Canadian dollar is mixed today, thanks in large part to questions about what’s next for the loonie, and for currencies in general.
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If you managed to hang on since the Great Recession, you might be in line for a turnaround. Brendan Ross, with Direct Lending Investments, LLC, believes that there are three reasons for small business owners to feel optimistic about a small business recovery:
There is no major data on the docket for the pound, so sterling is at the mercy of data and announcements from everywhere else.
While we’ve long since left the most recent recession behind, the reality is that many of us are still looking for indications that the economy is truly on the track to a full recovery.
It offers a look at how consumer prices might really be impacted if companies like Walmart paid its employees enough that they don’t have to be on food stamps.
There is talk that the minimum wage will increase to $15 for servers in Washington. Would you stop tipping servers if they made as much as you?
Americans are struggling financially. Wages are stagnant, consumer spending is down, decent jobs are hard to find, and gas and food prices are up and, no, it is not the 1970s.