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Number of job seekers launching businesses hits four-year high

The number of job seekers starting up their own businesses hit a four-year high in 2009, according to a report today.The percentage of unemployed people becoming entrepreneurs soared 69% to 8.6% from a record low of 5.1% in 2008, according...
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Gas Prices Hit 2-Month Highs, Rise At Fastest In a Decade

Business & Finance : Zero Hedge (46 minutes ago)

Despite still low crude oil prices, gas prices at the pump have been on the rise recently. While still at levels not seen since 2009, gas prices in February have surged at the fastest pace in at least a decade to 2-month highs. As S... Read Post

The Global Economy Is Not "Off The Lows"

Business & Finance : Zero Hedge (5 hours ago)

On the day when the MSCI World Stock Index hits a fresh record high - enthused by the exuberance of the US markets - we thought it more than a little ironic that Global GDP growth expectations for 2015 just hit a fresh record low...... Read Post

As U.S. Home Ownership Hits a 20-Year Low, Can the Recovery Be for Real?

Business & Finance : Huffington Post: Business Blog (7 hours ago)

A number of pundits continue to say how well the economy is doing, that inflation and unemployment are under control, that jobs are being created at a rapid and consistent pace, and that our economy is growing at rates not seen in m... Read Post

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