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The Positive and Negative Impacts of Globalization; Financial and Other Implications

The Positive and Negative Impacts of Globalization; Financial and Other Implications

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Financial, Economic, and Societal Consequences of Globalization The global economy continues to be in the forefront of the media. In a McKinnon and Thurm Wall Street Journal article, “U.S. Firms Move Abroad to Cut Taxes“, several U.S. companies are profiled as they move their headquarters abroad to save on taxes. This particular cost cutting strategy...

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Cyber Monday-Carnival of Personal Finance #431

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Take a break from shopping to get money smart at this week’s Cyber Monday Carnival of Personal Finance. Coming from a financially conservative background, we never went overboard with holiday gifts. And now that our daughter is older, that tradition continues. We bought her a watch (Hello Kitty) and went  to visit my parents. We had a great time and the gifts...

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On Line Gambling Can be Low Cost Fun

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Discount Gambling Tips My family are long time visitors to Las Vegas, the gambling capitol of the U.S.A. We are not big gamblers, actually, we are the worst consumers ever for casinos. That is because we take advantage of the deep discounts offered to visitors and barely gamble at all. The casinos expect that visitors will drop lots of cash at the tables or in the...

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