FA Insights is a daily newsletter from Business Insider that delivers the top news and commentary for financial advisors. These two things are an investor's greatest enemies (University of Missouri News Bureau) University of Missouri...Show More Summary
Today's stories at the business wires covering this morning's disastrous durable goods report from the Census Bureau ranged from good to absolutely horrid. March orders only increased by a seasonally adjusted 0.8 percent, less than half of the 1.7 percent to 2.0 percent increase that was expected. Show More Summary
Business Insider mined some data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics and made a map showing which jobs each state has more than the rest of the country. Some make a lot of sense based on the state, and others are not so obvious. Most people have endured a tough or draining job at some point in their lives. Show More Summary
The FBI this week issued an alert warning businesses of email scams. The bureau said the type of fraud it refers to as "business email compromise" has cost companies around $2.3 billion globally in the 15 months leading up to February. Show More Summary
Er, not really. Progresso's bluff has been called on a new set of ads that make the almost-comical insinuation that its line of General Mills?brand soups are locally sourced in rural New Jersey. The Better Business Bureau's NationalShow More Summary
Identity theft is serious business. According to the Bureau of Justice, identity theft cost victims over $24 billion in 2012, more than household burglary, motor theft, and property theft combined. It can have long-lasting and significant consequence for victims, and by all reports, it’s a really horrible experience. Show More Summary
From the BLS: Job Openings and Labor Turnover Summary The number of job openings was little changed at 5.4 million on the last business day of February, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. Hires increased to 5.4 million while separations were little changed at 5.1 million. Show More Summary
This is a video from San Diego of a whale-watching boat crashing into the dock. I called the Better Business Bureau once on a whale-watching excursion company because I spent four hours on the water and never saw a whale. Not even a dolphin. Show More Summary
An audio briefing from the Maclean's Ottawa bureau on a busy week in politics The post Maclean’s on the Hill: The budget, deficits, and Rob Ford appeared first on Macleans.ca.
The Federal Bureau of Investigation recovered the iPhone of one of the terrorists who responsible for the San Bernardino mass shooting that took place in late 2015. The FBI took Apple to court to get it’s help in decrypting the phone so the FBI could read the messages of the terrorists. Show More Summary
From the BLS: Job Openings and Labor Turnover Summary The number of job openings rose to 5.5 million on the last business day of January, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. Hires declined to 5.0 million while separations edged down to 4.9 million. Show More Summary
Which American cities have the most arduous commutes? Using Wallet Hub andCensus Bureau data, Business Insider recently compiled a ranking ofcommuting times across major U.S. cities, findingthat the average daily commute lasts 25 minutes each way.Out of about 108 million working Americans, 76 percent drive to work alone while 9 [...]
David Lazarus, Washington Post: The Better Business Bureau waded into the icky mess that is Trump University on Tuesday. It wanted to clarify the letter grade received by Donald Trump's Excellent Academic Adventure. All this to-do brings back happy memories for me of the time I attended a Trump University seminar and Trump tried to have me fired. Show More Summary
The Better Business Bureau waded into the icky mess that is Trump University on Tuesday. The BBB wanted to clarify the letter grade received by Donald Trump's Excellent Academic Adventure. All this to-do brings back happy memories for me of the time I attended a Trump University seminar and Trump...
The Better Business Bureau confirmed as much, but blasted the Trump campaign for claiming that they had faced his campaign additional information, which they said they did not do so. Photo by nordique
Trump says the “university” got high marks from students and an “A-plus” from the Better Business Bureau. OK, but that isn’t exactly the greatest stamp of approval. Many businesses pay for their BBB accreditation, leading to some questionable outfits receiving … Continued
Should billionaire showman and GOP front-runner re-read or re-watch Pinocchio because his nose will soon start to grow? The Better Business Bureau says so. The Better Business Bureau has shot down some assertions Trump made about Trump University, in reality not a real university that sparked lawsuits in court that will require Trump to testify: [...]Show More Summary
The Better Business Bureau on Tuesday briskly refuted a number of statements that Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has made about Trump University, the now-defunct real estate seminar provider that many students allegeShow More Summary
A few days ago, RedState reported that the Better Business Bureau had denied they faxed anything to Donald Trump during the last Republican debate. The BBB released a seven point statement today to clarify remarks Donald Trump made in the last Republican debate, confirming Donald Trump is still a huge liar. Show More Summary
Donald J. Trump has been boasting that his contentious Trump University educational program earned an "A" rating from the Better Business Bureau, but the bureau says it has no rating.