Market & Finance

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Retail sales during the holiday season in 2017 will increase up to 4% to $682 billion, although companies will hire fewer workers in November and December, according to the National Retail Federation (NRF). NRF’s forecast reflected the “very realistic steady momentum” of the U.S. economy and the industry’s overall strength,…

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Almost everyone in the United States relies on credit cards and other forms of personal loans. Some depend more heavily on these financial services than others. Though convenient, it is vital you understand that exceeding your limits can hurt your finances even more. This is especially true when you utilize…

It sounds pretty straightforward—people apply for loans to finance something. But you’ll be surprised to know that even people who have the cash to pay for something take out loans. Why is this the case? Here are the top five reasons why people borrow money. To Buy a House Even…