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Working with a local investment advisor offers unique benefits

Selecting an investment manager can be difficult and is one of the most important financial decisions an individual makes with respect to their wealth. For the DIY crowd, there are a number of online trading platforms that provide access to a myriad ...

By | 2018-11-16T07:00:00+00:00 November 16th, 2018|Economics|

Oregon economists warn of a rougher road ahead

Oregon's economic party may be coming to an end. As the Oregonian reports, yesterday's state revenue forecast indicates that economists expect "a considerable slowdown" over the next two years. The forecast gauges how much money will flow into the sta...

By | 2018-11-15T14:29:19+00:00 November 15th, 2018|Economics|

USA Technologies plan to regain listing compliance accepted by Nasdaq

Payment solutions provider USA Technologies said that the Nasdaq Stock Market has accepted the company’s plan to regain compliance with the listing rule that will allow its stock to continue trading on the market.  On Oct. 2, Malvern-based USAT (NASDA...

By | 2018-11-15T13:30:29+00:00 November 15th, 2018|Economics|

Sears close to loan deal to keep doors open through holidays

Sears Holdings Corp. is closing in on a deal with Great American Capital Partners, in addition to other lenders, for $350 million in additional bankruptcy financing to keep the doors open through the holidays. The funding would be a boost to a $300 mi...

By | 2018-11-14T19:55:13+00:00 November 14th, 2018|Economics|

Survey: Nearing retirement, many baby-boomer business owners have no plans for transition

As America's baby-boom generation prepares for retirement, some observers have a question: What's going to happen to their businesses? There are more than 2 million baby boomer-age business owners in the U.S., with many here in the Sunshine State. But...

By | 2018-11-13T21:22:55+00:00 November 13th, 2018|Economics|

American Eagle leads $3.45M investment round in Dormify

A provider of dorm room furnishings has raised $3.45 million in a funding round led by American Eagle Outfitters Inc. Dormify announced the Series A financing round after the two companies had partnered for nearly three years. It will use the invest...

By | 2018-11-10T00:13:23+00:00 November 10th, 2018|Economics|