page contents

Daily Archives: February 5, 2018

You need to do some math on your new paycheck

NEW YORK (Reuters) – When I received my first paycheck reflecting the new tax law, I was worried. I hate to owe money to the IRS at the end of the year and have always adjusted my W-4 tax withholding form to take out enough to ensure a small refund at year’s end. The amount withheld from my check for ...

Read More »

iQOS Expected To Be A Key Growth Driver For Philip Morris

Shutterstock photo 2017 can be considered to be a transitional year for Philip Morris International ( PM ). The company stated its intentions to committing to a ‘smoke-free’ future, even placing ads in leading UK newspapers, claiming its ambition to “stop selling cigarettes” in the region. The development of reduced risk products, such as iQOS, has been a boon for the ...

Read More »

Dow Tumbles Nearly 1200 Points as Selloff Turns to Slaughter

Stocks were in free fall this afternoon, and they’re continuing to fall in after-hours trading. The S&P 500 tumbled 4.1% to 2,648.94, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average plunged 1175 points, or 4.6% to 24,345.75. The Nasdaq Composite has dropped 3.8% to 6967.53. The Dow has dropped as much as 1597 points earlier this afternoon. E-mini S&P 500 futures have ...

Read More »

Las Vegas sees boom in housing starts

Housing starts in Las Vegas, Nevada, surged to housing boom levels at the end of 2017, according to a new survey from Metrostudy, a provider of primary and secondary market information to the housing and related industries. Housing starts increased 9% from the fourth quarter of 2016 to the fourth quarter of 2017, bringing new home construction to its highest ...

Read More »

A decade after recession, a jump in U.S. states with wage gains

OAKLAND, Calif./CANTON, N.Y./WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The kind of pay raises for which American workers have waited years are now here for a broadening swath of the country, according to a Reuters analysis of state-by-state data that suggests falling unemployment has finally begun boosting wages. Average pay rose by more than 3 percent in at least half of U.S. states last ...

Read More »

Toronto's Traffic Congestion: REALTORS Seek Solutions

Traffic congestion, overcrowded public transit and Toronto’s Land Transfer Tax are combining to make life more difficult for the region’s residents — and costing them millions of dollars, REALTORS® attending a Toronto Real Estate Board (TREB) event were told recently. The board reached out to local governments and policymakers to ask what they are doing about issues of mobility and ...

Read More »

What Is Bitcoin And Cryptocurrency And How Do They Work?

[unable to retrieve full-text content] … blockchain? As we mentioned earlier, cryptocurrencies operate using a technology called Blockchain. This is a process that means every Bitcoin is … against hackers e.g. Bitcoin’s blockchain technology is less focused on … Bitcoin? The more interesting question is: what’s the future of blockchain … … Blockchain News

Read More »

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. more information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.