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Citi & Boston University Enable Public Discourse on Socioeconomic Change with Their Annual “Menino Survey of Mayors”

Citi & Boston University Enable Public Discourse on Socioeconomic Change with Their Annual “Menino Survey of Mayors”

In a Nutshell: Developed by the Boston University Initiative on Cities and funded by Citi, the Menino Survey of Mayors has provided valuable insight into the perspectives and priorities of our... read more »

Fitch Solutions — Credit Ratings, Research & Analytics Trusted By 90% of the World’s Top Investors

Fitch Solutions — Credit Ratings, Research & Analytics Trusted By 90% of the World’s Top Investors

In a Nutshell: If it weren’t for credit rating agencies like Fitch Ratings, the world of global finance would be far more bewildering than it already is. Founded more than a century ago, Fitch is... read more »

How Charity Navigator Crunches the Numbers to Help Donors Make Informed Giving Decisions & Make the Most of Their Deductions

How Charity Navigator Crunches the Numbers to Help Donors Make Informed Giving Decisions & Make the Most of Their Deductions

In a Nutshell: Making charitable contributions feels good, promotes generosity, and helps others, but it can also have tremendous financial benefits when it comes time to file your taxes. Founded... read more »

More Than Credit Scores: Experian Marketing Services Offers Privacy-Compliant Data Aggregation and Activation to Ensure Businesses Reach the Right Audience, at the Right Time

More Than Credit Scores: Experian Marketing Services Offers Privacy-Compliant Data Aggregation and Activation to Ensure Businesses Reach the Right Audience, at the Right Time

In a Nutshell: While traditionally thought of as one of the three major credit bureaus, Experian is also one of the “big three” original source data compilers — and has been for... read more »

From Cost of Living to Education: NationMaster’s Mission to Bring Statistical Literacy to a Broader Audience Around the Globe

From Cost of Living to Education: NationMaster’s Mission to Bring Statistical Literacy to a Broader Audience Around the Globe

In a Nutshell: Since its creation in 2003, NationMaster has been educating a global audience through statistical comparisons and engaging visuals on country-specific data such as cost of living,... read more »

GovTrack.us Provides Fact-Based Information on the Latest Legislation That’s Free from Outside Financial Influence

GovTrack.us Provides Fact-Based Information on the Latest Legislation That’s Free from Outside Financial Influence

In a Nutshell: While lawyers generate many mixed emotions, most people can agree they have at least one important purpose: translating the combination of extinct Latin phrases and complex jargon... read more »

How The “Experts Behind the Experts” at the H&R Block Tax Institute Support the World’s Largest Consumer Tax Services Provider

How The “Experts Behind the Experts” at the H&R Block Tax Institute Support the World’s Largest Consumer Tax Services Provider

In a Nutshell: With the somewhat innocuous official designation of “U.S. Code: Title 26 – Internal Revenue Code,” the American tax code is likely one of the most poorly... read more »

Using Data to Make Decisions: How Teradata Provides Analytics & Data Warehousing for the Finance Industry

Using Data to Make Decisions: How Teradata Provides Analytics & Data Warehousing for the Finance Industry

In a Nutshell: Since the dawn of digitization, every electronic transaction has created a wealth of data. For years, though, many of these digital trails, or data footprints, have been unusable.... read more »

Tax Policy Center™ Serves as an Independent Watchdog for U.S. Leaders and the Public on Tax and Budget Policy

Tax Policy Center™ Serves as an Independent Watchdog for U.S. Leaders and the Public on Tax and Budget Policy

In a Nutshell: The Tax Policy Center provides expert advice and analysis on current and proposed tax legislation to educate taxpayers and hold policymakers accountable. The experts at the Tax... read more »

A Payoff™ Study: Financial Stress Causes PTSD-Like Symptoms in 1 in 4 Americans

A Payoff™ Study: Financial Stress Causes PTSD-Like Symptoms in 1 in 4 Americans

In a Nutshell: Payoff, a lender that blends psychology with finances, recently released a groundbreaking study that found a link between financial stress and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder.... read more »