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Thursday, November 15, 2018

The rise of American student loan debt

By: Katelyn Williams According to the Federal Reserve, the American population is currently burdened with an all-time high level of college debt. As of 2018, the total student loan debt across the country increased to 1.48 trillion dollars leaving recent college...

China’s Concerning Credit Gap

China’s mix of politics and economics makes it an interesting study for economists, investors, and regulators. The controlling Communist Party of China has a stronger grip on its economy than other governments which proves...

CEOs move to ban sales of assault weapons

By: Cole Cronin When you think of the news in today’s world you can’t think of it without guns coming to mind.  Recent events of the shootings in Las Vegas and Florida have shaken up many...

Deutsche Bank Caught in another Scandal

By Olivia Cuccaro Beginning in March of 2015, Deutsche Bank has undergone multiple investigations because of their questionable financial statements in regards to offshore accounts. The international bank has been caught transferring $10 billion offshore through...

Trump’s $1.5 Trillion Tax Plan Defined

January 20th of this year marked the one-year anniversary of Donald Trump’s inauguration into office as President of the United States. Since being sworn into office, the US economy has seen changes in its...

An Opportunity not to be Missed

by Nanci Weinberger and Sandra Enos The value of a high-quality internship where students are challenged to apply and extend their talents and skills is invaluable. In some cases, it focuses career interests; in other...
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Economic Growth Despite Rising Oil Prices

By: Luke Calabrese We all know the pain in our pockets that comes with filling up our car when gasoline prices are on the rise.  The price per barrel of oil in the United States has risen 40% (up to around $71) in...

Trouble for Uber

Uber is uber in trouble. In fact, at a valuation of a large-cap company it may be one of the most distressed companies among its peers. The company has had its issues in the...

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