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Story Idea: Rise of the Dollar Store

While it may feel as though the brick-and-mortar store era is coming to an end, there is

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Must-Read Money Stories for Tuesday, Feb. 28

Trump plans to spike defense budget, cut others The Washington Post reports that President Trump is set

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How to Use BLS Data to Report on Women’s Employment

When post-inauguration women’s marches made headlines across the country, women-in-the-workforce issues became hot topics. Here are some tips

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Must-Read Money Stories for Monday, Feb. 27

More big-box store closings, job losses J.C. Penny divulged plans Friday to shutter up to 140

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Must-Read Money Stories for Friday, Feb. 24

Former I.M.F. director convicted of embezzlement The New York Times reported Rodrigo Rato, an ex-managing director

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Business Movies That Business Writers Love

There are some great business movies out there. In order to identify the best of the bunch,

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Financial Market Reporting, Part 5: “Real Stuff,” Commodities and Futures Contracts

Previous posts introduced the markets and the best-known investment vehicles, stocks and bonds. But even if

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Must-Read Money Stories for Thursday, Feb. 23

Fed unsure of the Trump effect Written notes from the central bank’s January/February meeting indicate that many

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Business Story Ideas: The Cost of Fertility Treatment

According to data published by the National Health Statistics Reports in 2014, 12 percent of women

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Must-Read Money Stories for Wednesday, Feb. 22

Yahoo salvages Verizon deal After months of delays imposed by the disclosure of two massive data

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