laundry detergent and cat food were offered at the same prices under both formats. The station said, "adding it all up, Sam's Club was $5 cheaper than Walmart."

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  20. Tactical Asset Allocation - March 2015 UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Month number 2 for 2015 has come and gone. I'll get right to the updates for this coming month, March 2015.

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