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  • Valentine's Day
    Boost sales with Valentine's Day leftovers
    Use it to impact the bottom lineGenerally, retailers plan months ahead Valentine’s Day to design its product offering to its customers, just as we do for our significant other. One of the steps at the planning stage is taken by its...
  • Obama gives economic speech
    U.S. economy grows 3.6% in Q3
    On December 5, the Commerce Department released revised growth rates for the third quarter of 2013. The news that the annualized growth rate had increased from 2.8%, a rate that marginally exceeds population growth, to 3..6% a rate that, if...
  • Texas Lawmakers Are Fighting Sex Trafficking By Targeting Demand
    Texas Lawmakers Are Fighting Sex Trafficking By Targeting Demand
    On July 24h Federal Texas lawmakers introduced a new bill that will target buyers of sex trafficking. The bill called "End Sex Trafficking Act of 2013” is a bipartisan and bicameral bill that will combat the demand side of human...
  • Selling Your Home in Winter
    Top Reasons to Sell Your Home Before the End of This Year
    We are getting close to the end of the year, and that means many people are thinking about putting their home on the market. But first, most want to get through the holidays. What most sellers don’t realize is that they may be missing a...
  • China and world demand for corn to drive up prices on projected record harvests
    China and world demand for corn to drive up prices on projected record harvests
    With China experiencing massive crop failures due to both drought and flooding in several areas of the country, prices for food, particularly corn-based products, are expected to rise even higher despire projected record harvests.The world has...
  • Physical gold may triple in price due to supply more than demand
    Physical gold may triple in price due to supply more than demand
    A new report issued on June 13th by Standard Charter is predicting gold prices to more than triple, and potentially reach $5000 an ounce based on supply issues, and not worldwide demand. These prices are tied to the physical metal itself, and not...
  • Demand for guns rises as Americans prepare for economic collapse
    Demand for guns rises as Americans prepare for economic collapse
    God, gold, and guns are the three G's mantra of many conservatives and tea-party members alike. And it appears that statistics are bearing them out as people bunker down for what they see as a financial collapse, or a severe depression.In a...
  • I'm sure we all remember doing this
    Watch Your Mouth!
    How did we get to a time where recessions are referred to like natural disasters, or viruses? We hear such rhetoric all the time, such as a company or industry being “hit” by the recession, just like being hit by a hurricane or an...